Please ensure that your stand is manned in order to secure your property when the doors open at 08:00 on Monday, 02 September 2019 for Breakdown.


Sunday, 01 September 2019

Breakdown will commence on Sunday evening, after the Expo from 18:30 to 21:00.

Package Stands must breakdown first, from 18:30 – 19:00.
  • 18:00 - 18:30 - pack up stands
  • 18:30 - 19:00 - only package stands to load
  • 19:00 - 21:00 - all stands to load

Cars/ Bakkies are to be loaded in P3 ONLY – porter service available.
NB! Porter services ends at 21:00.

Exhibitors who leave or breakdown their stands before the official closing time of the Expo will be blacklisted for any future expos managed and organised by HOMEMAKERS Expo nationally.

Exhibitor Badges are to be displayed at all times during Breakdown on Sunday evening, this includes both exhibitors and crews.

Breakdown Stickers are available from the HOMEMAKERS Info Desk - Hall 2 Gallery during the course of Sunday – please note that this only applies to/ is valid on Monday, 02 September 2019.

Remove valuable items first · DO NOT LEAVE OVERNIGHT. Have a representative on your stand at ALL times during this high risk period.

Monday, 02 September 2019

The venue will be locked at 21:00 on Sunday, 01 September 2019, and will re-open at 08:00 on Monday, 02 September 2019.

  • 08:00 – 16:00 Cars/ Bakkies to load in P3 ONLY – porter service available
  • 08:00 – 16:00 Vans/ Trailers to load in the Marshalling Yard
  • 11:00 – 16:00 Trucks/ Heavy Duty Vehicles to load in the Marshalling Yard

NB! Should the Marshalling Yard be full, vehicles will be stacked at the CTICC Site 3 Vehicle Stacking Area in FW de Klerk Boulevard, next to the MyCiTi Depot, until space becomes available.

Drayage/ Portage

This service will be available on Sunday, 01 September 2019 from 18:30 – 21:00 and Monday, 02 September 2019 from 08:00 – 16:00 to assist exhibitors with removing their goods from the venue.

Access during Breakdown

No one will be allowed access without the official Breakdown Sticker on Monday, 02 September 2019. All exhibits, including rubble, must be removed from the venue by 16:00 on Monday, 02 September 2019.


General Security will cease at 16:00 on Monday, 02 September 2019. Items or displays not removed by that time will be disposed of by the Organiser at the expense of the exhibitor.

Off-Loading/ Loading & Induction Procedure

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