Events 2020





Eastern Free State Branch Congress 03-Oct-2020 Golden Gate, Sanparks Hotel, Clarens
Ruvasa Virtual Conference 21 – 23 October 2020 Virtual
Western Cape Branch Congress 14 November 2020 Hazendal Wine Estate


Northern KZN & Midlands Branch Congress 06 – 07 February 2021 Battlefield Lodge, Dundee More info to follow
SAEVA annual Congress February 2021 (Postponed to February 2022) Western Cape More info to follow
Southern Cape Branch Congress 06 – 07 March 2021 George, Hyatt Oubaai Hotel More info to follow
Wildlife Group annual Congress 11 – 13 March 2021 University of Pretoria Faculty of Veterinary Science, Onderstepoort More info to follow
Eastern Cape Branch Congress Date TBA Mpekweni Beach Resort More info to follow
RuVASA annual Congress 17 – 19 May 2021 The Boardwalk Hotel, Port Elizabeth More info to follow
NVCG Bush Break 10 – 11 July 2021 Skukuza, Kruger National Park More info to follow
Mpumalanga Branch Congress Date TBA Venue TBA More info to follow
NVCG Congress with Paul Woods & Noel Moens DURBAN 11 – 12 August
CAPE TOWN 13 – 14 August JOHANNESBURG 16 – 17 August
Durban – TBA
Cape Town – Blaauwberg Beach Johannesburg – Premier Hotel, Midrand
More info to follow
SAALAS Conference November 2021 (date TBC) Potchefstroom University, GKSA Auditorium More info to follow


Vetlink implemented a COVID19 health and safety plan for its events to protect the safety of our delegates – COVID19 HEALTH AND SAFETY VETLINK


Dear Delegate

In the light of the State President’s message on Sunday evening with regards to limitations on gatherings,  and the uncertainties surrounding the COVID-19 crisis, the RuVASA scientific committee consulted with stakeholders, members, and the BOD to decide on a way forward with regards the RuVASA 2020 congress.  Ruvasa has decided to postpone the congress to May 2021.  Stringent measures of prevention and control will be put in place for the event. We apologise for any inconvenience caused, but we’re sure you understand the need to respect the health and safety of the stakeholders involved.  If there are any logistical issues for which you require assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact Madaleen at Vetlink (   Most establishments changed their reservation cancellation policies to accommodate changes eg Sun International.

We look forward to welcoming you at the RuVASA 2020 Congress, albeit at a later date.

Eastern Cape Branch Congress- POSTPONED* 

Dear Delegate

In the light of the State president’s message on Sunday evening and the uncertainties surrounding the COVID 19 crisis the SAVA Eastern Cape Branch Committee together with Vetlink and management of the Mpekweni Sun Resort decided to postpone the SAVA Eastern Cape Branch congress
of 2-3 May 2020 to a later date.

We apologise for the inconvenience but need to respect the health and safety of the people involved. We will decide on a date as soon as it is clear where the pandemic is going and would appreciate that you remain a registered delegate for the event. If there are any logistical issues, please contact Madaleen at Vetlink. Regarding hotel accommodation, the venue agreed to postpone your accommodation booking at no cost or penalty.  Please communicate with them so they can put your booking on hold- they agreed to postpone your accommodation booking at no cost or penalty.

Yvette: Tel: +27 (0)40 676 1026

For any enquiries and assistance, contact Vetlink at