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The Town within a Gamepark

Emadlangeni Municipality (KZ253) is located in the Amajuba District Municipality in the North-western corner of KwaZulu-Natal. Its area in kilometre squared is the largest in the district and comprises 3539km². Newcastle (KZ252) and Dannhauser (KZ254) are respectively 1855km² and 1516km² in extent. The Municipality (KZ 253) is surrounded by Newcastle East (52km), 68km west of Vryheid, South West from Dundee and North East from Volksrust/Wakkerstroom.

It consists of a vast rural area when compared to other Municipalities in the District, with plenty of economic opportunities (Agriculture,  Tourism, and Mining) still untapped.

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History and Heritage

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