Contact Information
Contact Nala Local Municipality
(056) 514 9200
BOTHAVILLE, Free State
Visit Website
More Information
The Nala Local Municipality is situated in the northern part of the municipal region of the Lejweleputswa district council. The former Bothaville and Wesselsbron traditional local councils and a section of the Vetvaal transitional rural council have been combined to the new Nala local municipality.

The Bothaville/Kgotsong area is located approximately 50km south of Klerksdorp, 80 km north of Welkom and 200 km south of Gauteng. Wesselsbron/Monyakeng is situated approximately 70 km south-west from Bothaville, approximately 35 km west of Welkom/Odendaalsrus and 55 km east of Hoopstad. The major towns that form part of the Nala Local Municipality are Bothaville and Wesselsbron.

Environmental Profile

Biodiversity Summary

The municipality covers an area of 412879.7ha of which 34.9% has remained as natural habitat. There are two formal land-based protected areas covering 16.9ha in the municipality. These are the Bloemhof Dam Nature Reserve and the Wolwespruit Nature Reservce. There are no RAMSAR sites in the municipality. There are two biomes in the municipality, namely Grassland and Savanna. Six vegetation types, are found in the municipal area. There is one endangered ecosystem, namely Vaal-Vet Sandy Grassland covering 70595ha (7.9%) of the municipality.

Climate

The climate of the area is typical of the South African Highveld climate zone. The summers are predominantly warm to hot (November to February), and the area falls within the summer rainfall area. Rainfall is predominantly in the form of thunderstorms with the associated lightning and occasional hail. The annual rainfall for the Free State ranges from 80mm to 800mm, occurring mainly in summer. Occasional heavy rainfall events of 125mm to 150mm transpire in short periods of time, usually a couple of hours, due to intensive thunderstorms or cloud bursts, resulting in floods that cause extensive environmental, economical and social damage. The region experiences severe frost, but little snow. Temperatures vary between 13 degrees Celsius and 35 degrees Celsius, with an average of 14 degrees Celsius.

Topography

The topography of the area is homogenous, with moderate slopes. The only significant natural feature is the sensitive wetland system found just south of Wesselsbron. The Vaal River forms the north-western boundary of the municipality.
This Ad has been viewed 267 times.

Proudly connecting South Africans.

 

Below, a random selection of business listings from South Africa.

ABW Fencing

ABW Fencing

Security Gates & Fences ABW Fencing Projects & Specialised Steel Works is a manufacturer of a wide range of security gates, such as driveway gates,…
04/07/2018
East Rand
Total views: 231
Skunk Intruder Repeller

Skunk Intruder Repeller

Skunk are manufacturers of hand held pepper spray and pepper spray alarm systems, we distribute and install the best and most reliable pepper spraying alarm…
03/07/2018
Alberton
Gauteng
Total views: 200
Tambuti Lodge

Tambuti Lodge

Tambuti Lodge is a private game lodge is situated within the malaria free, Big Five Black Rhino Game Reserve. View Africa’s most impressive wildlife on…
03/07/2018
Pilanesburg
North West
Total views: 212
My Butterfly

My Butterfly

The butterfly chair is the key piece for your home, designed to be utilised indoors or outdoors, in any room. By choosing My Butterfly Chair,…
02/07/2018
Germiston
Gauteng
Total views: 190
Calvinia Hotel

Calvinia Hotel

The Calvinia Hotel offers 25 rooms all with en-suite showers & bathrooms, a Splash Pool to cool off in the summer heat, Conference facilities for…
03/07/2019
Calvinia
Northern Cape
Total views: 154
Wendy Houses

Wendy Houses

Research has shown that the most urgent need of the South African family is extra space at home; Storage space for all the odds and…
23/07/2018
Gauteng
Total views: 214
Letsemeng Local Municipality

Letsemeng Local Municipality

The Letsemeng Local Municipality is situated in the south-western Free State and forms parts of the Xhariep district. It has a surface area of 10…
28/10/2018
Koffiefontein
Free State
Total views: 376
Sol Plaatje Municipality

Sol Plaatje Municipality

Sol Plaatje Local Municipality is part of Frances Baard District Municipality. MDB code: NC091 Description: The Sol Plaatje Local Municipality is a Category B municipality…
15/11/2018
Kimberley
Northern Cape
Total views: 255
Dove's Nest

Dove's Nest

Dove’s Nest Guest House is your choice of accommodation in Gauteng, South Africa if you are looking for an affordable 2-star guest house that is…
04/07/2018
Kempton Park
Gauteng
Total views: 257
Jacked Digital Marketing Solutions

Jacked Digital Marketing Solutions

Our mission is to acquaint our client with one of the most powerful sales channels in the world – the Internet, the possibilities of which…
26/07/2018
Benoni
Total views: 192