The Free State province not only lies in the heart of the country, but is also South Africa's granary. It consists largely of vast tracts of rolling grasslands.
Capital - Bloemfontein
Mother tongues - Sesotho 62%, Afrikaans 15%, IsiXhosa 9%
- Gariep Dam (South Africa's largest dam) and Watersports
- Golden Gate Highlands National Park
- San Rock Art