North West Department: Tourism
|Postal||Private Bag X2099, Mmabatho, 2735|
|Physical||NWDC Building, 1st Floor, Cnr Provident Street & University Drive, Mmabatho|
|Tel||018 388 2081|
OverviewThe mission of the North West Department of Tourism is to lead and grow a dynamic, sustainable, diversified and vibrant tourism sector for the North West Province through: promoting partnerships and collaboration with all key stakeholders, in particular the private sector; promoting cultural and heritage tourism in the North West; strengthening institutional capacity; promoting good corporate and cooperative governance; branding and marketing of North West province as a tourist destination; and creativity and innovation.
The Department’s strategic goals are: tourism product development in 19 townships and 56 villages; providing intervention in the village, township and small dorpies economies; increasing the economic profile of tourism; provincial bed capacity audit; the Bokone Bophirima Tourism Growth and Development Agency; the Bloemhof Dam tourism development; the Wentzel Dam tourism infrastructure upgrade; the Lotlamoreng Dam tourism infrastructure upgrade; the Taung Hotel School and Conference Centre; the Bojanala Eco-Tourism City; and A re yeng Bokone Bophirima.