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Where it's happening

The beautiful, sunny, sub-tropical city of Durban will play host to the GAC. Durban is one of the most culturally diverse cities in South Africa and is known for her friendly people, beautiful beaches and warm sunny days (Durban has 320 days of sunshine a year).


Location: 29°53′S 31°03′E; on the east coast of South Africa, in the province of KwaZulu-Natal (KZN)
Area: 2 300 km²
Population: 3 468 086
Demographics: Blacks: 68%; Indians: 20%; Whites: 9%; Coloureds: 3%
Main languages: Zulu (63%); English (30%); Xhosa (3%); Afrikaans (1%)
Main religions: Christian (68%); 11% (Hindu); 3% (Muslim)

About Sibaya

The Sibaya Casino and Entertainment Kingdom is a magical empire situated north of Durban central, between Umdloti and Umhlanga. Only minutes from King Shaka International Airport, the Sibaya Casino is the ideal, central location for conferences, functions, family holidays or that quick little getaway.

Sibaya Casino and Entertainment Kingdom offers a technologically advanced casino, a fusion of culinary delights, sublime shows, a selection of Durban accommodation and ever-evolving winning opportunities.

Experience the dazzle and delight whenever you walk through the doors of KwaZulu-Natal’s Sibaya Casino and Entertainment Kingdom. With expansive views over the warm Indian Ocean as well as inland views over the beautiful rolling hills of Zululand, you have the best of nature combined with cutting-edge design and architecture, incorporated into one exciting venue.


The Imbizo Sibaya Conference Centre offers an Afro-chic atmosphere and some of the best conference venues in Durban with extensive experience in hosting diverse groups and events. Whether you have a board meeting to plan, or are hosting a large conference with team build activities and require accommodation and entertainment for these events, we have it all in one convenient location.
Advanced technical equipment is available for hire from the in-house technical team or you may bring in your own. Secure and complimentary parking facilities are available for 2 200 vehicles.

Conveniently situated just 10 minutes from King Shaka International Airport and 5 minutes from Umhlanga, these conference venues in Durban are at the gateway to KwaZulu-Natal’s cultural attractions and renowned eco-tourism destinations. Attention to detail is a key feature of the Imbizo Sibaya Conference Centre and the dedicated banqueting team take care of everything with warm, personalised service.

Conference attendees have access to Sibaya’s many activities and facilities including diverse restaurants, live entertainment, Mangwanani African Day Spa and a state-of-the-art casino to name a few.

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