IPC Logo 9th International Penguin Congress
Cape Town, South Africa
5th - 9th September 2016


Congress Dinner

There will be a conference dinner one evening during IPC9. The cost of the dinner will be included in the registration.

Details of the location of the conference dinner will appear here in due course.


Public Event

We hope to organise a public event one evening during the congress. Full details will appear when they have been finalised.


Organised Trips

We hope to organise several trips for delegates both before and after the meeting.  

Possible trips include visits to penguin colonies at Boulders Beach and/or Stony Point; winery tours and birding trips around the Cape peninsula. 

Please note these trips are likely to incur an additional cost.


Contacting us

Please send all enquiries about the conference to enquiries@penguincongress.org. A member of the local organising committee will respond as soon as possible.

Other Accommodation

For those wanting to stay in and around Central Cape Town there are almost limitless options. A careful web search is likely to throw up some good options, but do be careful to make sure it will be easy for you to drive to the Waterfront.

The MyCiti route to the North of the City starts and ends at the Waterfront.If you are not staying along this route you should check it is easy to get to the main congress at the Civic Centre.

AirBnB is widely available in Cape Town.

Accommodation in Sea Point

Protea Hotel Sea Point

Start Date: 09/02/2016

End Date: 09/10/2016

Last Day to Book: 08/12/2016

Rate: 1130-1230ZAR (Single) per night, 
1295-1395 ZAR (Double) per night

Website: Book your group rate for Protea Hotel Sea Point