About George

George is a dynamic center at the foot of the Outeniqua Mountains, a year-round green city with roots going back to 1811, when it was founded as only the sixth town in South Africa. Steeped in history, yet offering all modern amenities, George portrays a distinct sense of place which is treasured by residents and visitors alike.

The George Municipal area covers the greater George and the surrounding towns of Haarlem and Uniondale.