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Play Back
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The Thrill Seeker Challenge
The THRILL SEEKER CHALLENGE is back! Do you have what it takes? Read more
Let’s Play Bingo! Win the progressive jackpot of no less than R5,000 or a share of the day’s prize pool. Read more
Summer Cash Surprise
Come claim your share of over R1 Million in cash With Summer Cash Surprise! Read more
80s Rewind - The Total 80s Party
Get ready for the most daring 80s rock show ever to hit the Barnyard Theatre stage. Read more
Joey Rasdien - BASIC
Joey Rasdien returns to The Lyric with his new show - Basic Read more
Money Shower
Grab your share of R20,000 in the Money Shower! Read more
Super 9
Shout ‘Super 9’ and stand a chance to win the Super 9 Progressive Jackpot! Read more
Club 50+
For only R40, Enjoy a light meal, R20 FreePlay and get two Free draw tickets for a chance to win a share of R6,000 in cash prizes. Read more
Saturday Night Jackpots
Over 40 random guaranteed players will share R80,000 in CASH! Read more
Saturday Car Draws
1 of 3 brand new Hyundai i20s and a share of R900 000 could be yours! Read more
Ballet At The Beach
Experience the wonderful world of Musical Theatre through this Ballet and Modern Dance Studio Production. Read more
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The Outlawz Motherland Tour
The first OUTLAWZ tour in South Africa. Read more
Kuch Kuch Happens
Eastern Moves Productions brings you a magical Bollywood musical. Read more
Kaya FM and Bassline Live presents Tortured Soul
End 2018 off with the Hottest House Music Stars - Tortured Soul! Read more
Hot In The City – The Hottest Show This Festive Season Is Back!
Hot in the City, making its highly-anticipated return – just in time for the holiday season. Read more
Big Banger Comedy Presents Xmas Laughs
This the seasons to be jolly, so Skhumba & his Comic Friends (elves) will spread the holiday cheer on stage. Read more
80s Rewind – New Year’s Eve
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Terms & Conditions

Gold Reef City Theme Park Rules


  • The Theme Park is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays except during Gauteng public school holidays.
  • The Theme Park will be closed for a private event on Sunday, 04 November 2018

General Park Rules

  1. Please note that Theme Park is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays except during Gauteng school holidays or public holidays. 
  2. Tickets, prices, show times, hours and days of operations are subject to change without notice. 
  3. All facilities are used at own risk and management reserves the right to limit entry into Gold Reef City and/or to evict, without refund, any person, not abiding by the General Rules, Boarding Notices or Park Guides. 
  4. Under no circumstances will management or the owners be liable for any losses or damages sustained as a result of injuries, theft or accidents, whatsoever arising, whether occasioned by any person failing to abide by these Rules and Boarding Notices, or by own act or omissions. Any queries must be directed to management who are responsible for the operating and management of Gold Reef City. 
  5. If you wish to leave Gold Reef City and return later that day, you can do so without being charged by having your hand stamped at the Main Entrance between 09h30 and 15h45 only. Retain your admission ticket at all times. 
  6. Gates at entrance to the Theme Park close at 16h00 - no entry after 16h00. Unfortunately pass out stamps can only be issued between 09h30 and 15h45. 
  7. Shoes must be worn in the park at all times. 
  8. Performances, operating times and prices are subject to change without notice and refunds are at management's discretion. When unsafe weather conditions dictate, certain rides, shows and attractions may be closed. 
  9. First Aid: for your safety, nurses are on duty during park operating hours. 
  10. No firearms or other dangerous objects are allowed into Gold Reef City under any circumstances and offenders will be prosecuted without exception. Management reserves the right to confiscate any such items found. 
  11. No offensive behaviour as a result of alcohol or other controlled substance abuse permitted in Gold Reef City. 
  12. No pets, skateboards, roller blades, radios or bicycles are allowed into Gold Reef City. 
  13. All children 12 years and under are subject to a responsible adult's supervision. 
  14. Guests must be at all times dressed including shoes and shirts, in keeping with the family theme promoted at Gold Reef City. 
  15. Guests may not bring their own food or beverages of any kind or form into Gold Reef City. 
  16. All signage inside Gold Reef City is in English. If any instruction is unclear, please ask Guest Services for assistance.
  17. 'Please be advised that, to the fullest extent permitted by law, no rain checks or refunds will be given due to bad weather or mechanical failure'

