EllisRas Info

Welcome to the Ellisras Business Website

The aim of this website is to provide a reliable and free platform for visitors and community members to find information about the area, business and trade.

If you are a visitor, you can visit the business directory already populated with more than 200 businesses in the Lephalale/Ellisras area. If you are a business owner, everything on this site is free of charge, add your business logo website address, update your listing, start a free blog to tell visitors what specials and products you have available. If you have any suggestions or things you feel needs to be added to this site please contact us and we will try and assist you where possible.

Below you can find the latest news in South Africa, this is a news feed from different news sources in South Africa. But first a bit of history.

On 6 December 2000 a new Municipal Council came into being, namely the Lephalale Municipality. This new Municipality is the result of an amalgamation of the previous two municipalities, namely Ellisras/Marapong Transitional Local Council and Ellisras/Tswelopele Transitional Local Council.

The Lephalale Municipality is the biggest municipality in the Limpopo Province, previously known as the Northern Province, in terms of geographical size, namely 19 605 square kilometers.

The main town in the municipality is Ellisras(“Lephalale”), situated between 23° and 24° s latitude. Distinctive bushveld landscape stretches from the Limpopo river in the west to the Waterberg in the south east.
Ellisras is positioned west of the Mokolo river, a tributary to the Limpopo river, 900 meters above sea level.

The Ellisras/Lephalale area offers:

  • a gateway to Botswana
  • interlinking tarred roads from all directions
  • a tarred runway/airfield
  • a climate that is conducive to outdoor life
  • a prosperous town that serves as a regional center
  • wonderful tourism, sport and recreation facilities such as game lodges/farms, hotels, numerous guest houses and an excellent 18 hole championship golf course.