THE OFFICIAL START OF THE GREAT OCEAN ROAD, OFFERS NEW AND MODERN RESORT STYLE CONFERENCING VENUES WITH STUNNING OCEAN VIEWS.
The Great Ocean Road officially starts in Torquay and is just over an hour’s easy drive from Melbourne CBD or Melbourne Airport via the Geelong Ring Road. You don’t even have to go
through a traffic light. Torquay is renowned as a modern day surfing mecca and the birthplace of the Australian surf industry including globally recognised brands such as Rip Curl and Quiksilver.
Many other businesses from the surf or creative industries are crafting amazing things here. Manufacturers of cutting edge carbon fibre extreme sport knee braces, Olympic quality ski gear, titanium bicycles, along with producers of fresh roasted coffee and organic food choose this area for their headquarters. This melting pot ofinnovation and enthusiasm is sure to rub off on your delegates.
The RACV Torquay Resort is one of three large branded conference venues in Torquay including Peppers The Sands Resort and Surf Coast Hotel at Wyndham Resort Torquay.
Combined, Torquay’s conference meeting capacity is over 1,000 and can accommodate up to 300 delegates. The venues are ideal for groups of 50-200 and really know how to work with you to make your conference a seamless experience. There are many offsite options to choose from to add that special something. Some have even hosted rock’n’roll royalty. Linking a 5 km beachside stretch between the venues are many quality restaurants and cafés along the Torquay Esplanade such as Whyte's, Frontbeach and several hotels which offer relaxed spaces to network in style in the heart of Australian surf culture.