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Geelong is Victoria's second largest city and is situated on the beautiful Corio Bay with the Barwon River winding through. It is a one hour drive from the centre of Melbourne and is known as the gateway to the world-famous Great Ocean Road and some of the best surf beaches in the world.
The Campus is close to a shopping centre with banks, post office, supermarkets, doctor, dentist and physiotherapist, department stores and specialty shops, Geelong Regional Baseball Centre, hotels, skate ramps and a cinema complex.back to top
The campus residences boast 446 furnished single rooms, arranged in units with a shared lounge, kitchen, dining, bathroom and laundry facilities.
There are ample free parking spaces for people staying in residences.
KD Stewart Centre
Fitness Club complex
The hall can be transformed to accommodate up to 1000 people for:
The multifunction room is a large space with a kitchen and can be used for a variety of a group sport activities including aerobics, karate and yoga or can be transformed for lectures, meetings, trade displays, cocktail parties and luncheons for up to 150 guests.
It is fully air-conditioned with data points and network outlet and fully equipped PA system, variable lighting. We can also arrange overhead projector, whiteboard and screen, VCR/DVD palyer, data projector,, 35mm slide projectors, TVs, lecterns, microphones (hand and lapel) and portable PA at an additional cost.
Small meeting room
Golf Driving Range
Deakin Geelong can offer groups a range of dining options. The residential dining hall seats several hundred people in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
Depending on your requirements and activities for the day and night, we can tailor a menu and dining arrangements to suit. For example, we can also provide sit down meals for presentation nights or BBQ meals on the lawn. We always offer vegetarian meal options and can cater for other special dietary requirements.
The campus also has two licensed restaurants, Eats Bistro and Deakin Lakehouse.back to top
Flying into Melbourne Airport
Flying into Avalon Airport
Driving from Melbourne City
Train from Melbourne City
Melways reference on MAP 464 G6
Geelong is an exciting place to be. The city centre has great pubs, cafes and restaurants, a Performing Arts Centre, museums, galleries and cinema complexes.
It is close to world-class surf beaches including Bells Beach and is the gateway to the world famous Great Ocean Road. More information about Geelong
There are also many reputable wineries in the area. More about Wine regions - Geelong