The Yarra Valley is one of Victoria’s most spectacular conference destinations. It’s an easy hour drive out of Melbourne and feels a world away from the distractions of the corporate city environment.

What makes Yarra Valley great for conferences?

Offering picture-perfect landscapes and stunning ridgelines on the horizon, surrounding world-class conferencing facilities, the Yarra Valley can cater to the needs of a large industry event through to more intimate workshops. An ideal locale to host your business’ incentives, events and partner programs.

Explore some the conference venues we work with in Yarra Valley.

Yarra Valley Lodge

Yarra Valley Lodge is a boutique hotel located only 45 minutes from Melbourne CBD and 60 minutes from Melbourne Airport.  The property is part of the prestigious Heritage Golf Country Club, home of the Jack Nicklaus designed private St John 18 hole golf course and the Henley Golf Course, only accessible…

RACV Healesville

The RACV Club Healesville is located approximately 75 minutes from the CBD and 90 minutes from Melbourne Airport. Set on 67 hectares of sweeping lawns and gardens, the venue is located in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range. There is an 18 hole golf course with a 4 hole short course. Onsite facilities…

Balgownie Estate

Balgownie Estate Resort is located in the Yarra Valley. Situated on a working vineyard just past Yarra Glen, the Resort offers a Cellar Door/Bar & Delicatessen, an a la carte restaurant, conference facilities, Health Club, Day Spa and accommodation. The Health Club incorporates a heated indoor experience…

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Conference Tips - Planning

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

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

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  • Financial Planning
  • Conference management
  • Debrief and review

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