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The West Rand District Municipality (WRDM) consists of four local municipalities namely: Mogale City, Merafong City, Randfontein and Westonaria. It is located on the South Western edge of Gauteng Province and it is home to the famous Cradle of the Humankind World Heritage Site.  The West Rand Region is 4,095 kmsize of the land cover, and a population size of 848,597.

The West Rand District Municipality lies to the west of Johannesburg, about 50 minutes from OR Tambo International Airport. It borders the North West Province and accessibility is easy from all major Gauteng centres. This region is a great base from which to explore this fascinating and ancient part of South Africa.



Albinism Renaissance Forum

On the 18th September 2015 West Rand District Municipality through Disability Desk in the Office of the Executive Mayor, launched the Albinism Renaissance forum....

Go West: Block Party

The Go West block party was the 6th instalment of the Go West Heritage month. The event was held at R Café in Simunye Westonaria. The young and old gathered for a...

Handover of Jojo Tanks and Wooden Jungle Gyms

Handover of Jojo Tanks and Wooden Jungle Gyms On 16 September 2015, the Executive Mayor together with the relevant MMCs for Environment and Ward Councillors from...