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Overview of the venues

The forum company’s architecturally distinct and heritage-rich venues – the campus, turbine hall, white light, embassy hill and, l’antico giardino consistently deliver to international standards, making weddings, meetings, conferences and events memorable and world-class.

Spaces include boardrooms, auditoriums, meeting rooms, unique event space to host launches, dinners, lunches, cocktail parties and weddings. Conference areas are equipped with wifi access and built-in technology.

the forum campus

the forum campus

bryanston

the forum turbine hall

the forum turbine hall

newtown

the forum white light

the forum white light

lanseria

the forum l’antico giardino

the forum l’antico giardino

lanseria

 

the campus

 

the campus

This five-star graded conference and event venue, set among manicured gardens and light-filled courtyards, is multi-faceted, catering to a variety of occasions and up to 800 guests. The campus has wifi, state-of-the-art technology and underground parking for 120 vehicles. As always, guests will be treated to fine food, innovative style and excellent service.

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the campus conference rooms

aquamarine

aquamarine

seats 25 to 50 people

  • fitted screen
  • mounted projector
  • VGA point plus audio
  • DVD & VCR (request set-up)
  • portable whiteboard
  • audio conferencing (request set-up)
  • analogue lines (request set-up)
graphite

graphite

seats 30 to 90 people

  • fitted screen
  • mounted projector
  • lapel microphone
  • DVD & VCR (request set–up)
  • portable whiteboard
  • audio conferencing (request set–up)
  • analogue lines (request set–up)
indigo i

indigo I

seats 30 to 60 people

  • fitted screen
  • mounted projector
  • lapel microphone
  • VGA point plus audio
  • DVD & VCR (request set-up)
  • portable whiteboard
  • audio conferencing (request set-up)
  • analogue lines (request set-up)
vermillion

vermillion

seats 35 to 90 people

  • fitted screen
  • mounted projector
  • lapel microphone
  • DVD & VCR (request set-up)
  • portable whiteboard
  • audio conferencing (request set-up)
  • analogue lines (request set-up)
indigo ii

indigo II

seats 18 to 40 people

  • fitted screen
  • mounted projector
  • lapel microphone
  • VGA point plus audio
  • DVD & VCR (request set-up)
  • portable whiteboard
  • audio conferencing (request set-up)
  • analogue lines (request set-up)
ultramarine

ultramarine

seats 25 to 80 people

  • fitted screen
  • mounted projector
  • lapel microphone
  • DVD & VCR (request set-up)
  • portable whiteboard
  • audio conferencing (request set-up)
  • analogue lines (request set-up)

the campus auditoriums

ebony auditorium

ebony auditorium

seats 204 people

  • touch panel audio visual
  • audio conferencing
  • surround sound
  • rear full HD projection screen and full HD projector
  • network & ISDN line connection
  • VCR, DVD & DSTV
  • document camera
  • laptop presentation
  • built in podium
  • streaming capability
  • wireless, ISDN and internet connectivity
ivory auditorium

ivory auditorium

seats 464 people

  • touch panel audio visual
  • video and audio conferencing
  • surround sound
  • rear full HD projection screen and full HD projector
  • network & ISDN line connection
  • VCR, DVD & DSTV
  • document camera
  • laptop presentation
  • built in podium
  • streaming capability
  • wireless, ISDN and internet connectivity

the campus boardrooms

cobalt

cobalt

seats 12 - 25 people

  • 1 x projector screen/li>
  • 2 x plasma screens
  • VGA point plus audio,
  • Video and audio conferencing
  • Document camera (request set–up)
jade

jade

seats 10 people

sepia

sepia

seats 10 people

  • 1 x plasma screen
  • VGA point plus audio,
  • Video and audio conferencing;
  • Document camera (request set-up)

the campus function spaces

triple volume

triple volume

400 banqueting/ 700 cocktail

  • The triple volume foyer, create an ideal space for exhibitions, cocktail parties, product launches and banquets.
  • exhibition space
  • fully equipped bar
1st floor triple volume

1st floor triple volume

can accommodate 100 people

  • extend your function in the triple volume by adding another level to the party.
cover drive

cover drive

private dining room

  • the perfect space for exclusive dining, breakfasts, private cocktail parties and product launches.
  • fully equipped bar
  • fitted screen
  • overhead projector
  • sound system
  • 60 seater
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the orangery

120 banqueting

  • Our contemporary Dutch Conservatory-style venue, has a unique, intimate and sophisticated atmosphere that is perfect for any function from corporate breakfasts and lunches to select dinners and wine tastings.
  • fitted screen
  • overhead projector
  • sound system
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gallery bar

