Norscot is a small suburb located within the Johannesburg Municipality. Surrounding suburbs include Magaliessig, Bryanston and Fourways. The N1 Western Bypass is located south of Norscot, with the William Nicol Drive running past on the suburbs eastern border. You will also find the Witkoppen Road not far away to the north. This suburb is mainly a residential area.
There are no shopping centres within the suburb, but there are plenty of shopping malls located within the surrounding suburbs. Norscot is a unique area for schooling, as it does not have the regular schools within the suburb, but has a number of different types of learning facilities. There is the Gryphon Flight School that was established in 2006. This school offers training to all who desire to learn how to fly.
Then there is the Little Lifeguards, the Little Fishes Swim School and the Aqua Marine Aquatics Academy, that teaches children from 2 months old how to swim. There is also the Sandton Scuba Sons of the Sea, they teach all levels of scuba diving. Lastly there is the Flamenco Fusion Spanish Dance Academy, which teaches Spanish Dancing to beginners as well as advanced students.
The Norscot Manor Recreation Centre offers educational as well as recreational opportunities for all ages. In the centre there is a small library that is still operating. You can also make use of the health and fitness classes as well as some dancing classes. At the Recreation Centre they also have the Norscot Playschool, which takes children from birth to 6 years old and prepares the child for pre-primary school.
Nearby Johannesburg Suburbs:
Abbotsford, Alexandra, Atholl, Benmore Gardens, Birdhaven, Bramley, Bruma, Bryanston, 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, Norwood, Oaklands, Orange Grove, Petervale, River Club, Rivonia, Ruiterhof, Sandhurst, Sandown, Sandton, Solridge, Sophiatown, Strydompark, Vrededorp, Waterval Estate, Westbury, Westcliff