Social Program

Welcome Reception: 

Sunday 25 November
5:00pm – 7:00pm

Location: Deakin University Waterfront Campus, 1 Gheringhap Street, Geelong
John Hay Building (Building D), Level two Gallery

Join us for networking whilst enjoying canapés, drinks and the cool tunes of Fudge, our dynamic guitar/vocal duo who have been entertaining around Geelong and Melbourne for 15 years!  

Dine around Geelong, visit online:

Geelong Dining Out including Bellarine Peninsula

Good Food Guide

Central Geelong

Dine around Geelong options:  Monday 26 November

Experience a variety of local cuisine at the following suggestions:

Name Cuisine Hours on Mondays Address
Black Bull Tapas Bar and Restaurant Tapas and full ‘a la carte’ menu 5.30pm onwards 48 Moorabool Street Geelong
Edge Modern Australian-style menu that offers on-trend dishes to suit all tastes and budgets 5.30pm-9pm 6-8 Eastern Beach Road, Geelong
Wah Wah Gee An Asian inspired menu that is designed to share 6.00pm onwards 10 Western Beach Foreshore Road, Geelong
The Sporting Globe Pub style meals in a welcoming environment 5.30pm onwards 175-177 Ryrie Street, Geelong
Novotel Geelong’s Waterfront Restaurant A mixture of tapas and ‘a la carte’ meals with beautiful waterfront views 5.30pm onwards 10-14 Eastern Beach Road, Geelong
Town and Country Pizza and Pasta Italian 4.00pm-9.30pm Shop 3, 6-8 Eastern Beach Road, Geelong
Darbar Indian Restaurant Authentic Indian 5.30pm-10.00pm 93 Ryrie Street, Geelong
Telegraph Hotel High quality pub meals 5.30pm- late 2 Pakington Street, Geelong
Caruggi Authentic Italian 5.00pm-8.30pm 66 Little Malop Street, Geelong
Parkers Steakhouse Purveyors of top quality steak and fine wine 6.00pm-9.00pm 2 Shorts Place, Geelong
Arani Thai Restaurant Traditional their cuisine 5.00pm-9.30pm 163 Malop Street, Geelong
Leegan Koran BBQ Authentic BBQ Korean dining experience 5.30pm-11.00pm 3/37 Gheringhap Street, Geelong
El Toro Pizza and Restaurant Pizza, pasta, steak and salad 5.00pm-10.30pm 245A Moorabool Street, Geelong

First time breakfast:
Tuesday 27 November 8:00am – 9:00am

Deakin University Waterfront Campus, 1 Gheringhap Street, Geelong
John Hay Building (Building D), Level two Gallery

Enjoy a light breakfast whilst meeting other fist time delegates at the ASCILITE 2018 conference.

Conference Dinner:
Tuesday 27 November
6:15pm for a 7:00pm start – 11:00pm

Mount Duneed Estate

Address: Mount Duneed Estate, 65 Pettavel Rd, Waurn Ponds VIC 3216

Note this venue is a 30 minute drive from the conference venue. Buses will collect from the conference venue from the corner of Smythe and Gheringhap Street at 6.15pm and will return guests at either 10.15pm or 11pm

The ASCILITE 2018 conference theme is ‘Open oceans: Learning without borders’ this theme encapsulates the infinite possibilities when considering innovation, practice and research in the use of educational technologies in tertiary education.

In keeping with our Open oceans theme, the Conference Dinner theme is ‘Oceans – Nautical/Pirate/Beach’. As a delegate, we invite you to embrace this theme and assemble your best evening attire to reflect it. We are looking forward to an evening of fun as we celebrate at the working winery, Mount Duneed Estate

We will be kept well entertained for the evening with Blue Wax who will play low volume acoustic music at the start of the evening, then amp things up when it’s time to party.