SAASTA Head Office

Tel +27 (0)12 392-9300
Fax +27 (0)12 320-7803

Physical address
Didacta Building, 211 Nana Sita Street, Pretoria, South Africa

Postal address
Box 1758, Pretoria, South Africa, 0001

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Directions to SAASTA from Johannesburg

  • Travel on the Ben Schoeman freeway to Pretoria City Centre
  • You will enter Pretoria through Kgosi Mamphuru Street
  • Cross Visagie Street
  • Cross Nana Sita Street (running West)
  • Cross Nana Sita Street (running East) – keep right
  • Turn right into Francis Baard Street – keep right
  • Cross Sophie De Bruyn Street
  • Cross Bosman Street
  • Cross Paul Kruger Street
  • Turn right into Thabo Sehume Street – keep right
  • Turn right into Nana Sita Street (running West)
  • Keep left
  • The Didacta Building is situated in the middle of the block on the left. Look out for a model astronaut in front of the building.
  • Entrance to Parking Garage is situated on the left hand side of Nana Sita Street

Johannesburg Observatory

The Johannesburg Observatory is SAASTA’s interactive science facility.

Tel +27 (0)11 551 5940

Physical address
18A Gill Str, Observatory, Johannesburg, South Africa

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Directions to the Johannesburg Observatory travelling from the North

  • Travelling along the M1 South freeway, take the Joe Slovo Offramp
  • Turn left into Houghton Ave and follow the road as it curves to the right and becomes First Ave
  • Turn right into Louis Botha Ave
  • Turn left into Acorn and left again into St. Peters
  • Turn sharp right into Bezuidenhout and left into Ecksteen
  • Turn right into Innes and follow the road until it crosses Gill
  • Turn right into Gill. The Observatory and Science Park is up ahead on your left hand side at number 18A Gill Street