Tips to inspire success at your next residential conference
Posted on January 30, 2020
Looking for the ideal location to host your next conference or work function? Great Ocean Road Resort is the perfect residential conference venue by the coast. With versatile spaces, our Resort offers flexibility, and convenience to local attractions around Anglesea and the Great Ocean Road region.
Flexible room options to suit your needs
Our conference venue offers flexible configurations to accommodate both small and large groups. Once you have determined your objectives and conference style, take a tour of the venue to plan how you wish to configure the spaces. You can make use of two smaller break-out rooms for intimate meetings or teleconferencing, and our large entertaining deck is the perfect outdoor alternative. We have everything you need including equipment for digital presentations and the stage in our conference room lends itself perfectly to formal presentations and guest speakers.
Strengthen relationships within your team
Anglesea is known for great outdoor activities making it the perfect base for team building activities.
Here are our top suggestions for team building activities:
1. Learn to Surf Anglesea
2. Beach Olympics or Amazing Race by Over the Edge
3. Round of golf at Anglesea Golf Course
4. Trivia or games night at our on-site restaurant & bar
5. Canoeing on the Anglesea River
6. Barefoot bowls at Anglesea Bowls Club
Some activities may be weather dependent so consider the time of year when planning your conference and we can help you plan an alternate activity. Why not include some sightseeing as well? Bells Beach, Split Point Lighthouse, Erskine Falls, Great Otway National Park and the 12 Apostles are all within driving distance of Great Ocean Road Resort.
Take a break from business
Don’t forget to allocate some free time for your delegates to stop, refresh and enjoy themselves! When the business part of the day has wrapped up, there are plenty of options to make the most of your free time. Take a stroll along Anglesea beach, relax at our day spa, sip on a cocktail at The Coast Restaurant or enjoy our facilities including tennis court, gym, indoor heated pool and sauna. Talk to our team about hosting a games or trivia night in one of our spaces.
Fantastic dining options
Dine with your delegates at our on-site restaurant & bar, The Coast Restaurant. While you’re staying at the base of the Great Ocean Road, you should enjoy fresh seafood and local produce! The Coast’s seasonal menus feature fresh, locally sourced ingredients from Anglesea and the Otways. Enjoy our outdoor BBQ and deck if you’d prefer to dine outside. We can work with you to ensure all of your team is catered for, including any specific dietary requirements.
Reward your team’s efforts
Lux Spa Anglesea, located within our Resort, offer corporate packages making it the perfect choice for your staff incentive program. We also have gift vouchers available so you or your delegates can return and enjoy the use of our facilities with their families.
See more of our conference and accommodation facilities here.
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