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InterNations - A Great Place for South Africans in Windhoek

Siya namkela nonke, welkom, isibingelelo to all of our South Africans in Windhoek! Would you like to meet South African expats in Windhoek? No matter whether you are looking to find reliable information or simply want to get advice from fellow South Africans in Windhoek, our South African members will be able to tell you where to watch your favorite team’s next match on TV, or where to find the best bobotie in Windhoek.

We welcome you to join the InterNations community of South Africans abroad. The members of the vibrant South African expat community come from Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban and many others places in South Africa!

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Find More Information in Our Windhoek Expat Guides

  • Moving to Windhoek

    With a population of just 325,000, Windhoek is a small city that is easy to navigate and easy to acclimatize to. The residents are generally welcoming to foreign workers and expats moving to Windhoek should find that they settle in quickly and easily.
  • Living in Windhoek

    A small and welcoming city in the heart of Namibia, Windhoek is a popular choice for expats seeking a more laid back side of Africa. Boasting modern office buildings, well-groomed parks and a cosmopolitan population, Windhoek is the perfect place to begin an exciting African adventure.
  • Working in Windhoek

    As a middle income country with a growing economy, Namibia is a popular destination for expats looking for work in Africa. Though the country suffers from high unemployment, some sectors like mining and tourism are growing quickly, providing opportunities for investment and employment for Namibians and expats alike.

Forum Posts by South Africans in Windhoek

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Share your Experience and Provide Tips to other South Africans in Windhoek

At InterNations, South Africans in Windhoek can enjoy a platform on which they can share their experiences and tips on living abroad. The city, also known Aigams or Otjomuise in the local Khoekhoe and Otjiherero languages, has a great community of South Africans that can help you make the most of your expat experience.

  • Surf through our network of South African expats in Windhoek and get to know the local expat crowd.
  • Join today for free to receive trustworthy, first-hand advice from fellow South Africans in our Windhoek forum.
  • Take full advantage of the Expat Guide for Windhoek and find useful information on your new hometown.

Meet up and Mingle with South Africans in Windhoek at our International Events

The InterNations community in Windhoek is also a very lively offline network. Our regular expat events organized by our Ambassadors at the best venues in town are a fantastic way to meet fellow South Africans in Windhoek. The possibilities for interacting offline are sure to satisfy a wide range of tastes, from a hip dining experience in one of Windhoek’s trendy restaurants to a joint trip to the business centres of the north. Our InterNations events and activities are a great way to get to know other South African expats in your city and South Africans in Namibia. Interested? Then simply sign up to become a member and you will soon be warmly welcomed among our South Africans living in Windhoek.