The history of Greyville

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The history of Greyville

The history of Greyville dates as far back as 1844, when it hosted the province’s first official horse racing event. The track has had the honour of welcoming the likes of Queen Elizabeth II, the Duke of Edinburgh and an array of notable enthusiasts from all corners of the globe.

The 2 800m pear-shaped track encircles the Royal Durban Golf Course and is home to South Africa’s premier horse race and fashion event, the Durban July. With a bustling nightlife in nearby Florida Road and some of the finest restaurants in the province just around the corner, the suburb is perfectly placed for a venue that will change the face of the city.

25 years of experience

Boasting over 25 years of hospitality experience, The Greyville Convention Centre has been created around the premise of having a number of multi-faceted, multi-purpose and dynamic venues, that communicate to a potential client that we really do have a venue to suit any and every event requirement. Weddings, conferences, corporate events, product launches, fashion shows, press announcements, luncheons, we have the capability to do it all.

Iconic presence

With the iconic presence of the signature Durban July Racetrack in the background and overlooking the elegant Royal Durban Golf club, Greyville Convention Centre offers an unparalleled combination of outstanding venues and resources, incredible versatility and stellar staff committed to exceeding the expectations of our clients and their guests.

With small, medium and large-scale capacity venues, this multi-purpose convention centre in Durban will delight you with the countless possibilities. Greyville Convention Centre offers a unique experience to those who venture in to the convention centre with guided tours by our Event Coordinators.

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