Gateway to the Breede Valley

Ward 4 Boundaries

Areas/Boundaries of the Ward

Rivers: There are two rivers flowing through Ward 4 namely, the Sand River, and the Hex River.

Dams and reservoirs: The dams situated in Ward 4 are all ranging from different categories:

Category 1


Category 2

Includes the Sandhoek Dam, Willows Dam, Normandy Dam,  Exhex Main Dam, Normandie Dam, Somerlus Dam and the Fransberg Dam.

Category 3

Uitsig Dam and the Roode Elsberg Dam.


The ward is made up of the following land use zones

Formal Residential

Including the De Doorns East as well as Orchard Sunnyside low income housing area.


A large section of the ward consists of agricultural activities, including the production of table grapes and other citrus fruits.