Meet the people behind the Makana Residents’ Association

Sally Price-Smith


072 505 1621

Xolani Simakuhle

Deputy Chairperson

078 867 9347

Tim Bull


076 289 5122

Eleanor Louw


082 372 6688

Philip Machanick

Committee member

078 882 3918

Carin Swart

Committee member

073 339 6180

Angie Thomson

Committee member

073 819 3162

John Bateson

Committee member

Anna-Mare Herselman

Committee member

082 881 0744

A Better Grahamstown

We believe there is a future where Grahamstown has better employment prospects, less pot holes and reliable services – But there’s work needed to change the current outlook. Your support would be highly appreciated.


MRA is committed to working with everyone who wants Grahamstown to improve and thrive. The Municipality, businesses, NGOs, individuals, schools, churches and sports clubs. Together we can make a difference.

Become a Member

For less than a cup of coffee, you can become a paid up member for three years. Joining does not oblige you to do anything unless you have time and wish to do so. Our strength comes from the number of members we have, so please join us today.

Don't Be Shy. Get In Touch.

If you are interested in working together, send us an inquiry and we will get back to you as soon as we can!