Supporting Event Organisers in the Western Cape


On 19th July 2018 – The Event Organiser's Network arranged their 4th Annual Western Cape showcase to around 300 Event Organisers from the region. The event introduces Event Planners to what is on offer for them to incorporate into their next event; allowing them to explore and experience what’s new in in terms of technology, venues, catering etc and network through free-flow, table-based interactions. 

Aug 23, 2018 Read More

Spotlight On: Zintle Fani


Zintle completed her studies in Media and Journalism at Rosebank College in 2008-2009. 

On leaving varsity life, she was fortunate to find an opportunity to become a freelance journalist, working for a community newspaper called Ekurhuleni Times.

Aug 23, 2018 Read More

60 Years of Giving


Desti Loeijs is known for her quick smile and ‘can-do’ attitude by all in the local Live Events industry. In fact, it’s pretty much impossible to work on Live Events and not have met Ms. Desti Loeijs!

Jul 19, 2018 Read More

67 - More than just a number


With 67 Minutes for Mandela Day imminent and looking to the past, we realise have come a long way, with many positive changes, the majority of which can be attributed to Mr Nelson Mandela. It inspires us at Gearhouse to try to instil Mandela’s values and beliefs into our personal and professional lives. Every 18th July on Nelson Mandela's birthday the call goes out for people everywhere to celebrate his birthday by acting on the principle that each one has the power to change the world. 

Jul 17, 2018 Read More

A world-class event in Maputo


The Government of Mozambique partnered with the Global Wildlife Program and the World Bank team in Mozambique to put together the 2018 International Conference on Nature-Based Tourism in Conservation Areas in Maputo, Mozambique on 7-9 June, 2018. One of the pre-requisites of the event turned out to be the need for a dark, climate controlled event space that could accommodate 500 people as well as high resolution LED Screen.

Jun 21, 2018 Read More

The Liberation Concert


Gearhouse Group was able to supplement the technical elements for The Liberation Concert which took place at the Nelson Mandela Theatre, Joburg Theatre Complex on the 25th May. The concert celebrated Nelson Mandela’s legacy and fell aptly as the finale to Africa Month with the dual purpose of launching The Liberation Project’s new album Songs That Made Us Free. The Liberation Project served as the house band and featured special guest appearances from a host of South African and International icons who have lent their voices and played a vital role in South Africa’s struggle for freedom.

Jun 18, 2018 Read More

Laser Projection now available from Gearhouse Splitbeam


South African theatre technical supplier, Gearhouse Splitbeam, has just taken delivery of 2 x Panasonic PT-RZ12K 3-Chip DLP 12000 Lumens Laser Projectors through PanSolutions Holdings (PTY) Ltd. Their arrival was met with great excitement and the new units will soon be out on a production for Joburg Ballet.

Jun 15, 2018 Read More

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