Maps & Info
Karoo Hoogland Municipality - 066 056 2811
South African Police Services - 023 571 8040
Sutherland Hospital - 023 571 1002
Getting to Sutherland
There is only one tarred road into Sutherland and that is the R354 from Matjiesfontein on the N1 which is 110 kilometers.
The gravel road from Sutherland to Fraserburg is 108 kilometers.
The gravel road from Sutherland to Williston is 141 kilometers.
The gravel road from Sutherland to Calvinia is 164 kilometers (in process of being tarred).
The gravel road from Sutherland to Merweville is 108 kilometers.
The gravel roads are not always in good condition especially after heavy rains - please make sure your spare wheel is in a good condition and it is advisable to travel in a high clearance vehicle on the gravel roads.
Scenic Route 1:
Sutherland - Middelpos - Gannaga Lodge - Gannaga Pass - Tankwa National Park - Tjol se Gat - Sutherland - 257 kilometers - 4 hours - Scenic Route 1
Scenic Route 2:
Sutherland - Ouberg Pas - Tankwa National Park - Tjol se Gat - Sutherland - 139 kilometers - 2 hours 8 minutes - SCENIC ROUTE 2
Scenic Route 3:
Sutherland - Fraserburg - Merweville - Sutherland - 324 kilometers - 4 hours 30 minutes - Scenic Route 3