Molemane Eye Nature Reserve

Molemane Eye


Molemane 11km from Ottoshoop on the Lichtenburg – Zeerust Road.

The Eye

The Molemane Eye and Farm is a singular place. Its setting and abundance of attractions provide variety – an essential ingredient to enjoyment!

The Molemane Eye and historically significant places which include a National Monument. The old Duncan-Rose farmhouse has been converted into a museum.

Other developments include game stocking for breeding purposes with high value game species such as rhino, buffalo, sable and eland.

The area has a rich cultural history, and mining connotations locally and in the immediate vicinity.


Its accessibility and proximity to Gauteng makes it an attractive weekend getaway. It is situated just off two major local and international tourist arteries – the N4 to Gaborone and the “Kalahari Super Highway”.


This is a development project funded out of the Provincial Capital Development Fund, to the tune of R8,3 million in 2003.


There is a central conference and entertainment area overlooking the dam and offering some catering facilities.


Fishing is only for persons resident in the reserve. Angling may be done in the dam for Bass on a catch and release basis and no live bait may be used – artificial lures with barbless hooks only.

Tented Camp

Accommodation is in en-suite safari tents along the lake edge.

Caravan/Camp Site

The caravan and camp sites are located along the river.