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Fees for the Communicating Astronomy with the Public 2010 are as follows:

Registration Fee:   ZAR 2,500 (South African Rand)
Registration fee includes tea breaks, lunches, welcome reception and a social event.

Conference Dinner:   ZAR 350 (South African Rand)

Accompanying person to
conference dinner
ZAR 350 (South African Rand)

Welcome reception: Free for all delegates


Accompanying person to the welcome reception: ZAR 200 (South African Rand)

Payment Instructions

Please make your payment of your conference fees, conference dinner and accompanying people's dinner and welcome reception only prior to arrival by bank transfer to the following bank account:

Account Holder's Name: SAAO
Bank Name: ABSA Bank Ltd
Bank Address: ABSA Centre, Heerengracht, Cape Town, South Africa
Bank Account Number: 0550 144 514
Branch Name: Heerengracht
Branch Number: 632 005
Swift Number: ABSAZAJJ

South African banks do not use IBAN numbers.

Please use your Registration Number as a reference on the bank transfer so we can identify your payment. Proof of payment must be sent to or by fax to +27 (0)21 447 3639, marked for attention: Shireen and Encarni. If you require an invoice to effect payment, please contact us at

Please note that a late-payment penalty of 10% of the outstanding amount already applies.

Please contact Chris de Coning on for payments regarding the SALT tours.