Key contact: Thecla Keizer
Opened in October 2011, the Marine Matters Centre, which was partially funded by a generous grant from the Kirby Laing Foundation, provides a modern, fit-for-purpose facility to share our scientists' knowledge with our many stakeholders.
Explore this facility in our virtual tour
Use the interactive tour to get an insight into the facility
We use the facility to hold key scientific meetings, conferences and workshops. View our events page to see upcoming events hosted by us.
- 250 square metres
- 200 seat capacity
- Retractable tiered theatre seating
- Modular space with break-out rooms
- Modern audio-visual system for in-person and teleconferenced meetings