Minister Simmers continues Garden Route visits in Oudtshoorn and Mosselbay | Western Cape Government


Minister Simmers continues Garden Route visits in Oudtshoorn and Mosselbay

18 June 2020

Tomorrow, 19 June 2020, Minister of Human Settlements, Tertuis Simmers will continue his Garden Route visits, in Oudtshoorn and Mosselbay.

Accompanied by his senior executive officials, Minister Simmers will engage the full council in the Oudtshoorn Municipal chambers, followed by a visit to the Dysselsdorp construction site.

In Mosselbay, also in the municipal chamber, an engagement will occur with the executive Mayor, along with the MAYCO members. This will be followed by a visit to the Louis Fourie/Mountain View construction site.

Minister Simmers said: “As part of the visit, we will present the Western Cape Department of Human Settlement’s funding model, assess the level of compliance with the Covid-19 and all other health and safety regulations on all our Human Settlements sites, while also following up on previous commitments made.”

Due to adherence to the COVID-19 regulations, particularly in keeping with social distancing, both chamber engagements, can be followed on Minister Simmers’ Facebook page,

Media can join the delegation at the sites. Kindly note the details below.

There will be an opportunity for interviews and photographs.


 Friday, 19 June 2020
Time: 10:15 – 11:00
Venue/Meeting Point:  Cnr Bokkraal and Aster Streets, Dysselsdorp, Oudtshoorn


Date: Friday, 19 June 2020
Time: 14:10 – 15:15
Venue/Meeting Point: Louis Fourie Road, Mosselbay

Media Enquiries: 

Marcellino Martin
Spokesperson for Minister Tertuis Simmers
Tel: 021 483 3397
Mobile: 082 721 3362


Nathan Adriaanse
Director Communication & Stakeholder Relations
Tell: 021 483 2868
Mobile: 083 2631720