Geelong Events Centre’s Portside room can be utilised separately or combined with adjoining Starboard room to offer a versatile conference space with an abundance of natural light. These function rooms are located within the Rydges Geelong Hotel with direct access from the hotel reception foyer. Fitted with state of the art audio visual and the flexibility to expand, making this space ideal for your next conference and event.

  • Entrance via Rydges Geelong Hotel reception
  • In-built data project and screen
  • Natural Lighting

Do you require accommodation pre or post event? Geelong Events Centre is located next door to the 4 star Rydges Geelong, providing stylish and convenient accommodation for you and  your guests. View the great range of Geelong accommodation offered at Rydges Geelong or contact us today to discuss your requirements.

Venue Specifications
Ceiling Height2.7
Square Metres64m²
Banquet Capacity50
Cocktail Capacity80
Classroom Capacity45
Boardroom Capacity25
Theatre Capacity60
U-shape Capacity25
Cabaret Room40

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From trade and retail exhibitions to gala dinners, our experienced Events Team at Geelong Events Centre will help create a tailored event solution exceeding all your expectations to truly create a successful event, every time. The team at GEC embodies one simple mission to provide an unforgettable experience. With the resources to help take your event to the next level, we offer a comprehensive solution.