The Durban KwaZulu-Natal Convention Bureau is a partnership initiative of the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs and the Ethekwini Municipality to promote the meeting or business tourism services of the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal and the metropolitan area of Durban. It operates as a special division of Tourism KwaZulu-Natal.
Distance King Shaka International: 30 minutes
The Durban ICC provides the largest flat floor, column-free multi-purpose event space in Africa. Incorporating the Durban ICC Arena and Durban Exhibition Centre, the complex covers 33,000m² (355,209sq.ft.) of flexible exhibition and meeting space.
The ICC has been awarded a five-star grading by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa and its several international ISO Certifications. The Centre maintains its ISO9001 certification for Quality Management in its operational systems, ISO14001 for its Environmental Responsibility and its ISO22000 and HACCP certifications ensures the highest standards of Food Safety.
Fully Wi-Fi enabled, connectivity is complimentary to delegates and guests. The Centre is located 30-minutes from the King Shaka International Airport and over 3,600 Hotel rooms are within a 10-minute walk of the Centre.
The Durban ICC Arena offers full technical capacity for live broadcasts as well as house lighting suitable for TV production filming. The Centre houses four on-site generators which can fully power the centre in the event of power disruptions. The on-site business centre offers an internet café, as well as printing services for banners and marketing collateral. The Centre also includes an on-site Travel Agency and Travel Doctor.
The Centre is fully wheel-chair friendly and provides other facilities for the physically challenged, including the Braille Trail which provides directions for the sight impaired and blue strobe lights which are activated during emergency evacuations for persons with impaired hearing.
150 Avondale Road, Greyville, Durban
T: +27 (31) 309 1430
King Shaka International – 30 minutes
The Greyville Convention Centre can be found within the historically acclaimed, well-renowned and highly esteemed Greyville Race Course in Durban.
The Centre is a multi-venue setting that offers locations for corporate events, weddings, launches, conference facilities, exhibitions, and meeting rooms.
The Greyville Convention Centre provides a space for the grand meeting of minds from wedding planners to exhibition experts, floor planners, banqueting and catering experts and project managers.
The venue can host up to 1 600 guests for ceremonies and receptions and 1 200 stands in multi-flexible venues.
5-7 Mountview Close, Broadlands, Mount Edgecombe
T: +27 (31) 502 1971
Distance King Shaka International: 15 minutes
Mount Edgecombe Conference Centre has two well proportioned open planned venues and can accommodate any event, big or small. Seating arrangements range from 80-100 guests in the smaller venue (upstairs) and 200-450 guests in the main venue (downstairs). Packages are available that cover everything from the venue hire to complete catering.
Our conferencing halls comes completely set-up with conferencing tables. The small venue can accommodate up to 60 people in a school room set-up, while the main hall accommodates up to 350 people seated. We offer half-day and full day conference facilities, complete with catering. All conferencing equipment, if not available, can be hired.