Think Local – Click on the links below to download the FREE uMhlanga Rocks APP
Why A FREE APP For uMhlanga Rocks?
Do you know what time the lifeguards go off duty, or where to buy a pair of shoes? How about which beaches are dog-friendly, or where to get your nails done? These are just some of the questions answered by our user-friendly and intuitive area APP.
This APP is perfect for anyone visiting uMhlanga Rocks, from the Durban local looking for a wedding present, or a day visitor wanting to know about umbrella hire, to an uMhlanga Rocks employee on a lunch break or a tourist wanting evening entertainment.
So what information is available on the APP?
- Emergency – with instant dialing to a 24/7 manned control room
- Eat Here – a categorised and searchable listing of all restaurants, bars, coffee shops etc
- Shop Here – a categorised and searchable listing of places to shop in uMhlanga Rocks.
- Stay Here – a categorised and searchable listing of all aspects of accommodation
- Directory – A-Z listing of all the businesses and services in uMhlanga Rocks
- Report A Fault – to report a concern in public space, allowing for uploading an image
- News – linked to the news section on the uMhlanga Rocks website
- Area Info – general information on the area broken up into the Promenade and Village
- Line-Up – links users to everything happening in the whole of Durban (not just uMhlanga Rocks) from major events to a live sports screening at the local pub. Businesses are encouraged to send through information on their upcoming events
- Contacts – provides details of a range of important area contacts
Additional features of the APP include a link to a stunning video that captures the essence of uMhlanga Rocks; a link to the UIP website; a link to the uMhlanga Tourism website; a link to a form for business and or event listings, as well as a map of the area.
Funded by the uMhlanga Rocks Place-Making Committee as part of its work to improve the experience of uMhlanga Rocks for all its’ users, the APP groups similar information together making it easier for people to access the exact information they need.
Is Your Business Listed
While all businesses in uMhlanga Rocks receive a free listing, all businesses including those in greater uMhlanga can be upgraded at R1 350 per annum per category (R100p/m). Listing includes:
- Your choice of category listing
- Up to 3 scrolling images
- A full write up
- Contact details / website and social media links
- Google map location
- A push notification to the database once listed
- Up to 3 local events per annum listed under Local Line Up (7-day event notice needed)
- Access to the Specials section to list specials (running for 30 days or more) for R300 each
For details on the basic listing and upgrades, email firstname.lastname@example.org