Sreet Names

In 2004 the City of Johannesburg changed a number of street names in Newtown in honour of major South African artists. This was part of a broader strategy throughout South Africa to honour those who had contributed to the struggle against apartheid. Names changed in Newtown were

Did You Know?

Did you know that two Edwardian toilets with the finest set of urinals in Johannesburg could be found on Mary Fitzgerald square? These were demolished in the late 1980s.