On 24 September 2018 South Africans celebrate their colourful heritage by lighting the braai fires for Braai Day. 21 Sep 2018 Read more On 23 August 2018 Gallagher Convention Centre celebrated the achievements of the Top 40 Women in MICE award winners by sponsoring the gifts for the 40 winners as well as gifts for the 140 guests in attendance. 31 Aug 2018 Read more Gallagher Convention Centre will be participating in the 12th annual EON Gauteng Business Showcase on Thursday, 6 September 2018. 30 Aug 2018 Read more Gallagher Convention Centre has a long-standing relationship with the New Jerusalem Children's Home, located in President Park, Midrand. 29 Aug 2018 Read more Gallagher Convention Centre brings you specials tailored to suit your budget. 13 Jul 2018 Read more Gallagher Convention Centre invites all Professional Conference Organisers (PCO's) to become part of the Gallagher Convention Centre PCO database. 12 Jul 2018 Read more Gallagher Convention Centre will be hosting FoodForward SA for their Mandela Day initiative on 18 July 2018. 11 Jul 2018 Read more The flagship entrance at Gallagher Convention Centre is getting a facelift. 13 Jun 2018 Read more Gallagher Convention Centre is offering special conference packages to warm our clients and their budgets this winter. Our special promotional packages are designed for training groups, full day conferences and half day conferences. 12 Jun 2018 Read more Gallagher Convention Centre installed a state of the art mobility solution to better accommodate, and enhance the experience, for visitors to the property who have additional requirements. 27 Feb 2018 Read more Gallagher Convention Centre is home to some of South Africa's biggest and most attended exhibitions. 8 Feb 2018 Read more At Gallagher Convention Centre we pride ourselves on our network of pre-qualified suppliers, vetted and selected to guarantee superior service delivery to our event organisers. 8 Feb 2018 Read more Gallagher Convention Centre would like to extend a heartfelt "Thank you" to the organising members of AAXO (The Association of African Exhibition Organisers), for choosing us as the Best Venue of 2017. 8 Feb 2018 Read more Gallagher Convention Centre strives to offer a premium service to ensure the comfort of our clients and guests. 17 Nov 2017 Read more The Exhibition Association of Southern Africa recently hosted their annual awards ceremony, held at Emperor's Palace in the East of Johannesburg. 24 Nov 2010 Read more Following a decision by the management of Gallagher Convention Centre, the 'All Things Bike' (ATB) exhibition and event, which was planned for 18 to 20 February 2011, has been put on ice until further notice. 22 Nov 2010 Read more Electric Mansion is the biggest one night Dance Party in the world, featuring top international DJ's. This event was recently held at Gallagher Convention Centre and received fantastic feedback from attendees. 16 Nov 2010 Read more The third Johannesburg Sexpo was recently held at Gallagher Convention Centre, coined as the 'sexiest exhibition on earth'. The exhibition was launched in South Africa in 2007, after having great success around the world. 28 Oct 2010 Read more The 3rd Access to Healthcare in Africa Conference was recently held at Gallagher Convention Centre. This conference brought together leaders from around the continent in the fight against HIV/AIDS, TB and Malaria. 14 Oct 2010 Read more The annual Professional Beauty and Professional Hair Show was recently held at Gallagher Convention Centre, showcasing the latest trends, new products and services to professionals in the beauty and wellness industries. 8 Oct 2010 Read more For the past seventeen years, Decorex SA has aimed to bring the décor community of South Africa the latest in international and local décor trends and new viewpoints on living spaces. Gallagher Convention Centre recently hosted Decorex Joburg 2010, which was a 'Breath of Fresh Air' for decorating enthusiasts across Gauteng, as the show was aptly themed. 3 Sep 2010 Read more One of the most critical areas by which a venue is judged, is its functionality and condition of the infrastructure. Event and exhibition organisers seek value and unsurpassed comfort when deciding on a venue. They want an environment for their visitors and guests that is modern and well maintained with everything in good working order, from technology to the furnishings. 19 Aug 2010 Read more After fourteen years of preparing and serving food fit for kings, wear and tear has taken its toll on Gallagher Convention Centre's kitchen infrastructure. Major investments were made to facilitate Executive Chef Gordon Fraser and his 23 member staff, to improve the efficiency of the kitchen and introduce a seamless delivery of food to thousands of visitors every year. 10 Aug 2010 Read more South Africa has one of the highest crime rates in the world, falling under the top five countries for violent crimes, according to the United Nations. Most of these crimes occur while victims are enjoying leisure activities, as they are not as alert as usual. This is why it is imperative for exhibition and events venues to prioritise safety and security, not only for visitors, but also for organisers and staff. 