Richards Bay Photo Images – Thanks to Maxprop Estate Agents 

Richards Bay Photo Images Sunrise over Alkantstrand beach

Richards Bay Photo Images on this page gives the reader a view of the industrial town situated about 160 kilometers north of Durban. The sun rises over the main Richards Bay beach, Alkantstrand.  A moderate climate in Zululand allows for swimming and beach activities, if sea conditions are suitable, throughout the year.

Richards Bay Photo Images cape size bulker loading Coal Terminal

Richards Bay Photo Images – Richards Bay Coal Terminal

This photo was taken 40 years to the day when the Port of Richards Bay was officially opened on the 1 April 1976 and features a Cape-size coal loader alongside Richards Bay Coal Terminal (RBCT). Since then, RBCT the single biggest coal exporting terminal in the world, has exported 2 billion tons of coal.

Zululand News and Maxprop Estate Agent salute all those involved in the development of the Port of Richards Bay, both locally and internationally.

Richards Bay Photo Images hotel Tuzi Gazi Waterfront

Richards Bay Photo Images Protea Hotel Richards Bay Waterfront

The only hotel situated at the Tuzi Gazi Waterfront, The Protea Hotel Richards Bay Waterfront,  has 75 rooms that have spectacular views over the waterfront and marina. The hotel offers a variety of accommodation from standard rooms to executive suites.

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Richards Bay Photo Images web page sponsored by Maxprop “The Property Specialists”

If you looking at buying, selling, renting or require management of property in Richards Bay here are a few reasons why you should consider Maxprop:

  • A Company that deeply cares about Zululand.
  • Household name in Zululand.
  • Professional, efficient and effective service with a dedicated agent.
  • Maxprop is a Member of Institute of Estate Agents S.A.


Richards Bay Photo Images Nomad Yacht Tuzi Gazi Waterfront

Yacht cruises around the harbour and bay on the “Nomad” are a daily event.

Richards Bay Photo Images Nomad Yacht Tuzi Gazi Waterfront

Upmarket accommodation is also available opposite The RIchards Bay Yacht Club.

Richards Bay Photo Images International Passenger cruiser Tuzi Gazi Waterfront

International passenger liners often berth adjacent to the Richards Bay Waterfront.

Richards Bay Photo Images – The Bobby Greenhash Foundation 

The Bobby Greenhash Foundation and Bohemian Beach Bumz offices, situated at Tuzi Gazi Waterfront, are painted in wonderfully bright colours by two local Zululand Artists. They provide hippie style Alternative and Holistic Health Services to the community and have recently introduced a coffee shop. An Alternative Lifestyle Market is held regularly which attracts peace loving and free thinking people.

Richards Bay Photo Images Umhlathuze municipal Building

Richards Bay Photo Images – uMhlathuze Local Municipal Offices

The uMhlathuze Local Municipality is situated on the eastern side of the Boardwalk Inkwazi Shopping Mall and is easily accessible with plenty of parking available.

Richards Bay Photo Images sunrise over CBD

Richards Bay Photo Images – Central Business District

A section of the Central Business District of Richards Bay including The Bay Hospital.

Richards Bay Photo Images BoardWalk Inkwazi Shopping Mall

The western entrance to the Boardwalk Inkwazi Shopping Centre.

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We are proud to be associated with Maxprop Estate Agents who support us in the positive promotion of Zululand. We also share a positive vision in our endeavour to drastically reduce pollution. In particular, with our single use plastic straws campaign. Click here to find out more about “Straws Suck”.



Richards Bay Photo Images Golf Estate Country Club

The Mzingazi Golf Estate is a popular venue for golf and other sports and the Country Club overlooks the Mzingazi Lake.

Richards Bay Photo Images Alkantstrand Beach lifesaver and boy

Children having fun at Alkantstrand Beach under the watchful eye of a lifesaver on duty.

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Richards Bay Photo Images Man Surfing Alkantstrand Beach

Surfing at Alkantstrand beach is popular throughout the year but particularly in the winter months.

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