University of the Western Cape Stadium

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University of the Western Cape Stadium
UWC Stadium
Former names University of the Western Cape Sports Ground
Location Symphony Way 1,
Bellville, Cape Town,
Western Cape, South Africa
Coordinates 33°56′06″S 18°38′03″E / 33.934993°S 18.634121°E / -33.934993; 18.634121Coordinates: 33°56′06″S 18°38′03″E / 33.934993°S 18.634121°E / -33.934993; 18.634121
Owner University of the Western Cape
Capacity 2,500 (seats)
Acreage 18,000m2
Surface Grass
Built 1983
Construction cost 5 Million Rand
Architect Jack Barnett
SAFA West Coast Regional League,
UWC rugby team

University of the Western Cape Stadium, commonly abbreviated and referred to as UWC Stadium, and sometimes also referred to as University of the Western Cape Sports Ground, is a multi-use stadium, situated in the Bellville suburb of Cape Town, at the Western Cape Province in South Africa. The exact location, is at the Southeastern corner of University of the Western Cape, only 300m from the Unibell railway station. Since its construction in 1983, the stadium has been home to UWC athletics, rugby, soccer and numerous other sporting events and local gatherings. The stadium complex also feature several offices, and became the new official SAFA headquarters for the West Coast Regional League, in August 2006.[1]

List of some recently hosted events[edit]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ SAFA West Coast (2006-08-22). "New Provincial Headquarters for SAFA West Coast Regional League". 
  2. ^ Department of Correctional Services (Feb 2006). "Inmate games WOW the crowds" (PDF). SA corrections today (p.12). 
  3. ^ Chess For All (2008). "Chessa Inter-Club Team Championship -Cape Town 2008". 
  4. ^ Weltfussball. "University of the Western Cape Stadium". 
  5. ^ SAFA (2010-10-05). "Football Friday returns to SA in support of Banyana Banyana". 
  6. ^ KickOff (2011-06-07). "Venue change for Vodacom Second Division Play-offs". 
  7. ^ (2011-04-07). "SA to host 2012 Junior World Champs".