Corporate Retreats

Located just 1 hour from Melbourne our Estate is a unique location for your next Corporate Retreat.

Ideally situated on the grounds of Deakin University’s Waurn Ponds Campus, retreat guests will be able to escape from the distraction of the outside world in our relaxed and intimate setting, immersing themselves in their retreat.

Corporate retreat guests will have access to all of the Estate’s facilities, including our technology-rich meeting spaces, public indoor & outdoor spaces that encourage communication, a heated pool and spa, contemporary king-sized accommodation rooms as well as being introduced to the Estate’s unique food culture that promotes interaction among retreat guests.

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Spaces to let you think, discuss, & learn.

We provide state of the art technology rich facilities for team meetings and presentations.

Experience Our Unique Food Culture.

Our unique food culture promotes interaction amongst retreat guests.


60 rooms to be your home away from home when at your retreat.

Corporate Retreat FAQs

Where is the Estate located?

Our Estate is located on the grounds of Deakin University’s Waurn Ponds Campus. The Estate is approximately 20 minutes drive from the Geelong CBD and 1-hour West of Melbourne.

How many meeting rooms does the Estate have?

Our Estate has a total of 8 different meeting rooms, in addition to a variety of public spaces that can be utilised for less formal discussions and meetings.

Click here to learn more about our meeting spaces.

Does the Estate offer catering for corporate retreats?

Yes. In fact, we pride ourselves on having a unique food culture that aims to escape from traditional mass produced food and focuses on encouraging interaction amongst retreat guests.

Click here to learn more about our retreat catering packages.

Does the Estate offer accommodation?

Yes. Our estate has 60 rooms that are available for your corporate retreat.

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What activities can the Estate offer?

With a full size tennis and basketball court on the grounds, groups can enjoy leisurely games or use the space for private PT sessions. We can also organise yoga on the lawn overlooking the lake, in room massages or you can take advantage of our heated outdoor infinity pool.

Chat to our team about a range of activities that can help make your retreat unique.

If you would like more information on our corporate retreat packages or would like to discuss your retreat in more detail, please call us on:

03 5227 3000

Request a Corporate Retreat Kit

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I’ve had nothing but positive feedback from attendees over the 3 days who all noted the quality of the food as well as the extra steps taken by staff to make their stay more enjoyable. A number of our guests really appreciated your team pulling out the table tennis after our Monday dinner. Thank you.

Matthew Byers
Energy Pipelines CRC

Add a Wellness Package to your Corporate Retreat

At Waurn Ponds Estate we understand how looking after the wellness of your team can contribute to success of your business.
Why not add one of our Wellness Packages to your Corporate Retreat?