5 Aug 2010 Read more Following extensive research to add value to the many out of town visitors to the premises of Gallagher Convention Centre for exhibitions, events and conferences, the venue entered into an arrangement with Midrand Central Reservations (MCR) to supply accommodation solutions and associated benefits. 25 Jun 2010 Read more Barry Hilton is one of South Africa's favourite comedians and will be tickling the visitors' laughing bones at three comedy shows to be hosted by Gallagher Convention Centre during June. 18 Jun 2010 Read more Adolf Venter has been appointed as the new Chief Executive for Gallagher Convention Centre. He has been serving as the Acting Chief Executive since December 2009. 26 Apr 2010 Read more The management of Gallagher Convention Centre believes in achieving success through knowledge empowerment of the employees. As a consequence, the company constantly invests in staff training and development programmes. 16 Apr 2010 Read more The annual PRISA PRISM Awards ceremony was held at Gallagher Convention Centre on 31 March 2010 to reward outstanding communicators in the public relations arena. The theme of the awards, which is now in its 14th year, was ‘Public Relations - the energy behind the brand'. 8 Apr 2010 Read more The debut of the African Construction Summit will be held at Gallagher Convention Centre, 26 and 27 May 2010. The Summit is the initiative of the Construction Industry Development Board (cidb) and the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and will address contemporary issues facing the African and international construction industry. 8 Apr 2010 Read more Gallagher Convention Centre will be implementing upgrades to their facilities during the coming months. These improvements will expand the capacity of the convention centre and further advance convenience for clients and visitors. 29 Mar 2010 Read more Gallagher Convention Centre proves to maintain its popularity as a venue of choice for many sectors of commerce and industry. During February the Beeld newspaper's branded Holiday Destination Show and the Aviation Industry Rendezvous (AIR) Africa will be hosted at Gallagher. 9 Feb 2010 Read more After the staging of the Ben 10 event at Gallagher Convention Centre in June 2009, merchandise that was not sold to the public was stored until December and donated to the New Jerusalem Children's Home, bringing joy to many of the children during the festive season. 22 Jan 2010 Read more Gallagher is a name that has been tantamount with Midrand since the start of the twentieth century. The Gallagher Convention Centre as we know it now, started as an estate for the Gallagher family. Most of the landscape features on the estate today are still the originals picked out by Mr Gallagher. After its launch as a convention centre in 1995, it has been home to many events of distinction. 20 Jan 2010 Read more The common domestic cat, also known as the housecat or felis catus, is not an unfamiliar sight to most people. This is especially true for the staff at the Gallagher Convention Centre. Cats can be seen prowling around in the gardens surrounding the buildings on an almost daily basis, stalking their oblivious prey. Most of these cats, especially the older ones, are wild and hunt for birds, mice and other small prey. 20 Jan 2010 Read more During 2009 Gallagher Convention Centre recorded over half a million visitors who attended a myriad of events of all shapes and sizes, from small executive meetings in boardrooms to prestigious events and exhibitions which drew audiences in droves. 13 Jan 2010 Read more Gallagher Convention Centre has received a ‘Top Women in Business and Government' award for their excellence in promoting gender empowerment.
‘Top Women in Business and Government' recognises the importance of gender empowerment and the role it plays in developing and transforming South Africa. The award clearly demonstrates Gallagher's commitment to economic transformation and gender equality. With a strong executive management team, led by the dynamic Karen Slabbert during 2009, it came as no surprise that they were successfully nominated for this award. 11 Jan 2010 Read more
In November the Exhibition and Event Association of South Africa (EXSA) held their annual awards ceremony at Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand. Industry role-players and key decision-makers attended the ceremony. Gallagher Convention Centre walked away with two of the most popular awards. 3 Dec 2009 Read more