About Middelburg Eastern Cape
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Scenic beauty is the town's main asset, with Open Spaces, Karoo Sunsets, Star Gazing, Fresh Air and Snow-capped Mountains during the winter months.
Where are We?
Middelburg lies in the middle of its surrounding town, approximately 100 km from all. Surrounded by Graaff-Reinet, Cradock, Steynsburg, Colesberg, Richmond & Hanover, it is no secret as to where the name "Middelburg" came from.
Middelburg is halfway between Johannesberg & Cape Town, as well as between Bloemfontein & Port Elizabeth. The R56 route serves as a gateway between the Western Cape && Kwazulu-Natal Provinces. It is the shortest route between these provinces.
The R56 route begins at Middelburg and ends at Kokstad. Towns that you’ll past through, are Steynsburg, Molteno, Dordrecht, Ugie, Elliot, Maclear and Matatiele.
Contact Us & Location
Tel: +27(0)49 842 2188
Fax: +27(0)86 542 6831
Address: 49 Meintjies Street P.O.Box 475 Middelburg Eastern Cape 5900
31.5° S 25.0° E ( -31.479999, 25.030001
-31° 28' 48.00", +25° 1' 48.00"
Distances From Middelburg
Bloemfontein 360 Km Cape Town 780 Km
Durban (Via R56) 829 Km East London 400 Km George 460 Km
Johannesburg 720 Km Kimberley 410 Km
Port Elizabeth 360 Km Queenstown 240 Km
Umtata 500 Km Upington 590 Km
Cape Town 780 Km
East London 400 Km
George 460 Km
Kimberley 410 Km
Queenstown 240 Km
Upington 590 Km