Yarra Valley Estate is a purpose built conference facility offering modern training and recreation facilities with onsite accommodation and high speed broadband connection. Only 1 hours’ drive from the airport and Melbourne’s CBD or 10 minutes by air, which is an accessible mode of transport as we have our own airstrip and hanger.
A conference venue with a unique difference – we are committed to sustainability. We have measured our footprint & benchmarked our operations against other similar properties; not just in Australia, but also around the world via EarthCheck – the world’s largest global sustainable tourism certification program. Our aim is for YVE to be carbon neutral & fully environmentally restorative with zero waste.
Seasonal produce is sourced from our organic vegetable garden which allows the menus to be varied, healthy & nutritious. We understand that fabulous food and a relaxed setting ensure a productive conference. 48 rooms of accommodation (up to 98 delegates; twin share) allows each delegate to recharge, unwind and catch their breath before the next day of conferencing.
Babbajin Wildlife park is a rehabilitation sanctuary for injured animals. This is a private animal park which his not open to the general public although informational tours are offered to our conference guests where Tony will show you his passion and his life as he rescues and releases our beautiful wildlife.
Located on 120 acres with 4 separate conference rooms; each has the capacity to ensure a secluded and successful conference is held. Natural light and open windows allow for inspiring views and fresh country air. Surrounded by natural bush land with walking tracks or use the bush to your advantage with a team building activity like lazer skirmish!
– Set amongst 120 acres of natural bush land
– Committed to sustainability & a Green Economy
– Babbajin Wildlife Park
– Airstrip & hanger (The hanger allows for team building activities all year round)
– 4 separate conference rooms
– 48 rooms of accommodation
– ‘Seed to plate’ philosophy with our own organic vegetable garden
– Private rural retreat with the ability to offer exclusive use
– Numerous break out rooms
– Bar & Lounge area available at the conclusion of each day.
‘Creating a unique Conference Experience’