60 banqueting/ 100 cocktail

  • The gallery bar creates an ideal space for cocktail parties, pre-dinner drinks and banquets.
  • fully equipped bar
  • fireplace
the courtyard

the courtyard

can accommodate up to 800 people

  • lovely outside area.
  • set-up with bedouin tent for rainy days.
boundry terrace

terrace

600 people

  • outside area suitable to accommodate 600 people
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bedouin tents

can accommodate from 120 - 300 people

  • The forum owns 2 large & 1 small Bedouin tent which individually, and jointly can host a party with space for staging and dancing. The nomadic tents can be used for intimate themed functions or huge open plan gatherings.
 

turbine hall

 

turbine hall

Restored in 2005, turbine hall is an integral part of Johannesburg’s architectural history, situated in the city’s art and cultural precinct. The iconic turbine hall is now host to a range of world class events, conferences and is the city’s coveted wedding and party setting. turbine hall is also a sought-after conference and general events venue

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turbine hallconference rooms

coal_hopper

the coal hopper

seats 26 to 45 people

  • automated screen
  • mounted projector
  • VGA points
  • audio
engine_room

the engine room

seats 26 to 60 people

  • automated screen
  • mounted projector
  • VGA points
  • audio
steam_room

the steam room

seats 30 to 80 people

  • automated screen
  • mounted projector
  • VGA points
  • audio

turbine hall function spaces

chef_table

power house

seats 24 people for a boardroom meeting and up to 60 cinema style

  • executive boardroom and dining room with a featured
  • glass ceiling or intimate setting for smaller dinner
  • functions. unique, sophisticated, intimate and
  • interactive dining area set
just off our kitchen and hosted by our executive chef.
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the glass house

can accommodate up to 700 people

exhibition space, conference, banquets and parties
southern_boiler

the southern boiler house foyer

can accommodate up to 250 people for a banquet and 500 for a cocktail (not a private area)

industrial masterpiece perfect for welcome drinks or wedding ceremonies
the_turbines

the turbines

can accommodate up to 200 people

  • have your function set between the concrete turbines
  • of turbine hall.
the_underground

the underground

up to 100 people

lavish and stylish bar, perfect to host functions
hall_basement

turbine hall basement

270 banqueting, 800 cocktail

  • our signature event space.exhibition space
  • fully equipped bar
 

embassy hill

 

embassy hill

This five-star graded conference and event venue, set among manicured gardens and light-filled courtyards, is multi-faceted, catering to a variety of occasions and up to 160 guests.

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embassy hill function spaces

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conservatory

seats up to 160pax

  • ideal for large receptions, gala dinners, private parties
  • drop down screen and projector
  • surround sound
  • wePresent wireless connection to projector
  • glass side doors open onto gardens
embassy_poolroom

pool room

Seats – up to 50pax

  • drop down screen
  • full sound
  • wePresent wireless connection to projector
  • Opens out to pool area
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sun room

Seats – up to 40pax

  • drop down screen
  • full sound
  • wePresent wireless connection to projector
  • opens out to garden
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dining room

seats up to 30pax

  • ideal for private dining or boardroom style set up
  • large flat screen HD TV
  • surround sound
  • opens onto patio
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Library

Seats up to 8pax

  • ideal break away room or private meeting space
  • No built in presentation equipment
  • Opens onto patio
EmbassyHill-Sitting-Room-480-01

Sitting Room

Casually seats +-16

Ideal breakaway room or for brainstorming session. Looks on to the gardens and opens onto patio
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Pool Bar

seats up to 40

Ideal for day time functions & events. Open on to private garden and swimming pool. No built in presentation equipment.
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4 luxury bedrooms

all en-suite bedrooms

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Garden

up to 150pax

Ideal for wedding ceremonies
product launches
pre drinks and canapes
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Pool

Up to 150pax

Ideal for welcome drinks and canape’s enjoyed on the lawn, as well as smaller garden lunches in summer.
 

white light

 

white light

white light in Lanseria is an ideal wedding venue for those who want free-reign in designing and conceptualising their wedding. With natural raw elements and local country scenery, white light offers not only exceptional cuisine, but unmatched service and event expertise.

the venue offers ample natural light that beams through stackable glass doors on either side of the venue. Along with its high ceiling, it creates a great sense of light and space

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white light function spaces

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conservatory

140 banqueting

  • the venue offers ample natural light beaming through stackable glass doors on either side of the venue, along with the high ceiling, it creates a great sense of light and space
chapel

chapel

from 30 to 120

  • a ceremony are set in the serene open area of the Highveld with a transparent ceiling.
 

l’antico giardino

 

l’antico giardino

The mild weather all-year round in Johannesburg makes outdoor dining pleasurable and relaxing. Set under a tree canopy, l’antico giardino welcomes families looking for a farm-to-table style lunch and offers itself for bespoke functions.

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l’antico giardino function spaces

garden_arease

garden area

120 seated

  • Relaxed out door area set under the trees and between gently splashing fountains
conservatoryes

inside area

30 people

  • An light open conservatory intimate and sophisticated, that is perfect for any function from corporate breakfasts and lunches to select dinners and wine tastings.
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