🇿🇦 Richards Bay is a city in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. It is situated on a 30 square kilometre lagoon of the Mhlatuze River, which makes it one of the country's largest harbours. Richards Bay also has the deepest natural harbour on the African continent.
Richards Bay has a population of over 57,390 people. Richards Bay also forms the centre of the wider uMhlathuze municipality which has a population of over 334,459 people.