Team Building Geelong, Torquay, Lorne, Queenscliff and the Surfcoast

Torquay, Lorne, Queenscliff and the Surfcoast are ideal locations for team building. ACE has opened a new office based in Torquay to service the increasing number of conferences taking place in and around Geelong, Torquay, Lorne and the Surfcoast. The local ACE Torquay office allows us to assist you with all your team building requirements.

These venues are suitable for a wide range of ACE team building activities including the ACE Race around the World, ACE Circus, High Performance Teams and Survivor. They all have private dining rooms so we can conduct the evening event of your choice. You might even like some corporate entertainment from the Torquay branch manager, Justin McGinley.

Some of our favourites include the Wyndham Resort, Deakin Management Centre, Novotel Forest Resort Creswick, the Mantra Erskine Beach Resort at Lorne, the Mansion Hotel at Werribee park and the Cumberland.

Indoor Team Building Conference based

  • Project Apricot
  • Director's Cut
  • Star Factory
  • Dream Team
  • The Sales Pitch
  • ACE TV
  • High Performance Teams
  • Lions Den
  • Dancing with the Staff
  • ACE Circus
  • ACE Escape
  • Go with the Flow

Outdoor Team Building - Offsite/Conference based

  • Williamstown CSI
  • Battle Zone
  • ACE Activities
  • Team Survivor
  • ACE Race Around the World
  • ACECAR Rally
  • ACE Olympics
  • Billy Cart Challenge

Evening & Special Events

  • Game Show
  • Bingo A Go Go
  • Murder Mystery
  • Music Trivia
  • Film Festival
  • The Ace Factor
  • Star Factory After Dark
  • Dream Team After Dark
  • Casino Royale
  • Justin McGinley
  • Super Hero Game Show
  • Dancing with the Staff After Dark

Learning & Development

  • Strategic Team Development
  • Facilitation Skills
  • Customer Service
  • Leadership

Click here to contact us today for more information about our services for corporate team building services in Geelong & Surfcoast.

Wyndham Resort Torquay

Wyndham Resort Torquay

Location
100 The Esplanade Torquay Victoria 3228

Contact
Selena Allan 
Tel: (03) 5261 1525

Website
www.wyndhamtorquay.com.au

ACE Comments
Fantastic new and modern resort with superb views of the ocean. Multiple conference rooms and breakout areas including two bar areas. An amazing outdoor swimming pool that can be used as part of our ACE Race Around the World event.

Suitable for large and small conferences and a wide range of team building activities.
Friendly staff and great food.

At a glance:
CBD Drive time: 75 mins
Group size:
Day: Up to 220
Stay: 110 rooms that can be twin shared 

Mantra Lorne

Mantra Lorne

Location:
Mountjoy Parade, Lorne

Contact:
Emily Pene
(03) 5288 9748

Website:
www.mantralorne.com.au

ACE Comments:

Newly refurbished and impressively located, Mantra is at once suited to quiet reflection and dynamic conferences. Plenty of useful open spaces (well it is right on the beach) and the latest in conference facilities that provide plenty of scope for up to several hundred delegates.

At a glance:
CBD drive time: 120 mins
Group Size:
Day: 600
Stay: 277 rooms

RACV Torquay Resort

RACV Torquay Resort

Location
1 Great Ocean Road Torquay 3228

Contact
Sally Hunt
Tel: (03) 5261 1600

Website
www.racv.com.au

ACE Comments:

Opened in June 2013, this brand new resort has state of the art facilities including ten meeting spaces, a fully equiped gym, indoor pool, day spa, two restaurants and the largest rammed earth wall in the southern hemisphere.

At a glance:
CBD drive time: 75 mins
Group Size:
Day: 320, Cabaret 216
Stay: 92 rooms

The Cumberland, Lorne

The Cumberland, Lorne

Location
150 Mountjoy Parade, Lorne VIC 3232

Contact
Emma Pulido
Tel: (03) 5289 4467

Website
www.cumberlandlorneaccommodation.com.au

ACE Comments:

Recently refurbished and boasting the largest auditorium on the surf coast, the Cumberland Lorne prides itself on its purpose built conference centres and its food. What could be nicer than pre-dinner drinks on the balcony with views of the ocean whilst dining on Spanish paella and Argentinian BBQ?

