Bryanston is a wealthy suburb located just over 8km from Sandton in the Gauteng province. The area has easy access to a number of main roads including the N1 Western Bypass, William Nicol Drive, Bram Fischer Drive and Bryanston Drive. Ferndale, Morningside, Rivonia, and North Riding are all regions located close to the Bryanston suburb.
The suburb was founded in 1969 and formed part of the Sandton area, but today it has become a part of the City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality. Bryanston is quite a large suburb that consists of houses, housing estates and townhouse and apartment complexes. The area has many businesses and large corporations such as Microsoft, Tiger Brands and Dimension Data just to name a few. There are also a number of office parks, especially located along the main roads.
There are a number of shops and shopping centres in the area, including the Bryanston Shopping Mall and the Riverside Shopping Centre. Schools in the suburb include the Bryanston Primary and High School, Bryneven Primary School and the Bryandale School amongst others. There are also a number of churches located throughout the area. One of the largest Hospitals in Gauteng, the Mediclinic Sandton, is found in Bryanston along Bram Fischer Drive, which becomes Main Road.
Another major location within Bryanston is the Country Club. Here you can play a great round of gold and do some bird watching at the same time. The facility also has various social clubs and provides access to a variety of sporting activities.
Nearby Johannesburg Suburbs:
Abbotsford, Alexandra, Atholl, Benmore Gardens, Birdhaven, Bramley, Bruma, Cheltondale, Cyrildene, Edenburg, Elton Hill, Epsom Downs, Fairwood, Fourways, Gallo Manor, Glenhazel, Greenstone Hill, Gresswold, Highlands North, Houghton Estate, Illovo, Inanda, Kew, Khyber Rock, Killarney, Lone Hill, Magaliessig, Marlboro, Melrose, Morningside, Norscot, Norwood, Oaklands, Orange Grove, Petervale, River Club, Rivonia, Ruiterhof, Sandhurst, Sandown, Sandton, Solridge, Sophiatown, Strydompark, Vrededorp, Waterval Estate, Westbury, Westcliff