About Us

About Our City's Page

Welkom City Stad`s page officially started on 1 Sep 2015
On this page, we will focus more on present-day happenings in and around The City Of Welkom and also take a look back at the good old days and some events & photos of our unique City. The Idea of the page is to share info and to promote The City Of Welkom its people and business.

Km2 Square
Year of fundation

Why is Welkom's nickname Circle City?

Although the name means ‘welcome’ in Afrikaans, the city was actually named after the Welkom farm where the discovery of gold was made. The city has a very effective road system which uses traffic circles in the majority instead of traffic lights, giving Welkom the nickname “Circle City

Reinvent the World!

This is a FREE service to our members who’ve LIKED our page. We do not collect money.
One Ad per member per week (monitored)

Only members who’ve LIKED the page may qualify to take part in page competitions and
Your Post / Adverts ( One Ad per member per week ) on the Visitors Post will be APPROVED!

If advertisers want thier business and or produckt on the main TIMELINE then please contact Welkomcity.stad@gmail.com for the pricing – start from only R100 only

Our Admin staff ( volunteers) are from Welkom, Mangaung.
The News we source is from Vista, Media News, OFM and other News/weather Sites. Members can also take part and send news, traffic and other info to Welkomcity.stad@gmail.com or Twitter @HESMBC

See why Circle City is the best city.