His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh
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Masonic meetings in the Western Cape will be permitted to resume as from 1st April 2021. This, however, will be continuously reviewed in line with lockdown regulations. All Lodges must strictly adhere to the District’s Covid protocols and restrictions.
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Welcome to the District Grand Lodge of South Africa, Western Division. If you are interested in becoming a Freemason, then you are at the right place.
This site will tell you everything you need to know about Freemasonry in the Western Division, where and when our individual Lodges meet and how to join.
Freemasonry is one of the world’s oldest & largest non-religious, non-political, fraternal & charitable organisations.
Our District Grand Lodge covers the south-western part of South Africa, an area larger than England. From our headquarters in Cape Town the District stretches to Springbok in the north, to Victoria West in the north-east and Knysna in the east. To view our Lodges click here
We are one of six District Grand Lodges in South Africa, each one administered by the United Grand Lodge of England
The other five District Grand Lodges of South Africa are:
We fall under the authority of the United Grand Lodge of England, founded in 1717 and is the oldest premier Grand Lodge in the world. You are most welcome to visit the United Grand Lodge of England website. We also recommend Freemasonry Today and the Netflix series Inside the Freemasons where you will find all you need to know about English Freemasonry, its vision, news and history.
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