TRAVEL – Getting to the festival is easy with heaps of ways to arrive and depart

There are regular services to Geelong station on V/line, Johnstone Park is across the road from Geelong Station.

Local and regional buses to Geelong Train Station are closest, but Geelong CBD bus stops are also only a couple of blocks away.

Cruise with Port Phillip Ferries on their comfortable 400 seater ferry, direct from Docklands, Melbourne to Geelong Waterfront. Only a short walk to Johnstone Park. Daily ferry services start in December 2019

A taxi rank will be available at the event for departure.

  • Geelong Taxi 131 008
  • Bellarine Taxi 132 211

There is loads of parking nearby with Civic Centre multi level carpark, Geelong train station and street parking available.

Avalon airport is a 20 minute drive from Geelong. See the Avalon Shuttle for services. Tullamarine Airport in Melbourne is approximately 90 minutes from Geelong. See Gull Shuttle for services.



Indulge in a Perfect Weekend Getaway at Geelong Beer Festival!

Elevate your Geelong Beer Festival experience with our exclusive accommodation packages at the newly opened Holiday Inn & Suites Geelong. Choose from two enticing options:

  1. Standard King Room – $280
    • 🛌 One Night’s Stay in a Luxurious Standard King Room
    • 🎟 Two Tickets to the Geelong Beer Festival
    • 🍻 A World of Craft Beer Delights Awaits!
  2. Standard King Room with Breakfast for Two – $350
    • 🛌 One Night’s Stay in a Luxurious Standard King Room
    • 🍳 Delicious Breakfast for Two
    • 🎟 Two Tickets to the Geelong Beer Festival

Make the most of your festival weekend by securing your accommodation early. Relax in style, wake up refreshed, and head straight to the festival grounds – it’s the perfect recipe for a memorable weekend.

Limited packages available, so book yours today and treat yourself to a hassle-free festival experience at Holiday Inn & Suites Geelong!