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Wilderness

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Uniondale

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Haarlem

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Important numbers

Electricity044 874 3917
Water and Sanitation044 801 9266
Fire 044 801 6311
Refuse Removal044 802 2900
Traffic044 801 6300
Police: George044 803 4400
GO GEORGE Call Centre0800 044 044
George Municipality044 801 9111
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Published: 10 Aug 2016Title: Control Burns Planned for August 2016Status: George Fire Brigade is planning Control Burns for August 2016 - the decision to go ahead will be taken subject to prevailing weather conditions.
Published: 12 May 2016Title: Conville Library upgradedStatus: Please note the Conville Library will be closed from 23 May 2016 to 30 November 2016 due to upgrading and renovations. We request that you please make use of the other libraries within the George Municipal Area until the completion of the project. We apologize for any inconvenience.
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George
Monday31°C
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri

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Wilderness
Monday34°C
Tue
Wed
Thu
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Uniondale
Monday32°C
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri

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Haarlem
Monday21°C
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri

Important numbers

Electricity 044 874 3917
Water and Sanitation 044 801 9266
Fire 044 801 6311
Refuse Removal 044 802 2900
Traffic 044 801 6300
Police: George 044 803 4400
GO GEORGE Call Centre 0800 044 044
George Municipality 044 801 9111
Welcome to

George Municipality

The City for All Reasons

Overview

 

George Local Municipality is located in the Western Cape province and falls within the Eden District, which is geographically the third-largest district within the Western Cape province. This district is informally known as the Garden Route, with George, its hub, nestled among the slopes of the majestic Outeniqua Mountains and flanked by the Indian Ocean to the south. George also enjoys the strategic advantage of being situated on the major transport routes between Cape Town in the south and Port Elizabeth in the east.

The municipal area includes the following: city of George; villages of Wilderness and Herolds Bay; coastal resorts such as Kleinkrantz and Victoria Bay; rural areas such as Rondevlei (east of Wilderness), Geelhoutboom, Herold, Hansmoeskraal and Waboomskraal; Uniondale and Haarlem. Adjacent municipalities and provinces are: Baviaans Local Municipality, Sarah Baartman District Municipality (previously Cacadu District Municipality) and Eastern Cape province (north-east), Kou-Kamma Local Municipality and Bitou Local Municipality (south-east), Knysna Local Municipality and Western Cape province (south), Mossel Bay Local Municipality (south-west), and Oudtshoorn Local Municipality (north-west).

Last published 29 August 2016