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Cape Town and the Western Cape..

The Western Cape stand at this year's Tourism Indaba in Durban, hosted by Wesgro – the Cape's official tourism, trade and investment promotion agency – showcases the very best our region has to offer for travellers from South Africa, the rest of Afri...more

Cape Town rated best African c..

Wesgro is proud to announce that Cape Town has once again been rated the number one city in Africa for convention business by the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA)....more


ISPO International and ISPO South Africa are extremely proud to host the 16th World Congress from 8 to 11 May 2017. Together we look forward to welcoming more than 2,000 delegates from every continent, together with some 100 exhibitors to Cape Town....more

Wesgro and dnata partner to pu..

Wesgro, Cape Town and the Western Cape's official tourism, trade and investment promotion agency is proud to announce that we have partnered with dnata World Travel to promote the Cape throughout the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states....more

WESGRO supports 2017 African R..

For the third year running, Wesgro - Cape Town and the Western Cape’s official tourism, trade and investment promotion agency - is the main sponsor for the African Responsible Tourism Awards....more

Western Cape serving the best ..

Wesgro, in partnership with Explore Sideways, has completed a survey with tour operators in the Western Cape to profile wine and food tourists and determine the sector’s main trends....more

Wesgro working to fill 47 000 ..

Last week a tourism delegation led by Wesgro, the official tourism, trade and investment promotion agency for Cape Town and the Western Cape, attended the Travel Turkey Fair in Izmir for the first time....more


The promotion of Cape tourism is one of the three key priorities of Economic Opportunities Minister Alan Winde's ‘Project Khulisa’, and the Western Cape’s 2016 event strategy is an important element of this promotion effort. Today Wesgro CEO, Tim Har...more

Cape Town wins International C..

The Cape Town and the Western Cape Convention Bureau, a strategic division at Wesgro, secured the bid to host the 2022 International Congress on Immunology (ICI2022), which will be held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC)....more

World Tourism Day: Universal a..

Today the Wesgro team celebrated World Tourism Day (UNWTD) at Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront and Two Oceans Aquarium with learners from the Elundini Home of the Disabled and Educare Centre....more

Cape tourism poised for a reco..

Note to editors: The following is an extract from remarks made by Wesgro CEO, Tim Harris, at HVS's inaugural Tourism, Hotel Investment & Networking Conference (THINC) Africa taking place in Cape Town from 6-7 September 2016....more