Located 40 minutes from the CBD in Kalorama in the Dandenong Ranges, the CountryPlace is a dedicated conference venue with a range of conference rooms, all offering natural light and ergonomic chairs.

Set in fifteen acres of natural forest, the venue offers the perfect environment for delegates to the conference and a high standard of food ensures delegate satisfaction. Five conference/function rooms, 10 syndicate rooms, 3 dining rooms, 2 bars and lounges and 62 comfortable guest rooms are located onsite.

The conference rooms feature natural light and ergonomic chairs as part of the Residential Conference Package. Rooms are air-conditioned with wireless broadband access.  In addition to the standard conference rooms, The CountryPlace also has the purpose-built Panorama Centre which includes the Shiloah Room with large rear projection screen, four adjacent syndicate rooms, private dining room and private lounge.

Recreational facilities on-site include two tennis courts, an outdoor heated swimming pool, High and Low ropes team-building course, volleyball, basketball, gym, jogging trails, pool tables and table tennis. 

Every guest room provides king/king split or queen-sized beds for up to 62 singles. Guest rooms feature ensuite bathrooms and garden views.

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Conference Tips - Planning

Conference Tips - Planning

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Conference Tips - Meeting Specifications or a Request for Proposal (RFP)

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Conference Tips - Assistance

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The Conference Organiser's Guide

A complete guide for executive assistants and event organisers to successfully plan and run their next conference.

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  • Understanding the purpose of the conference
  • Venue selection
  • Financial Planning
  • Conference management
  • Debrief and review

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