Forestry & Wood Science
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The department is located in the Paul Sauer building.  Campus signs directing  you to the faculty may say Bosbou, wh​ich is the Afrikaans for Forestry.

 

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Directions

 

Physical Address
Department of Forest and Wood Science
Stellenbosch University
Paul Sauer Building
Bosman Street
7599 Stellenbosch
South Africa

Tel: +27 21 808-3323
Fax: +27 21 808-3603

 

 

Postal Address
Department of Forest and Wood Science
Faculty of AgriSciences
Stellenbosch University
Private Bag X1
7602 Matieland
South Africa

 

Enquiries
Departmental Secretary
Tel: +27 21-808 3323

e-mail 

Coming from Cape Town on the N1
Continue some 30 km from Cape Town; A couple of kilometers beyond the Engen One Stop Service Station take the Stellenbosch off-ramp. You enter Stellenbosch going over a train bridge along Bird Street. After the bridge, cross 3 sets of traffic lights. The 4th set is on Merriman Avenue. Landmark on right is the Caltex service station. Turn left into Merriman. Cross two sets of traffic lights, pass under a white pedestrian bridge and stop at 4-way stop sign on Bosman Street. Turn left. Cross Banghoek Street and Bosman street takes you straight to the front of the Forestry building.


Coming from Strand/Somerset West
You enter Stellenbosch from the South side along Strand Road. First traffic light is still outside town; golf course on your left. Stay in Strand road (R44) and cross over four additional sets of traffic lights. At the 6th set of traffic lights, turn right into Merriman Avenue. Cross three sets of traffic lights, pass under a white pedestrian bridge and stop at 4-way stop sign on Bosman Street. Turn left. Cross Banghoek Street and Bosman street takes you to the front of the Forestry building.


Coming from the Airport on the N2
Take Stellenbosch/Baden Powell off-ramp. Continue past Spier Estate on the R310. You enter Stellenbosch from the West. Just follow the road (Adam Tas) over the railway bridge and past the Station. The road merges with Strand Road (R44). You cross one set of traffic lights and turn right at the second set (Merriman Avenue). Now cross three sets of traffic lights, pass under a white pedestrian bridge and stop at 4-way stop sign on Bosman Street. Turn left. Cross Banghoek Street and Bosman street takes you to the front of the Forestry building.​