• Agricultural Potential

    Agricultural Potential

    Ngqushwa Local Municipality is primarily a subsistence farming agricultural area with some commercial beef, pineapple and vegetable farming projects. The municipality has land that is highly suited to the production of pineapples and citrus – a high value cash crop. read more

  • Agricultural Potential

    Agricultural Potential

    Ngqushwa Local Municipality is primarily a subsistence farming agricultural area with some commercial beef, pineapple and vegetable farming projects. The municipality has land that is highly suited to the production of pineapples and citrus – a high value cash crop. read more

  • Beach Festival

    Beach Festival

    The Hamburg Beach Festival is an event that targets the promotion of tourism in the NLM. The festival features Hamburg as the main attraction in luring tourists to explore the area. read more


Welcome to Ngqushwa Local Municipality


Ngqushwa Local Municipality, located in the Eastern Cape,is bounded on the East by the Fish River and on the South by the Indian Ocean.The municipality is an amalgamation of two towns namely, Hamburg and Peddie. It is one of the eight municipalities that fall under the Amathole District Municipality. With its natural beauty and character (especially in the coastal areas), Ngqushwa is a wonderful tourist attraction that prides itself in its rich history and heritage.

There are various heritage sites you can visit as well as other attractions. »read more