Theme Park Ride Rules

  1. For your safety, some rides and attractions are restricted according to height and age. 
  2. Always adhere to the height restriction – it is for your own safety.
  3. Depending on your personal health status please be advised that certain rides can be hazardous to your health. 
  4. Certain rides are not recommended for expectant mothers. 
  5. No smoking, eating or drinking allowed on the rides or in ride queues. 
  6. Shoes must be worn on all rides at all times. 
  7. Availability of rides are subject to change without notice and refunds are at management's discretion. 
  8. When unsafe weather conditions dictate, certain rides, may be closed. 
  9. Follow the Operators instructions and obey safety rules at all times.
  10. No queue jumping or place keeping permitted.
  11. Safety restraints are to be secure at all times until the ride comes to a complete stop.
  12. Stay seated until the ride comes to a complete stop.
  13. Secure loose objects.  Leave valuable items with a non-rider friend or use the locker facilities.
  14. Gold Reef City Management reserve the right to refuse use of any ride to visibly intoxicated persons.
  15. 'Please be advised that, to the fullest extent permitted by law, no rain checks or refunds will be given due to bad weather or mechanical failure'

Rewards Programme

  1. The Rewards card discounts are limited to 4 tickets per cardholder per visit. Should a Gaming Rewards member have more than one card, the discount applies to 4 tickets on one card only and not to each card.
  2. The Reward cardholder must personally present his/her card when the tickets are purchased.
  3. The benefit is open to Montecasino, Suncoast, Gold Reef City, Silverstar, The Ridge, Golden Horse, Emnotweni, Hemingways, Garden Route Casino, Goldfields, Blackrock, Mykonos, The Caledon and Tsogo Sun Hotel Rewards cardholders.

Underground Mine Tour

In the interest of your safety, some visitors may not take part in the mine tour. The mine tour takes place underground and should it be necessary to perform an emergency evacuation, visitors on the tour will have to evacuate the mine shaft by walking up (350) steeply inkling stairs.

  1. Be aware of low hanging walls
  2. Hard hats are not allowed to be removed during the tour
  3. Be careful of slipping and falling
  4. The following persons will not be allowed on the underground tour:
    • Children under the age of 6 years
    • Pregnant women
    • Persons who are visually impaired
    • Anyone who is physically challenged, has a walking defect, an artificial leg or foot
    • Persons with heart conditions
    • Persons with high or low blood pressure
    • Persons who have recently undergone major surgery
    • Persons suffering from or that have a tendency to get claustrophobia
    • Persons suffering from Asthma
    • Persons with a disability

Price Freeze

  1. Prices for theme park entrance have been frozen at 2017 rate as advertised:
    • Thrill Rider – R190
    • Non-Rider – R110
    • Kiddie Rider – R120
    • Students – R160
    • Pensioner – R160
    • Family Combo – R485
    • Mine Tour – R100
  2. Reward card holders will receive the following discounted rates for the promotional period: 
    • Persons above 1.3m 
    • Gold Cardholders: R 170 per person (Over 10% saving)
    • Platinum Cardholders: R 160 per person (Over 15% saving)
    • Black Cardholders: R 150 per person (Over 20% saving)
    • Persons under 1.3m 
    • Gold Cardholders: R 105 per person (Over 10% saving)
    • Platinum Cardholders: R 100 per person (Over 15% saving)
    • Black Cardholders: R 90 per person (Over 20% saving)
  3. Standard Rewards Card holder terms and conditions apply. 
  4. Selected items, as advertised, have been discounted at the following Restaurants and Fast Food outlets for the duration of the promotion: 
    • King Pie
    • Milky Lane
    • Anat
    • Cups and Saucers 
    • Barneys Restaurant and Bar
  5. In the event that the promotional offer is not available despite Gold Reef City Theme Park’s reasonable endeavours to procure the offer, Gold Reef City Theme Park reserves the right to substitute the offer of equal value.
  6. Gold Reef City Theme Park shall have the right to change or terminate the promotional offer immediately and without notice. In the event of such change or termination, all participants agree to waive any rights that they have in respect of this promotional offer and acknowledge that they will have no recourse against Gold Reef City Theme Park.
  7. Theme Park rules and regulations apply
  8. The above clauses are severable from each other. Should any clause or part thereof be found to be unenforceable by operation of the law, such clause or part thereof will be severed, and the remaining clauses shall remain in force.

Free Birthday Entry

  1. Guests may only receive free entry on the actual day of their birthday.
  2. Positive Identification must be produced to show the date of birth. This can be in the form of a Drivers Licence, South African ID, Passport or Birthday Certificate for children younger than 16.
  3. Should your birthday fall on a day the park is closed – eg. Monday or Tuesday out of school holidays, you can choose to join us at the theme park on the Sunday before or the Wednesday that follows your birthday.