Spatial Description

The Naledi Municipality is located in the eastern highland of the region and a border gate to Lesotho is just 7 km from Wepener. The local municipal area measures 11 933.24 km2  and comprises the former TLCs of Dewetsdorp, Wepener, Van Stadensrus, as well as a part of the former South East, Central South and Bloemarea District TRCs. The area is traversed by the N8 Maloti Tourism Route and the R26 route.

Naledi Municipality is a largely rural community with almost a third of its land used for farming cattle, sheep and grain. The municipality was incorporated into the Xhariep District following the 2011 local government elections. The major towns that form part of Naledi are Dewetsdorp, Wepener and Vanstadensrus.