About our region
Pretoria (sometimes referred to as Tshwane) is a city in the northern part of Gauteng Province. It is one of the country's three capital cities, serving as the executive and de facto national capital.
Pretoria is popularly known as the Jacaranda City - thousands of Jacaranda trees create a sea of purple when they bloom during October. It is also the largest educational centre in South Africa and is home to three Universities as well as many excellent schools.