Delta Park (Johannesburg)

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Delta Park
Type Inner city park
Location Craighall Road, Victory Park, Gauteng
Nearest city Johannesburg
Coordinates 26°7′24″S 28°0′30″E / 26.12333°S 28.00833°E / -26.12333; 28.00833Coordinates: 26°7′24″S 28°0′30″E / 26.12333°S 28.00833°E / -26.12333; 28.00833
Area 104 hectares (260 acres)
Created 1963
Operated by Johannesburg City Parks
Open All year
Species 180 birds species
Parking Craighall Road, Victory Park
Cnr. of Pitcairn Road and Penelope Avenue
Website www.jhbcityparks.com

Delta Park is one of the biggest parks in Johannesburg, South Africa. It is adjacent to the suburbs of Blairgowrie and Victory Park. It comprises 108 hectares of grassland and woodland, and three tree-lined dams. It has walking trails, a "sensory trail" and bird watching hides. It incorporates the Florence Bloom Bird Sanctuary and the Delta Environmental Centre. The latter offers wildlife-related courses to adults and children, including holiday programmes; about 20 000 children take part in the programmes every year.

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