For incentive groups planning a unique day trip, Geelong and the Bellarine region offers an opportunity to enjoy a busy waterfront precinct combined with historic streetscapes, lush golf courses, and the chance to meet growers and makers for an exciting itinerary inclusion. Reward your team with a gastronomic journey or if you’re more into history and culture, there is plenty to experience.

Take a Gastronomic Journey
Explore the burgeoning culinary scene of this coastal town and experience a food destination on its own. Include a food and wine tour along the Bellarine Taste Trail to visit wineries, farmgates, provedores, restaurants and cafes to savour the flavours of the region. Taste the region’s famous seafood including mussels and oysters, handmade cheeses and other local produce.

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Experiences
Combine your food and wine experience with exciting attractions as part of your visit. There is something for everyone with history, cultural, sport, nature and adventure experiences on offer.

Highlights:
Narana Aboriginal Cultural Centre
An award-winning Aboriginal Cultural Centre offering authentic, immersive and cultural experiences. Incentive groups can experience the world’s oldest living culture on a tour delivered by expert cultural interpreters. Learn about Ancient Dreaming stories, Connection to Country through song-lines, artworks, cultural artefacts and bush tucker.

Arts and Culture
Discover the breadth and depth of public art along the waterfront precinct. See the works and get inspired by the whimsical nature of these pieces. Tale a walk through the galleries and studios and dig deep into the local history on display at villages around this region.

Golf
Explore one of Victoria's premier golfing destinations. Choose from a range of courses across the region, from Geelong to Queenscliff, Portarlington to the famous fairways of Barwon Heads. Curlewis Golf Club is regarded as one of the most progressive and exciting public access golf courses in Australia and is ranked in Australia’s top 50 golf courses. Book your group in for an unforgettable golfing experience, followed by a delicious meal or refreshments in the Clubhouse.

Stay longer…
Book an overnight stay and make the most of the coastal lifestyle, unlimited adventures and scrumptious food of this seaside region. Whether you're after a boutique hotel or opulent retreat, B&B, cottage or budget accommodation, there is plenty of options for extending your stay.

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