Directions to Perlman House from N1
- From direction Cape Town turn left at Matjiesfontein sign on N1.
- Travel by tar road for 110km to Sutherland
- Main Road is Piet Retief Street in Sutherland.
- Drive down with Piet Retief Street
- Perlman House is a light grey building on your right-hand side
- Signs outside the building.
- Obey road rules
- Get permission to enter private land
- Leave gates as found (open/closed)
- Stay on farm roads and do not damage veld
- Respect animal and plant life
- Avoid fires at all times
- Do not litter
Gravel Road Tips
- Reduce tire pressure up to 1.8 bar
- Reduce speed to about 80km / h
- Switch vehicle headlights on to be visible in dusty conditions
- Watch out for sheep and wild animals in the road
- Beware of unexpected blind turns - locally called crook
- Stay focused - the lack of traffic can make you feel at ease
- Beware of residents who know the road well and drive fast
- Mostly no cell phone signal
Take enough spare wheels. Make sure the tensioners and jack are right