Sun City has a year-round temperate climate. Fusion2021 takes place mid-summer with the highest average at 29°C (81°F) and the lowest at 19°C (66°F). All indoor facilities at Sun City are temperature controlled. South African summers are characterised by long hot days, with afternoon thunderstorms and balmy evenings.


Mobile phones can be rented at all international airports and prepaid airtime can be purchased at most retail outlets. Sun City offers wireless connections.


Sun City and the Pilanesberg are Malaria-free.

Liability and insurance

Registration for the Conference implies that attendees agree that neither the Local Organizing Committee nor the Professional Conference Organizer assumes any liability or responsibility for any losses, accidents, illness, or damage to a person’s private property. Attendees are required to make their own arrangements for medical, travel, and personal insurance.

Currency and exchange

The South African Rand is the local currency. Major credit cards are accepted and can be used to obtain cash from Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs)


In South Africa the standard voltage is 230V and the frequency is 50 Hz. Hairdryers are standard in all Sun City hotel rooms. Most hotel rooms have 110-volt outlets for electric shavers and small appliances.

Time Zone

South African Standard Time (GMT +2)


Tap water is drinkable in Sun City. Bottled water is available from room service and retail outlets.


Smoking is prohibited in public spaces and is restricted to specific areas. 

Safety and Security in Sun City

We recommend you lock, passports, cameras and other valuables in your hotel room safe while not in your room.


Tipping is customary in South Africa. A 10% gratuity on the bill generally applies in restaurants and is at the discretion of the diner. Restaurants usually do not usually include a tip unless you have reserved a table for 10 or more people.