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Geelong Convention and Exhibition Centre Update

Early works for the anticipated Geelong Convention and Exhibition Centre have officially commenced.

Business Events Geelong goes digital with all-new 2022 Planner’s Guide

Business Events Geelong has released its 2022 Planner’s Guide – a digital tool to assist event organisers in finding the perfect venue, experience, or service provider. 

Geelong Convention Centre receives additional $120 M funding boost

The highly anticipated Geelong Convention and Exhibition Centre (GCEC) precinct will receive an …


Introducing R Hotel, Geelong

The R Hotel, Geelong a heritage-listed landmark building in the heart of the …

Meet Claudia Baranski, Business Events Geelong’s new Business Development Manager

Claudia Baranski has joined the Business Events Geelong team as our first-ever Business Development Manager. Bringing to the table two decades worth of experience in the meetings and events industry, Baranski will be in charge of driving new business to Greater Geelong, The Bellarine and Werribee.

Member Spotlight: Jack Rabbit presents High Cheese at Home

We’re forever in awe of our amazing industry colleagues who have managed to …

Choose Geelong and The Bellarine

BE Geelong to showcase the region to the world at AIME

Business Events Geelong will be bringing a taste of the region to a …

Barwon Head Resort hosts St Kilda Football Club’s training camp

The Saints marched into Barwon Heads Resort last month for a training camp …

Geelong and The Bellarine on the map for Asian incentive planners

Thirteen top-level incentive planners from Southeast Asia experienced the best of Geelong and …

Business Events Geelong welcomes new Vietjet flights to Avalon Airport

The business events industry in Geelong and The Bellarine are applauding the news that Avalon Airport has taken another step forward in its international operations by penning an agreement with Vietjet Air.

Geelong on show for Melbourne buyers

Business Events Geelong hosted five buyers from Melbourne over the weekend on a …

Rydges Geelong to undergo massive refurbishment

Rydges Geelong is set to get a full facelift, with stage one of the works already in full swing.