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In the heart of the savannah bushveld is the city of Rustenburg, brimming with natural beauty at the foot of the Magaliesburg Mountains. [] 


Name: Rustenburg. The city's name originates from Dutch.

Province: North West

Population: 395 539

Altitude: 1500m Geography: Located on the Highveld Plateau with low mountains and grasslands in the north western part of South Africa.

Climate: Rustenburg enjoys a sub-tropical climate with temperatures around 16°C during winter and 31°C during summer. The climate is generally ideal for year round outdoor activities.

Key Economic Sectors: Mining, Agriculture

Professional Football Clubs: Platinum Stars (Premier)



Royal Bafokeng Stadium: The Royal Bafokeng Stadium is named after the Bafokeng People who own shares in the platinum mines in the area.


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