Credit Card Payments


Several international delegates have reported that they needed to call their credit card provider to unblock the purchase of a conference ticket. To consider the process successfully completed, you should receive a formal e-ticket with a barcode on it

Registration opens on the 1st of Dec 2016 at 00:00 CAT

Important deadlines:

  • Deadline for early-bird registration: 15 June 2017
  • Deadline for online registration: 31 October 2017


Early registration Regular registration
Student* R 4000.00 R 5000.00
Regular R 6000.00 R 7000.00
Day rate R 2500.00 R 2500.00
Accompanying person R 2000.00 R 2000.00


*Student registration must be accompanied by a letter from the University confirming your status


Registration fee will cover the following cost:

  • Admission to full scientific programme
  • Admission to pre-conference workshops
  • Lunches, teas and coffees for the duration of the conference
  • Welcome reception (20th of Nov)
  • Gala reception (23rd of Nov)
  • Dinner on the 21st and 24th of Nov
  • Game drive and sundowners (22nd of Nov)
  • Official conference T-shirt


Accompanying person registration fee covers:

  • Welcome reception (20th of Nov)
  • Gala reception (23rd of Nov)
  • Dinner on the 21st and 24th of Nov
  • Refreshments at poster session (22nd of Nov)
  • Game drive and sundowners (22nd of Nov)


Extra costs to consider:

Kruger National Park Conservation Fees Daily rate
South African citizens and residents R 76.00
SADAC nationals R 152.00
International guests R 304.00

Valid from 01 Nov 2015 to 31 Oct 2016 (price increase expected in Nov 2016)
** Please note that this fee has been waived for Conference Delegates ONLY, and Accompanying Persons will still need to pay.


Members of SANParks’ loyalty programme WILD do not pay conservation fees. For more information visit:


Cancellation and Payment Policy

Refund of registration fees, less 20% for administrative charges, will be made for cancellations received before 01 Oct 2017. After this date, no refunds will be possible. Only cancellations received by email ( will be processed.