Waterfalls, Harare

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Waterfalls is the name of a residential suburb in the south of Harare, Zimbabwe. The neighbourhoods within Waterfalls are Derbyshire, Grobbie Park, Houghton Park, Induna Park, Midlands, Mainway Meadows, Malvern (named after Godfrey Huggins), Parktown, Uplands and Shortstone . It is bordered by Highfield, Glen Norah, Hatfield, Mbare, Prospect Park and Ardbennie. The suburb was named after the rapids on the Mukuvisi River which flows through the Houghton Park-Parktown areas. Administratively, Waterfalls, along with Hatfield, caters for local council services of Prospect.

Waterfalls has a light industries section that includes transport and chemical production.

Coordinates: 17°54′36″S 31°00′55″E / 17.91000°S 31.01528°E / -17.91000; 31.01528