Gateway to the Breede Valley

Ward 18 Boundaries

Areas/Boundaries of the Ward

The ward is made up of the following land use zones


The Riviersonderend Mountain range is located on the far southern side, forming the boundary between Breede Valley and Langeberg Municipalities.


Rivers: the Nuy and the Breede Rivers flow through this ward.

Dams and Reservoirs: A number of dams varying is category sizes are located in Ward 18, these include:

  • Category 1: 11 Dams
  • Category 2: 17 Dams
  • Category 3: None

Ward 18 comprises of low income residential dwellings as well as an informal settlement known as Mandela Square Phase 3 B.


A large portion of the ward comprises of agricultural activities.