Venues & Directions
Below are details for both the banquet evening and the conference venue.
Main venue: Sports Science Institute of South Africa. Boundary Road, Newlands, Cape Town. This venue will be used on all days EXCEPT for the oral sessions on Tuesday 15 November from 09h00 to 17h30. However, it WILL be used for the poster session on Tuesday 15 November from 17h30 to 19h30.
The venue is situated next to the Newlands Rugby Stadium. There will be free (nearby but offsite) parking at Kelvin Grove. The venue is within 200m of Newlands Railway Station. It is about 30 minutes walk from UCT middle campus.
Second venue: Belmont Square Conference Centre. Belmont Road, Rosebank, Cape Town. This venue will be used ONLY for the oral sessions on Tuesday 15 November from 09h00 to 17h30.
There will be free (nearby but offsite) parking. The venue is within 200m of Rondebosch Railway Station. It is about 15 minutes walk from UCT middle campus.
We have a great evening lined up at Kenilworth Racecourse. Venue and menu details below.
Secure, off-street parking available for those travelling by car.
The Benguela Symposium Banquet includes a three course plated meal. Registered attendees will be asked to select a meal preference at a later stage. Those that have already indicated special dietary requirements will be catered for separately. Please note: No partners.