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The Pivot Summit 2017 will be held at Federal Mills Park in North Geelong.

Federal Mills Park
3 Mackey Street
North Geelong 3215 VIC

Getting to the Summit

  • Driving: there is limited parking available at Federal Mills park for event attendees, to ensure you have a smooth and safe journey to the event, please consider carpooling or getting to the event via train or bus.
  • Train: North Geelong train station is a short 15 minute walk from Federal Mills Park. Vline services run from Southern Cross station at 6:47am, 7:10am and 7:30am – each of these services will have you arriving at the venue with ample time to register, grab a coffee and find your seat before the first session.
  • Bus: CDC Victoria operate bus services from the Geelong CBD out to North Geelong via route 20 with services beginning at 6:38am. The Mackey St/Princes Hwy (North Geelong) stop is a short 300m / 4 minute walk from Federal Mills Park

Princess Highway is a very busy road, please ensure you take care when travelling via public transport and always cross at pedestrian lights.


Discounted accommodation rates have been offered for guests who are wanting to extend their time in Geelong beyond Pivot Summit. The accommodation is in the Geelong CBD and only a short drive to/from Federal Mills Park. All accommodation can be booked directly with the hotel via the information and details below.

Please note that your accommodation and any incidental costs must be settled direct with the hotel on departure.

Novotel Geelong
(approx. 7-minute drive)
10-14 Eastern Beach Road
Geelong, VIC 3220
P: +61 3 5273 5757
E: reservations@novotelgeelong.com.au
W: www.novotelgeelong.com.au
Boasting one of the best locations in Geelong, right on the waterfront and in the heart of the CBD, Novotel Geelong is the city’s premier hotel.
Stay at Novotel Geelong and receive 5% off the best unrestricted room only rate of the day. Please contact the Novotel Geelong directly to secure your accommodation and quote the code: 1712 PIVOT to obtain your discounted accommodation. For further information on the special offer click here.

Rydges Geelong
(approx. 7-minute drive)
Cnr Geringhap and Myers Street
Geelong, VIC 3220
P: +61 3 5223 6200
E: reservations_rydgesgeelong@evt.com
W: https://www.rydges.com/accommodation/melbourne-vic/geelong
Conveniently located in the heart of the CBD, Rydges Geelong offers stylish and affordable Geelong accommodation. With sweeping views of the sparkling Corio Bay, this premier Geelong hotel is the perfect blend of inner city convenience and that scenic holiday feel.

Accommodation Room rates:
Superior Queen or Twin Room – $159 per night
Bayview King or Twin – $189 per night
Click here to secure your accommodation at Rydges Geelong.