Friends Of Field & Study

FOFS – To Protect, Promote and Preserve the Field and Study Park


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Caring for the park and protecting it’s future since 2006

When the park was separated from the recreation centre in 2006, Friends of Field and Study (FOFS) was formed and registered as a section 21 company (NPC) to protect the future of this 30 acre open space in the heart of Sandton.

Since then, FOFs has managed the park, kept the activities, equipment and facilities in good working order with the help of City Parks staff and management.

Petition For The Removal Of Illegal Land Occupants Of Braamfontein Spruit Sandton & Surrounding Areas

Owing to the lack of meaningful intervention and control by the Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, the municipal-owned land adjacent to Forest Farm on the corner of William Nicol and Republic Road is being over-run by illegal occupants, particularly after the recent closure of George Lea Park on the intersection of William Nicol and Sandton Drive. Read More >>

Latest News & Upcoming Events

November is Dinosaur painting Month

November is Dinosaur painting Month

The dreary green that Parks painted the play equipment is getting a makeover with bright colours and the sponsor for this transformation is Mr. Aziz Diallo, the owner of the English Access School at the Recreation Centre who takes an interest in our Park. We were...

Fofs news October 2021

Fofs news October 2021

Summer took over from the Spring blossom and the fields slowly turned green and our trees turned their lovely fresh green. Families, get togethers, picnics, fun on the play equipment, being out again in the Park gives you the pleasure of space and fresh air and being...

Market reopens 9 October :)

Market reopens 9 October 🙂

After a COVID absense, the Field Market is finally back so get the family ready to start enjoying all the wonderful food, entertainment and products on 9 October. Tell everyone you know, and come on down.  

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