Where Is Witbank In Durban, South Africa

What is a Witbank In Durban?

The city of Witbank is situated on the highveld of Mpumalanga, it forms part of the South African Emalahleni Local Municipality

Where Is Witbank In Durban, South Africa?

Witbank (/wətbænk/), officially Emalahleni,] is a city situated on the Highveld of Mpumalanga, South Africa, within the Emalahleni Local Municipality.

The name Witbank is Afrikaans for “white ridge”, and is named after a white sandstone outcrop where wagon transport drivers rested. The city is known for its coal mining in the surrounding region.

Is Witbank a small town?

Witbank is small compared to some of South Africa’s larger settlements such as Johannesburg and Durban. However, being located in an area with more and more investment taking place as a result of coal mining, Witbank’s economy continues to flourish – more so than most cities or towns of similar size.