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48th Annual GSSA Congress: Advancing Rangeland Ecology and Pasture Management in Africa

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The Annual Congress was hosted by the Limpopo Province at Weesgerus in Modimolle. The final programme of abstracts is now available to download.

The Annual Congress was hosted by the Limpopo Province at Weesgerus Holiday Resort, Caravan Park and Conference Centre in Modimolle. The resort is situated in the breathtaking Waterberg mountains and is surrounded by lush bushveld vegetation. It is situated 3km outside Modimolle (Nylstroom) and about 180kms north of OR Tambo International Airport (airport shuttle will be available). The accommodation, conferencing and other facilities at Weesgerus are in close proximity to one another, encouraging networking, productive meetings and a varied social programme! The resort is surrounded by lush bushveld vegetation such as Boekenhout, Vaalbos, Wildesering and at least 35 other tree species. These trees host more than 50 different bird species. Come and stroll among Impala on the 3 km hiking trail and experience all the bushveld has to offer!

List of Delegates 

Scientific Programme

The Final Programme of Abstracts is now available to download.

Monday 15 July 2013

Short Course:

Tuesday 16 July 2013


Wednesday 17 July 2013

Mid-Congress Tours:
  • Jacques Malan Game Farm Management and Breeding of Rare Game Species
  • Wayne Knight’s Holistic Veld Management
  • Mabula Lodge Bush Encroachment Control
  • André de Leeuw Slangbos Control and Planted Pastures 

Thursday 18 July 2013

Special Session:

Friday 19 July 2013

Post Congress Tour:
  • Nyslvley Provincial Nature Reserve - Savanna Tree Phenology and Life History Strategies


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