Newtown Park

This outdoor venue provides the perfect setting for events such as Children's Day where families can congregate on the grass and enjoy the activities in various marquees positioned around the edge of the park. It is surrounded by numerous attractions including Sci-Bono Discovery Centre, Moving into Dance, The Dance Factory and Bassline.

Newtown park consists of a grassy surface 5 850 square metres in size.

For more information contact Lebo Setshedi at the Newtown Management District:

Tel/ fax: (011) 688-7890



SAB World of Beer

The SAB World of Beer offers 5-star conferences and functions open from Monday to Saturday from 07:00 to 18:00

Full-day conference Package includes:

  • Secure covered parking
  • Venue hire
  • Standard equipment including:
    • PC projector and screen
    • DVD player
    • Flip-chart and pens
    • CD player
    • TV
    • Microphone and podium
  • Tea, coffee, rusks and yoghurt on arrival
  • Mid-morning tea, coffee with biscuits
  • Afternoon tea and coffee
  • Buffet style lunch from wide-ranging menus
  • Complimentary tour of the World of Beer and two complimentary beers or soft drinks. (Please note that tours for conference groups run only from Tuesday to Saturday).

The full day conference package costs R 395.00 per person, per day for a minimum of 10 people. (Prices effective from April 2012 to March 2013)

Reservations may be made from Monday to Friday between 08:30 and 16:30 on +27 11 836.4900 ext. 106.
Reservations on Saturdays for group bookings may be made on the same number, ext. 115.


Sci-Bono Discovery Centre

A unique venue, highly entertaining activities for guest and specially designed science magic shows are all on offer at Sci-Bono Discovery Centre. Catering is flexible and can be provided for by the venue and there ius the option to cater the function yourself.

Children's Parties

We can plan a very special birthday party for kids that includes a supervised visit to the exhibits and a science magic show. We can cater to groups of up to 50 children. Bring your own birthday cake and catering and we will provide a space for eating and drinking. (Or ask about arranged catering.) We can provide you with special Sci-Bono invitations that includes directions to the Centre.

Call Cynthia on our bookings office on (011) 639 8400 or email to book or to get more information.

Corporate Functions

Arrange an unusual and exiting corporate event. Sci-Bono is a perfect venue for banquets, cocktail functions, presentations, launches or other business events. Catering can be arranged or you can provide your own. We can provide a unique venue, highly entertaining activities for guest and specially designed science magic shows.

Call Khuri on (011) 639-8400 or email to book or to get more information.

Special Visits

We can arrange a special visits and customised activities for youth groups, senior citizen groups, visitors with special needs, visitors from out-of-town or other groups. The visits can be planned to meet visitors' needs and interests and can include presentations, science shows and other special activities.

Call Cynthia on our booking office on (011) 639 8400 or email to book or to get more information.

Special Events

Sci-Bono is an intriguing and unique venue for any event. This revamped historical building boasts an unusual and attractive modern architecture that is geared for large and small product launches, fashion shows, TV and video shoots, conferences, art exhibitions and other events.

Call Khuri on (011) 639 8400 or email to book or to get more information.

Tel: (011) 639-8400

The Dance Factory

(011) 833-1347
10 Henry Nxumalo Street

This is a unique concept in the fostering of a dance culture and developing dance audiences in Joburg. Funded mainly by well-wishers, the Dance Factory has had successes in the establishment, equipping and administering of a dance centre through classes, workshops and performances, and in particular to the communities that have been culturally, educationally and economically disadvantaged. The Dance Factory frequently hosts performances by acclaimed local and international dancers. This venue is also available to hire for special events, workshops, rehearsals or performances.

There are various performances on at the Dance factory, for details please look on the events page.

All bookings for performances can be made through Computicket Tel (011) 340 8000
Call Centre Operating Hours:
Monday - Saturday: 08h00-20h00
Sundays & Public Holidays: Closed

Enquiries can be made directly to the Dance factory on Tel (011) 833-1347


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