My East Rand Blog

all about beards

All About Beards

  All About Beards – The beard has been growing in popularity since the mid 2000’s. But it wasn’t until spring of 2013, that the full beard took over the world. When will it end?...

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National Braai Day 2015

National Braai Day 2015 – The National Braai Day initiative aims to position National Heritage Day as South Africa’s annual day of celebration. We call on all South Africans to unite around fires, share our heritage and wave our flag...

Heritage Day on 24 September

Heritage Day on 24 September

Heritage Day on 24 September recognises and celebrates the cultural wealth of our nation. We as South Africans celebrate the day by remembering the cultural heritage of the many cultures that make up the...

East Rand

East Rand

Image: Germiston CBD (Wikipedia) The East Rand is the eastern part of the Witwatersrand that is joined with the Johannesburg area. This area became settled by Europeans after a gold-bearing reef was discovered in 1886 and sparked...

Blades and Triggers Paintball Range

Blades and Triggers Paintball Range

Blades and Triggers Paintball Range is the number 1 paintball range in the East Rand! They have 5 paintball fields and 2 function venues! Great for kids parties, corporate events and team building or just...

easy banana smoothie

Easy Banana Smoothie

Easy Banana Smoothie Ingredients 1 Banana 1 Cup Milk 1 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract 1 Egg 2 Tablespoon White Sugar 1 Pinch Ground Cinnamon Directions In a blender, combine banana, milk, vanilla, egg and sugar....

bokkie park east rand

Bokkie park East Rand

Image: Julene Muller Photography (Facebook) Bokkie Park in East Rand, is a great place for a day out to enjoy for the entire family.   Playground for the kids Feed the animals Bunny Rabbits Pony...

Apple will release their electric car in 2019

Apple will release their electric car in 2019

Photo: Apple will release their electric car in 2019(Yahoo) According to a recent article that was published the California tech giant will be releasing their electric vehicle in 2019.  They have been speeding up...