Set on a rustic 20 acre site in the outer eastern suburbs of Melbourne is Foothills Conference Centre. Foothills Conference Centre is located just 45 minutes from the CBD and is easily accessible from major freeways. Situated in Mooroolbark, a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, 31 km east from Melbourne’s central business district with a population of 19,335.
As a popular tourism point The Dandenong and Yarra Valley Ranges offers a unique range of tourism experiences for visitors. The popular Puffing Billy Railway, a steam engine tourist railway, runs through the southern parts of the Dandenongs. The scenic drives are popular among many Melbournians, and provides a place for picnics in the spring. Many visitors regularly stay for the weekend at the various Bed & Breakfasts through the region. The Dandenong and Yarra Valley Ranges are home to over 100,000 residents.
Foothills Conference Centre is located in the midst of this tantalizing country side. Having glorious wineries located nearby we are able to bring the wine tasting experience into the Foothills Conference Centre grounds for specific requests, and have wine tasting within the centre. Foothills Conference Centre’s amazing location enables us to bring the surround to us, making the conference an enjoyable experience for all attendees.
Melbourne is renowned for its great events, a passion for food and wine and a fabulous arts scene, and we bring all of that into our Conference Venue. The city of Melbourne is a trend-setter in many things including food, with the diverse cultures and cuisines and musical extravaganza’s and we embrace that at our Foothills Conference Centre.