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Team Building and Activities in the Yarra Valley
Onsite Team Building Activities at Balgownie Estate
Segway activity track, Tennis Court, Chess, Bocce
A variety of on site activities are available for your delegates. Whether this is a competitive chess match on our giant chess board or a casual free time hit of tennis, there is something for everyone. Why not organize our Bocce sets for an afternoon activity on the grass or speak to our activity hosts on our segway adventures with views over the vineyard.
Indulge your delegates with a wine education in our stylish cellar door and enjoy our friendly hospitality whilst you unwind and taste some (or all!) of our extensive ranges of wines. This wonderful ‘wine experience' includes some of our award winning wines as well as our flagship Estate Cabernet Sauvignon and Estate Shiraz from our original 40 year old vines in Bendigo.
Ask your coordinator about our Wine Blending activities to take part in at our cellar door or indulge in a wine tasting after a full day of meeting.
Available 10am-6pm daily starting from $27.50 per person for wine tasting.
Research has found that there is no better way to rejuvenate tired minds, improve concentration and productivity than by participating in an outdoor group activity, even if it is only for an hour!
Team Building programs and group activities are also a great way to infuse energy, build trust, unity and loyalty and we have an exciting range outdoor programs available to suit all budgets and timeframes. If there is something specific you have in mind then collaboratively we'll custom design a program just for you. Nothing is ever too hard and you'll be surprised by our creativity!
We also have a fantastic range of Outdoor activities ranging from archery, segway tours, Laser clay shooting, giant foosball, bumper balls as well as indoor group activities.
Natskin Spa Retreat at Balgownie Estate Yarra Valley
Relax and Rejuvenate at Natskin Spa Retreat. Offering private rooms, duo suites and signature treatments including vinotherapy and exclusive rasual, a variety of water therapies for complete relaxations and well-being, and a wide range of skin and body treatments. A perfect option for partner programs and delegates wanting to de-stress and enjoy their conference experience. Relax at Balgownie Estate Break up your conference schedule with a yoga or meditation session to allow your delegates to relax and refocus. Wellbeing Corporate Services operate at Balgownie Estate, tailoring their services to cater for all delegate abilities as they complete the session at their own pace. A truly refreshing experience!
Bootcamps at Balgownie Estate with CG Fitness
Get your delegates fit & ready for the day with a Fat Burner boot camp combining the most effective TABATA training methods with functional training, strength and core conditioning, High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) and smarter cardiovascular training to help you burn more kilojoules and improve body composition in a fun, safe and challenging small group exercise format. We also provide hot tips on health and wellbeing to ensure maximum results.
Team building activities in the Yarra Valley
Hot Air Ballooning over the Yarra Valley
Hot Air Balloon flights offer an exhilaration dawn flight soaring gracefully across the undulating hillsides and vineyards of the valley. A bird’s eye view of the Yarra Valley is a Perfect reward for you most deserving delegates or wonderful group experience for team bonding.
Golf at Yering Meadows
With a newly completed golf house and full 27 hole Ross Watson designed course, Yering Meadows is a wonderful experience for your delegates to get amongst the greens and have a hit. Only 15 minutes from Balgownie Estate, transfers can be organized to and from Yering Meadows to create an easy and enjoyable experience for your delegates.
Whether you’re hosting international delegates or looking for a unique attraction, Healesville Sanctuary is the premiere venue for Australian Native Wildlife. Located approximately 20 minutes from Balgownie Estate.
Yarra Valley Diary
Visit this full working diary and taste a range of cheeses produced on site, their cheese shop is located in the 100 year old milking shed and has wonderful views of the farm and the surrounding valley. Cheese tasting is available daily, with local produce and products also available at the cheese shop for purchase.
TarraWarra Museum of Art
A stunning art gallery located approximately 15 minutes from Balgownie Estate, can provide an inspirational break amongst you conferencing schedule. Opened in 2000, the gallery has hosted a range of changing exhibitions, focusing on displaying Australian art from the second half of the twentieth century to present day. The architecturally designed gallery is complemented by a cellar door and restaurant located nearby.
Team Building Providers
Adventure for Life
An innovative approach to get delegates active, motivated and challenged. The Yarra Valley provides a perfect venue for many of the activities, whether it be an orienteering program or a local produce trail, where delegates collect produce on their journey and cook up a storm! Adventure for Life consults with you directly to ensure all activities aim to achieve your outcomes.
A range of structured and original team building activities is on offer by Corporate Challenge. Activities can be based both indoors and outdoors, where delegates have to use creative problem solving skills to complete their tasks and work within their teams to achieve success.
Make the most of your conference and try one of BeChallenged’s fun and interactive team events which leave staff motivated, happy and improves team dynamics back in the office. We have over 60 programs to choose from including; energisers, half day, full day and evening events which can be run indoors or outdoors for teams of 5-500 people. For us, it’s all about ‘what works for you’ so our goal is to customise our programs to make them specific to your needs and objectives ensuring a successful event and lasting results.