Border Post Times
|Oshoek||07h00 – 00h00 (12 midnight)||(from Johannesburg)|
|Josefsdal||08:00 – 16:00||(from Barberton – scenic, but 20km of dirt/gravel road)|
|Jeppes Reef||07:00 – 20:00||(from Malelane Gate in Kruger Park & Nelspruit)|
|Golela||07:00 – 22:00||(from Durban)|
|Houtkop – Emahlathini||08:00 – 18:00||(from Drakensburg & KwaZulu-Natal Battlefields)|
|Namaacha||07:00 - 20:00||(from Maputo - Mozambique)|
|Goba||Open 24 Hours||(from Maputo - Mozambique)|
Getting to Foresters Arms, SwazilandThe SWAZILAND Flag :
Blue means sky
Yellow - mineral wealth
Red - fertile soil
Black & white shield - racial harmony
GPS Coordinates: 26°27’21”S 31°01’30”E
By Road ...
Please note that passports are necessary at the border post for all travellers. Most Countries do NOT require a visa – please check HERE if you are unsure
From Kruger National Park
Continue on the MR3 highway towards Mbabane. Exit at Junction 12 (Mhlambanyatsi). Follow signs to Mhlambanyatsi and Foresters Arms. Click here for a map.
From Johannesburg / Pretoria
From JHB Airport, take the road towards Boksburg then the N12 to Witbank. Continue on the MR3 highway towards Mbabane. Exit at Junction 12 (Mhlambanyatsi). Follow signs to Mhlambanyatsi and Foresters Arms.Click here for a map.
From KwaZulu Natal - Durban
Take the N2. After passing Mkuze (33km), turn right to Golela border post. (Look out for the sign). Continue though Manzeni. Continue on the MR3 towards Mababne. Exit at Junction 13. Follow signs to Mhlambanyatsi & Foresters Arms. Click here for a map.
From Drakensburg / KwaZulu-Natal
On the northern (Ermelo) side of Piet Retief, turn right towards Houtkop/Emhlathini border post. After about 1 km turn right on to the Klein Vrystaat (KV) /Houtkop road. This is a lovely road on the Swaziland side. At the T-junction, turn left towards Bhunya. Continue straight to Foresters Arms. Click here for a map.
From Maputo take the EN2. At Boane turn left to Goba (This is the border post open 24 hours). Continue through Manzini towards Mbabane. At Mbabane take exit 13 Mhlambanyatsi. Click here for a map.
South African Airlink fly Johannesburg / Swaziland (Manzini code: MTS) 4 times daily.
Click on the logo to visit their website.
Car hire is available at the airport - ask us for details.
Mhlambanyati landing strip (unregistered):
915 m long / 4 020 feet above m.s.l.
Runways 10 & 28 Co-ords: 26 27’ & 31 02’E