Falls in the jurisdiction of the Amathole District Municipality, in the Eastern Cape Province. It was established as a military post in 1879 and so named because of its situation on a stream with willow trees on its banks.

28° 29' 13.2", -32° 16' 22.8"

"Main Place Willowvale". Census 2011.
"Dictionary of Southern African Place Names". Human Science Research Council. p. 475.