KwaZulu-Natal has a number of new investment projects underway. These include the St Lucia region thanks to the Lubombo Spatial Development Initiative. The governments of Mozambique, South Africa and Swaziland have launched tourism investment opportunities on a scale and grandeur unparalleled in Africa – in an area of immense tourism potential underpinned by a wealth of natural and cultural resources, including a pristine coastline, classic African game parks, the southernmost coral reefs in Africa and rich indigenous cultural traditions. At the heart of the region nestles the Greater St Lucia Wetland Park, listed as a World Heritage Site. Other opportunities include five casino developments, the eMakhosini Valley cultural conservancy, the Port Shepstone marina, Lilani and Shushu hot springs, the Mkhambathini Game Reserve and a tourism centre in Mnweni valley in the uKhahlamba-Drakensberg world heritage site.
Nonspecific opportunities in the Province include: Hunting and game farms, Tour guide, Tour operating businesses services, Bed & Breakfast establishments or guesthouses, Hotels, Cultural villages, Tourism offices, Restaurants, eating houses or taverns, Travel agencies and Conference venues
Last modified: August 31, 2015