Melbourne Burwood Campus is Deakin’s largest campus. Set within scenic Gardiner's Creek parklands in Melbourne's eastern suburbs, it's easily accessible by public transport. Offering a number of meeting spaces, lecture theatres and multipurpose rooms for hire, there are also sporting and accommodation facilities available for public use.
The table below sets out pricing.
All rates are current as at the time of publishing (subject to review) and inclusive of GST.
|Deakin Melbourne Burwood venues||Daily rate||Daily rate (not-for-profit)|
|Lecture theatre with capacity less than 100||$410||$315|
|Lecture theatre with capacity 100–200||$545||$410|
|Lecture theatre with capacity 201–300||$1085||$815|
|Lecture theatre with capacity 301–550||$1635||$1225|
|Lecture theatre with capacity greater than 550||$2180||$1635|
|Classrooms (various capacity)||$270||$205|
|hd 3.008 and hd 3.009||$1365||$1020|
|Burwood meeting rooms||$395||$300|
For more information, contact:
Senior Events Coordinator
Ms Jodi Morgan
+61 3 9244 5148
Email Jodi Morgan
Our two Geelong campuses in Waurn Ponds and the Waterfront have a variety of attractive, flexible spaces available for hire. No matter what type of event you’re looking at organising – indoor or out, large or small – we can accommodate you. We can also set you up with technology, catering and accommodation if required.
For more information about both Waurn Ponds and Waterfront event spaces, please contact:
Commercial Events Team
03 9246 8150
Email the team
Waurn Ponds Campus
With beautifully landscaped grounds and plenty of parking options, our Waurn Ponds campus, on the western edge of Geelong is a great venue for a variety of corporate or private events.
Our facilities are extensive and include everything from a historic chapel to squash courts for hire.
The sandstone, non-denominational, English Gothic style chapel has white internal walls set with stained glass windows, a wooden altar and upholstered chairs.
There's room for up to 80 guests. The chapel is available to the community for weddings, funerals and other religious occasions.
|Venue||Daily rate||Not-For-Profit daily rate|
|Deakin Chapel||$297||Price on application|
|Classrooms (capacity 20–40)||$180|
|Lecture theatre (capacity 250–300)||$530||$400|
|Lecture theatre (capacity 150–250)||$400||$265|
|Lecture theatre (capacity 100–147)||$265||$200|
|Lecture theatre (capacity 40–80)||$200||$135|
|Waurn Ponds meeting rooms||$180||$105|
|Function spaces with capacity 200–400||$450–$480||$300–$600|
|Sporting facilities – stadium, sports hall, pool tables, table tennis, tennis and squash courts||Price on application||Price on application|
Set in heritage-listed, 19th-century former wool stores, this stunning building has been completely transformed into a 21st century university campus.
The waterfront location
In the heart of Geelong's CBD, our waterfront location makes us the ideal option for any event.
With an emphasis on design,light, acoustics and technology, our facilities are second to none in the Geelong region.
|Venue||Daily rate||Not-For-Profit daily rate|
|Lecture theatre (capacity up to 100)||$550||$410|
|Lecture theatre (capacity up to 150)||$610||$475|
|Lecture theatre (capacity up to 320)||$1100||$840|
|Flat floored lecture theatres||$345||$280|
|Classrooms with capacity 20–48||$215||$170|
|Meeting rooms with capacity 6–16||$215||$170|
|Computer labs with capacity 21–42||$530||$530|
Deakin corporate centres
In addition to the above facilities, we also have two corporate business centres in Geelong, with facilities available for hire by the public.
The Geelong City Centre offers bay views, technology-enabled meeting spaces and catering packages for corporate meetings, working lunches, staff training days and cocktail functions.
Waurn Ponds Estate (formerly the Deakin Management Centre) has been totally refurbished to create a state-of-the-art venue.
The venue, which now includes a 570-room boutique hotel, two technology-enabled conference rooms, six meeting rooms, six events spaces and indoor and outdoor dining spaces, caters to the conference, events, wedding, group, corporate and leisure markets.
Set on the banks of the Hopkins River and offering its own accommodation and a multitude of other facilities, Deakin’s Warrnambool Campus makes an ideal location for business, social or sporting events.
In addition to classrooms, meeting rooms, lecture theatres and multipurpose rooms, the Warrnambool Campus also has a variety of sporting facilities available to the public for hire.
There are basketball, netball and tennis courts, change rooms and the Hughes Oval.
|Venue||Daily rate|| Daily rate |
|Lecture theatre (capacity 150–250)||$500||$345|
|Lecture theatre (capacity 100–150)||$350||$235|
|Lecture theatre (capacity 40–80)||$265||$200|
|Classrooms (capacity 20–40)||$165||$110|
|Sporting facilities – basketball, netball and tennis courts||POA||POA|
All rates are current at the time of publishing (subject to review). All prices are GST-inclusive.
Warrnambool Campus Admin
+614 17 125 861
For more information, simply complete our venue hire request form and we'll be able to send you a personalised quote. Alternatively, contact our Commercial Events Coordinator for further information.