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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 forum embassy hill

the forum embassy hill

constantia

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)
  • Aquamarine
  • Graphite
  • Indigo I
  • Vermillion
  • Indigo II
  • Ultramarine

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
    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
  • Ebony Auditorium
  • Ivory Auditorium

the campus boardrooms

  • Cobalt

    Cobalt

    seats 12 – 25 people
    mounted projector
    automated screen
    VGA point plus audio
  • Jade

    Jade

    seats 10 people
  • Sepia

    Sepia

    seats 10 people
    1 x plasma screen
    VGA point plus audio,
    document camera (request set-up)
  • Cobalt
  • Jade
  • Sepia

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
  • The Courtyard

    The Courtyard

    can accommodate up to 800 people
    lovely outside area.
    set-up with bedouin tent for rainy days
  • 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
  • The Orangery

    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
  • Gallery Bar

    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
  • Terrace

    Terrace

    600 people
    outside area suitable to accommodate 600 people
  • Bedouin Tents

    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.
  • Triple Volume
  • The Courtyard
  • Triple Volume
  • 1st Floor Triple Volume
  • Cover Drive
  • The Orangery
  • Gallery Bar
  • Terrace
  • Bedouin Tents

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 hall conference rooms

  • The Coal Hopper

    The Coal Hopper

    seats 26 to 45 people
    automated screen
    mounted projector
    VGA points
    audio
  • The Engine Room

    The Engine Room

    seats 26 to 60 people
    automated screen
    mounted projector
    VGA points
    audio
  • The Steam Room

    The Steam Room

    seats 30 to 80 people
    automated screen
    mounted projector
    VGA points
    audio
  • The Coal Hopper
  • The Engine Room
  • The Steam Room

turbine hall function spaces

  • The  Southern Boiler House Foyer

    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
  • Power House

    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.
  • The Glass House

    The Glass House

    can accommodate up to 700 people
    exhibition space, conference, banquets and parties
  • 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
  • Turbine Hall Basement

    Turbine Hall Basement

    270 banqueting, 800 cocktail
    our signature event space.exhibition space
    fully equipped bar
  • The  Southern Boiler House Foyer
  • Power House
  • The Glass House
  • The Turbines
  • The Underground
  • Turbine Hall Basement

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

  • Chapel

    Chapel

    from 30 to 120
    a ceremony are set in the serene open area of the Highveld with a transparent ceiling.
  • Chapel Inside Area

    Chapel Inside Area

  • Outside White Light

    Outside White Light

  • Outside Front Facing

    Outside Front Facing

  • Main Entrance

    Main Entrance

  • Fire Place

    Fire Place

  • Conservatory

    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
  • Conservatory By Night

    Conservatory By Night

  • Outside At Night

    Outside At Night

  • Garden

    Garden

  • Chapel
  • Chapel Inside Area
  • Outside White Light
  • Outside Front Facing
  • Main Entrance
  • Fire Place
  • Conservatory
  • Conservatory By Night
  • Outside At Night
  • Garden

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 Area

    Garden Area

    120 seated
    Relaxed out door area set under the trees and between gently splashing fountains
  • Inside  Area

    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.
  • L'antico Wedding

    L'antico Wedding

  • Catering at L'antico

    Catering at L'antico

  • Luxury Outside Event in The Garden

    Luxury Outside Event in The Garden

  • Sunset Wedding at L'antico

    Sunset Wedding at L'antico

  • Outside Area

    Outside Area

    seats up to 120
  • Inside Area 2

    Inside Area 2

  • Farm To Table Event

    Farm To Table Event

  • Garden Area
  • Inside  Area
  • L'antico Wedding
  • Catering at L'antico
  • Luxury Outside Event in The Garden
  • Sunset Wedding at L'antico
  • Outside Area
  • Inside Area 2
  • Farm To Table Event

embassy hill - cape town

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
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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
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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.

  • Sun Room

    Sun Room

    seats up to 40pax
    drop down screen
    full sound
    we present wireless connection to projector
    opens out to garden
  • Sitting Room

    Sitting Room

    casually seats +-16
    Ideal breakaway room or for brainstorming session.
    Looks on to the gardens and opens onto patio
  • Pool Bar

    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.
  • Library

    Library

    seats up to 8pax
    ideal break away room or private meeting space
    No built in presentation equipment
    Opens onto patio
  • Conservatory

    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
  • Pool Room

    Pool Room

    seats up to 50pax
    drop down screen
    full sound
    wePresent wireless connection to projector
    Opens out to pool area
  • Dining Room

    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
  • Gardens

    Gardens

    up to 150pax
    Ideal for wedding ceremonies
    product launches
    pre drinks and canapes
  • Pool

    Pool

    Up to 150pax
    Ideal for welcome drinks and canape’s enjoyed on the lawn, as well as smaller garden lunches in summer.
  • Bedrooms

    Bedrooms

    all en-suite bedrooms
  • Sun Room
  • Sitting Room
  • Pool Bar
  • Library
  • Conservatory
  • Pool Room
  • Dining Room
  • Gardens
  • Pool
  • Bedrooms
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