It was the first of its kind for Okhahlamba Municipality to play host for the Drakensberg Tourism Summit. “I would like to welcome guests and business owners from the Drakensberg, Bergville and surrounding area to this dynamic two-day summit, were we as leaders, businesses and community will strategise to boost out biggest attraction, the Drakensberg,” said the Okhahlamba Local Municipal Mayor Ndlangisa, during his welcoming speech.

Okhahlamba Local Municipal Mayor Ndlangisa added that this was a great platform for all businesses within the area to network. “Here, today we can learn about our positive points and strength and find solutions for our negative points.”

Several guest speakers had been planned to talk at the summit as the guests work together to make Drakensberg the most desire place to visit. Okhahlamba Municipal also boost their Drakensberg Extravaganza forthcoming programme. The Josiah Gumede Marathon, Music Experience, Cycle the Scene Berg race, water sports and golf tournaments are one of the many events planned for the upcoming week.