Waurn Ponds Estate

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Overview

Waurn Ponds Estate @ Deakin in Geelong is a new, distinctive boutique lodge that combines classic design, contemporary facilities and a tailored experience. It boasts technology-rich and sophisticated conference and meeting rooms, event spaces, urbane dining and stylish guest rooms.

Contact us

+61 3 5227 3000
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Visit us

Nicol Drive South

Waurn Ponds, Victoria 3216

Hours

Monday–Sunday*

6.30am–12.30am

*Out-of-hours events can be arranged. Closed during University breaks and public holidays.

Location

Waurn Ponds Estate is situated within Deakin's Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus. It's approximately 60 mins from Melbourne (and Melbourne Airport), or 30 mins from Avalon Airport. 

  • From Melbourne, take the Princes Freeway (M1) west
  • Follow the M1 to Highton 
  • Take the exit towards Colac 
  • Turn right onto the A10
  • Take the first right into Pigdons Road
  • Take the first left at Deakin University Geelong Waurn Ponds

Key features

  • Technology-rich conference and meeting rooms
  • Event spaces
  • Urbane dining
  • 60 stylish guest rooms
  • Heated pool and spa
  • Gymnasium
  • Tennis courts
  • Complimentary wi-fi
  • Complimentary on-site parking

Event spaces

Event spaces at Waurn Ponds Estate can host up to 500 guests. They include luxury recreational facilities, such as a gym, a heated pool and spa, tennis courts and walking tracks.

Waurn Ponds Estate event spaces

Torquay

room configuration number of people
Cabaret teams 90
Theatre 180
U-Shape 46
Classroom 96
Herringbone 72
Hollow square 50
Boardroom 50

The Torquay space is 198 metres squared

Anglesea

room configuration number of people
Cabaret teams 40
Theatre 70
U-Shape 28
Classroom40-44
Herringbone40
Hollow square36
Boardroom26

The Anglesea space is 90 metres squared

Bellbrae

room configuration number of people
Cabaret teams 18
Theatre 35
U-Shape 14
Classroom 12
Herringbone 16
Hollow square 18
Boardroom 12

The Bellbrae space is 37 metres squared

Ceres

room configuration number of people
Cabaret teams 18
Theatre 35
U-Shape 14
Classroom 12
Herringbone 16
Hollow square 18
Boardroom 12

The Ceres space is 37 metres squared

Duneed

room configuration number of people
Cabaret teams 24
Theatre 40
U-Shape 18
Classroom18
Herringbone 28
Hollow square 24
Boardroom 18

The Duneed space is 56 metres squared

Jan Juc

room configuration number of people
Cabaret teams 18
Theatre 35
U-Shape 14
Classroom 12
Herringbone 16
Hollow square 18
Boardroom 12

The Jan Juc space is 37 metres squared

Moriac

room configuration number of people
Cabaret teams 18
Theatre 35
U-Shape 14
Classroom 12
Herringbone 16
Hollow square 18
Boardroom 12

The Moriac space is 37 metres squared

Paraparap

room configuration number of people
Cabaret teams 24
Theatre 48
U-Shape 20
Classroom 32
Herringbone 32
Hollow square 28
Boardroom 18

The Paraparap space is 62 metres squared

Catering

Exquisite food and dining is our passion. Our fresh and seasonal menu boasts an array of regional, ethical, organic and sustainable dishes that are all handmade on site.

For more information please contact our staff or visit our website.