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Dear residents of and visitors to the Cape Winelands

The Executive Mayor of the Cape Winelands District Municipality, Ald (Dr) Elna von Schlicht, the Council, Municipal Manager, Mr Henry Prins and Administration wish all residents of the Cape Winelands District a blessed 2024.
“May we strive for a safe, united and progressive environment for all who make a life in the Cape Winelands.”

Executive Mayor

Ald (Dr) Elna von Schlicht

Each of the municipal areas have their own features.

Langeberg has a drier climate than Drakenstein. Breede Valley is home to the internationally renowned Karoo Botanical Gardens. Stellenbosch boasts a long history in wine and academia. The exceptional Witzenberg is home to one of the highest zip lines in South Africa. Of course, the areas also share common features. They all offer wonderful options for accommodation to suit all pockets and needs. 

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