Why Torquay?

Torquay was a small fishing village until a few surfers got together and started making board shorts. Dedication, drive and creativity saw Torquay become the surf capital of the world and home to global companies like Rip Curl and Quiksilver.

The town embraces the entrepreneurial and artistic spirit, with high tech startups thriving in a town that still has a cool coastal vibe.

Torquay has three major conference venues, and a combined 4 star + inventory of over 300 rooms. There is also a wide range of industry suppliers dedicated to making your next business event a success, be it a conference, incentive or executive retreat.

With first class facilities and a stunning environment, the dynamic town of Torquay brings out the best in your delegates. Torquay is among the best coastal conference destinations

Getting to Torquay

Torquay, at the start of the Great Ocean Road is close enough to Melbourne to be convenient but far enough away to avoid city distractions. Torquay is 80 minutes drive from Melbourne’s CBD and 90 minutes from Tullamarine Airport. It’s all traffic light free until you get to the coast. Avalon Airport, serviced by Jetstar Airways, is just 40 minutes away.