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We celebrate our team

At Gallagher Convention Centre, we believe in rewarding hard work and dedication. Every year we allow our team to vote for the employee from each department who they believe deserves to be recognised. During our closing event, these individuals are announced and celebrated. The 2019 winners were as follows; Sales & Coordination: ... More

Share in our highlights

Gallagher Convention Centre as honoured with the AAXO award for the Best Venue of 2018. Gallagher Convention Centre Catering became a new addition to the Gallagher Convention Centre portfolio. We hosted a spectacular showcase event for some of our clients. We added a private dining area to Gallagher 3. Gallag... More

Thank you for choosing Gallagher Convention Centre.

In lieu of our appreciation towards the clients who have made bookings at Gallagher Convention Centre during 2019, we have carefully designed thank you gifts from sustainable and locally sourced items. Handmade from recovered wood,  we had braai boards custom-designed to help our clients make happy memories when sharing a meal with ... More

Visit our new Virtual Tour

To assist our clients as best possible in planning their upcoming events, Gallagher Convention Centre has launched a brand new Virtual Tour- you can now visit our venues remotely. To make use of the Virtual Tour, visit the Gallagher Convention Centre website. The Virtual Tour can be found under the venues tab. This tool will assist ... More

A journey of growth from cleaner to bookkeeper

Fatty Maimela, Bookkeeper in the Finance Department at Gallagher Convention Centre, has grabbed every opportunity to grow and develop herself. Fatty was first acquainted with Gallagher Convention Centre in 1998 when she started as a part-time cleaner for a supply company, at Gallagher Convention Centre. During this time she was determined ... More

The Gallagher Convention Centre team supports our national team


Have a look at our Quick Cafѐ food concept

The event industry is filled with ever-changing trends, Gallagher Convention Centre continuously works towards keeping ahead of the hype in terms of our offering to our clients whilst ensuring the practical applicability there-of. Festival type food is growing in popularity in the event industry; this often means the association with food ... More

Making a positive contribution to our community

“There is no power for change greater than a community discovering what it cares about.”- Margaret J. Wheatley On 28 August 2019, we had the privilege of meeting the dedicated team from the Midrand SPCA. Gallagher Convention Centre used this opportunity to demonstrate our commitment to making a positive impact on the Midrand community ... More

We celebrate an accomplished team-member

We are very excited to share in the celebration of another team member who has been honoured by an industry recognition award. Sannikie Makgakga, Exhibition Manager: Operations at Gallagher Convention Centre, was chosen as one of the 2019 Top 40 Women in MICE. Sannikie received her award during a luncheon held in honour of the winners ... More

Gallagher paid it Forward

On 18 July 2019 Gallagher Convention Centre hosted FoodForwardSA for their food packing event in Hall 1. The 2019 FoodForward SA Mandela Day Food Drive, in partnership with Pick n Pay, was one of the largest national food drives in South Africa, providing much-needed basic food items to vulnerable communities. The food collected in the ... More