Holmesglen at Eildon is a 660 acre property owned and operated by Holmesglen Institute and is truly one of the hidden gems of the Goulburn Valley region. Located just 2 hours from Melbourne, our property features a spacious modern facility with a unique blend of conferencing and event spaces, accommodation and outdoor activities. This purposely built facility was opened in 2009 and has continued to expand with additional rooms opening in 2014. Set high on the hill overlooking Eildon it is also a working cattle farm with its own agro forestry and a wildlife zone.
Our conference venue is fresh and modern, complete with 3 conference rooms and 2 smaller board rooms, each with a full range of audio visual equipment and wireless internet. We can accommodate groups up to 220 people theatre style or 140 for a seated function. In addition, our lounges, decks, gazebo and gardens provide conference delegates with numerous breakout spaces and dining options.
There is a broad range of accommodation to suit corporate, private and educational groups and rooms are modern, beautifully presented, blissfully quiet and have spectacular views of the valleys below. Choose from our Corporate King or Queen rooms with ensuites, our quad rooms with four single beds, or our Homestead with eight bedrooms and extensive entertaining facilities.
The Upper Goulburn Valley provides an abundant food bowl and we feature the finest local gourmet produce from a region famous for its wines, olives, trout, beef and organic fruit. Our menus and dining options are customised to your needs and tastes.
The spacious grounds include a 20 metre swimming pool, archery course, sports, camp fire and a recreation room complete with a pool table, table tennis, TV, gazebo and a BBQ area. Picnic grounds and a multipurpose court for tennis, basketball, netball and volleyball complete the recreation precinct.
The activity options on the property and surrounding areas are numerous and include rafting, mountain bike riding, high and low ropes, horse riding, archery and canoeing to name a few. All programs are prepared to match the interests, skills and fitness levels of your group and are supported by our team of professional outdoor recreation staff. The program can have solid educational and personal development outcomes or they can be fun, recreational, relaxing or all of the above. Programs can be as long as a day or two or as short as 20 minutes.