The Victoria Room: A Memorable Conference Venue at East Gippsland

16th January 2024

The Victoria Room: A Memorable Conference Venue at East Gippsland

Discover Elegance and Serenity at The Lake Victoria Room, Waterfront Retreat

Located on the serene shores of Lake Victoria, The Lake Victoria Room at the Waterfront Retreat is a conference venue in East Gippsland that combines elegance and tranquillity.

This exquisite venue is a jewel in the crown of East Gippsland, offering a unique blend of natural beauty, sophisticated charm, and an enchanting wildlife experience.

Whether you’re looking to celebrate a special occasion or to brainstorm your next business mission, The Lake Victoria Room is where all good things happen. Here’s why it should be your primary choice for your next event.

Perfect for Intimate Weddings, Business Events, and Family Gatherings

There are few life moments more important than one’s wedding, and it deserves the ideal location. The Lake Victoria Room specialises in hosting intimate weddings, where every moment is a cherished memory against the stunning backdrop of Lake Victoria.

Our space provides a romantic and intimate setting, perfect for couples seeking a wedding venue that is both elegant and personal. With a seating capacity of 60 people, The Lake Victoria Room can set the stage for your nearest and dearest.

Business events and family gatherings also find a welcoming space here. Whether you're planning a corporate retreat, a family reunion, or a significant anniversary, The Lake Victoria Room offers a tranquil environment that stimulates creativity and fosters a sense of togetherness - perfect for employees and families to reconnect.

Your Choice of Tailor-Made Catering or Bare Hire Options

At the heart of The Lake Victoria Room's exceptional service is our catering, personally overseen by a chef with 40 years of culinary expertise. Our menus are tailor-made to meet your specific requirements, ensuring that each dish is a reflection of your taste and style.

Specialising in Local East Gippsland Produce

We take pride in sourcing local East Gippsland produce whenever possible, supporting our local farmers and providing you with the freshest ingredients on land and sea.

This commitment to local sourcing not only enhances the quality and flavour of our food but also contributes to the sustainability of our region.

Dietary Requirements? No Problem!

We understand the diverse needs of our guests and are adept at catering to all dietary requirements. Whether it's gluten-free, vegan, or any other specific need, our team is equipped to provide delicious options that everyone can enjoy.

Bare Hire for Self-Catering

For those who wish to self-cater, The Lake Victoria Room offers a 'bare hire' option. This flexibility allows you to bring in your own caterer and create a menu that is entirely your own, providing a personal touch to your event. Meanwhile, our team is here to support your event with our friendly staff and an amazing venue overlooking Lake Victoria.

BYO Alcohol

We understand the importance of personal preferences, especially when it comes to beverages. The Lake Victoria Room is a BYO alcohol venue, allowing you to bring your favourite drinks to complement your celebration.

This BYO option not only adds a personal touch to your special event but also helps manage the cost of your event.

Family-Friendly Environment

The Lake Victoria Room is designed to be family-friendly, catering to events of all kinds, including family reunions, birthdays, and anniversaries. The venue has an outside deck which is perfect for little ones to run around with the full visibility of adults.

We believe in creating an atmosphere where every member of the family, from the youngest to the oldest, can enjoy and celebrate together.

A Sanctuary for Native Australian Wildlife

The Waterfront Retreat is not just known for its stunning views and luxurious facilities; it's also a haven for native Australian wildlife. Guests often find themselves in awe of the kangaroos, echidnas, and even koalas that call our retreat home.

It’s not uncommon to see our resident animals wandering outside The Lake Victoria Room. This close encounter with Australia's unique wildlife adds an extraordinary touch to your event, creating moments that are both rare and memorable.

Luxurious Accommodation Options

Looking for a place to stay after your conference? Extend your experience at The Lake Victoria Room with our on-site accommodation options.

From one to three-bedroom accommodation, our rooms offer comfort and luxury, allowing you and your guests to relax and rejuvenate by the tranquil waters of Lake Victoria. We also offer a wheelchair-friendly room with a separate parent’s or carer’s retreat for guests with additional requirements.

Experience The Lake Victoria Room

At The Lake Victoria Room, we don't just host events; we create experiences. Our commitment to excellence, combined with the natural beauty of East Gippsland and the enchanting presence of Australian wildlife, makes our venue a distinguished choice for those seeking an event that is both memorable and unique.

Visit us at Waterfront Retreat Forge Creek and let The Lake Victoria Room be the canvas for your next unforgettable event.