At a glance:
CBD drive time: 120 mins
Group Size:
Day: 400
Stay: 100 rooms

Deakin Management Centre

Deakin Management Centre

Location:
Deakin University,
Geelong, Victoria

Contact:
Justine Bily
(03) 5227 3000

Website:
www.managementcentre.com.au

ACE Comments:
It takes a lot to impress ACE - and Deakin has become one of our benchmarks for the way conference centres should be run. Here, exemplary service, impeccable attitude and attention to detail are the kings. Add to that impressive technical specs, expansive spaces to play both in and outdoors and food that never skips a beat and you have a sure-fire recipe for success.  

At a glance:
CBD drive time: 75 mins
Group Size:
Day: 200
Stay: 57 rooms

Novotel Forest Resort Creswick

Novotel Forest Resort Creswick

Location:
500 Midland Hwy Creswick, Vic Australia 3363

Contact:
(03) 5345 9600

Website:
www.novotel.forestresort.com.au

ACE Comments:
A fantastic new venue ideally suited for large or small groups. Excellent outdoor areas and a number or conference room options allows for program flexibility.

At a glance:
CBD drive time: 75 mins
Group Size:
Day: 600
Stay: 144 rooms
ACE rating: *****
Modern facilities with space

Vue Grand Hotel

Vue Grand Hotel

Location:
46 Hesse Street, Queenscliff, Vic, 3225

Contact: Connie Trathen 0432 027 901

Website:
www.vuegrand.com.au

ACE Comments:

Exquisite food, historic charm and a coastal location. The Vue Grand Hotel is easily accessbile from Melbourne, Geelong or the Mornington Peninsula. Limited outdoor areas onsite but ideally suited for the ACE Torquay Car Rally, Nepean Code activity or Project Apricot. Close to coastal parklands that are suitable for a range of team sessions. There is a roof top bar that is ideal to clear the mind or enjoy a drink.

At a glance:
CBD drive time: 90 mins
Group Size:
Day: 15 - 40
Stay: 32 twin share rooms that can accommodate 64
ACE rating: *****
Historic charm with a coastal feel

Novotel Geelong

Novotel Geelong

Location
10 -14 Eastern Beach Road
Geelong, Victoria 3220

Contact
Ebony Kirk
03 5273 5528

Website
www.novotelgeelong.com.au

ACE Comments

Novotel Geelong is a beautifully presented hotel with a dedicated function floor. It is located on the picturesque Geelong waterfront and boasts five meeting rooms making it suitable for both large and small conferences. Being directly opposite the  foreshore makes the venue well suited to outdoor team building events such as Team Survivor. With excellent facilities, friendly staff, free wifi and valet parking right in the heart of Victoria's second largest city, Novotel Geelong is sure to impress.

At a glance:
CBD drive time: 50 mins
Group Size:
Day:  230
Stay: 109 Rooms
ACE Rating: ***** 
A beautiful venue in a stunning location.

Peppers The Sands Resort

Peppers The Sands Resort

Location:
2 Sands Boulevard, Torquay, 3228, VIC, Australia

Contact:
Erin Canton
Tel: (03) 5264 3305

Website
http://www.peppers.com.au/sands/

ACE Comments:
Perched on the northern headland of Torquay at the start of the world famous Great Ocean Road, Peppers The Sands Resort is a sleek, modern resort destination. The venue comprises of two interconnecting, three-level buildings looking out to spectacular views of the surrounding golf course, coastal dunes and the iconic Surf Coast.

At a glance:
CBD drive time: 70 mins
Group Size:
Day: 320, Cabaret 250
Stay: 112 rooms
ACE Rating: *****
Modern stylish venue with a warm Australiana vibe, serene landscapes & friendly staff.

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