The Gallagher Convention Centre (GCC) has established itself as South Africa’s premier multi-purpose Conference and Exhibition destination. It has proudly hosted over 10 000 events in the past and is well known for its distinctive character, style and class. The 30-hectare property offers a unique and tranquil setting with beautiful gardens and bird life making all visits a memorable experience.
Conveniently located in the vibrant business district of Midrand in Johannesburg and within easy reach of the Gautrain and O. R. Tambo International Airport, the Gallagher Convention Centre (GCC) is flanked by a number of leading hotels, sophisticated shopping centres and entertainment complexes.
The on-site amenities and high level of varied services ensure the venue is fully equipped to facilitate a full range of function and events in Johannesburg. The Gallagher Convention Centre is spread over several main buildings with multiple venues, offers ample secure parking and a highly skilled and experienced team.
Summer days are long and warm to hot with clear, cloudless skies – although it is a summer rainfall area and guests are often treated to awesome displays of impressive afternoon and evening thunderstorms. Winters are cool and generally dry, with an occasional coating of sparkling frost on the ground.
With over six million trees, Johannesburg is the largest urban forest in the world and various greenbelts and parks make for delightful natural breakaways in the city.
The O.R. Tambo International Airport serves as the primary airport for domestic flights, as well as international flights to and from South Africa. As Africa’s busiest airport, it has the capacity to cater for up to 28 million passengers annually. The Lanseria International Airport situated to the north of Sandton is a privately owned airport that can accommodate aircraft up to the size of the Boeing 757-300 and also sees regular flights from and to many domestic and international destinations.
Midrand is a South African thriving business node and with hundreds of exciting tourist attractions, shopping centres, restaurants, business and conferencing facilities.