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Town Medium Stutterheim

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Located in South Africa :: Eastern Cape  :: Stutterheim
Category: Places :: Town Medium

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Stutterheim is situated in Eastern Cape province border region within the Amahlathi Local Municipality. The town is a centre of large scale forestry production with large pine, gum and wattle plantations well established on the slopes of the Kologha Mountains. The forest is the second largest in the whole of South Africa after the Tsitsikamma forest. This makes the area picturesque. Animal husbandry is also the towns primary industry and a major source of income where sheep breeding for wool, beef and dairy products are sold. In recent years tourism is growing due to various attractions in and around town this have seen major revamps in the road infrastructure networks and local government. A very neat with standard supermarkets where the travellers can stock up their food stuff and medical supplies before travelling to the coast. For more information about the town contact the Municipal Manager at the municipality Office.

Contact [ correction ]
Address :  Amahlathi Local Municipality, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Contact :  Municipal Manager (Amahlathi Local Municipality)
Tel :  +27(0)43 683 5000
Cellphone Reception :  Good Main Cellular Network :  MTN. CellC. Vodacom

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Destination Information [ correction ]
Police Station :  Yes   Police Telephone :  +27(0)43 683 2828
Hospital : Yes   Hospital Telephone :  +27(0)43 683 1313
Doctor : Yes   Doctor Telephone :  +27(0)43 683 1122
Tourist Information :  Yes   Tourist Information Telephone :  +27(0)43 683 5000
Petrol :  Yes   Petrol Type :  ULP/LRP   Petrol Price Index :  ZAR11.94 per litre (Feb-2016)
Diesel :  Yes   Diesel Price Index :  ZAR10.11 per litre (Feb-2016)
Towing Service :  Yes   Towing Service Telephone :  +27(0)43 683 1401
Facilities :  Gas Refill, Shops, General Dealer, Bank, ATM, Internet Cafe, Lodging, Camping, Butchery, Bakery, Liquor, Restaurant, Pharmacy, Airstrip, Car Rental, Tyre Repair, Tyre Sales, Mechanical Repair

Facilities [ correction ]
Other Facilities :  Sports Club. Court. Library. Municipal. Prison. Retirement Home. School/s. Fast Food. Theatre/Cinema. Veterinarian/Animal Hospital.

Activities [ correction ]
Hiking Trails, Guided Walks, Mountain Biking, Horse Trails, Golf, Fishing, Canoeing, Boat Trips, Bird Watching
More Activities :  Bowling. Golf. Forest walks. Visit the country club and relax.
Notes on Activities :  Trout fishing.

Travelling Information

ACCOMMODATION:
Accommodation in Stutterheim is available in guest house, self catering and cottages.

DOCTOR:
Doctor's contact is for Dr Sig Pretorius.(Feb-16).

FOOD:
There are restaurant, coffee shops and take aways in the town. (Jul-15).

FUEL:
There is a Total, BP shell and Engen garage in the town for both petrol and diesel refill. (Feb-16).

INFORMATION AND POSTAL SERVICES:
There is a post Office in Stutterheim but there is no tourism office. There is a public library where internet access is also available for the library members. (Feb-16).

MECHANICAL REPAIRS/ TOW IN SERVICES:
Towing services contact is for Stutterheim Garage.(Feb-16).

PHARMACY/HOSPITAL/HEALTH CARE:
Hospital contact is for Stutterheim Hospital.There is a Collets pharmacy in the town along Hill street, Tel: +27(0)43 683 1212. (Feb-16).

POLICE:
The SAPS contact added for the main Police station in Stutterheim. (Feb-16).

MONEY:
There is an FNB, Capitec and Standard banks and ATMs. Other ATMs are scattered around the town. (Feb-16)

TRANSPORT:
There are a range of daily taxis to and from the nearby. There is also a train station connecting with other nearby suburbs and city. (Feb-16).

TYRE SALES AND REPAIRS:
For tyre sales and fitment services there is a branch of the Bo's Tyre's in the town situated along Long Street, Tel : +27(0)43 683 1661. (Feb-16).


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