Welcome to Higher Mark

Boasting the largest event space in regional Victoria, Higher Mark is the epitome of class. The venue’s unique and architectural design offers sweeping floor-to-ceiling windows flooding with natural light, contemporary design features and stunning views over surrounding parklands, Geelong’s skyline and playing field.

Higher Mark has 32 premium event spaces, the versatile venue can be adapted to suit all event size requirements with facilities for two to 2,450 guests. The sophisticated event spaces deliver the perfect venue for all types of events ranging from conferences, exhibitions, business meetings, to social functions, weddings and more.

Our experienced and dedicated culinary team offer a range of creative menus and use seasonal produce to bring your event to life. Our menu has been influenced by Geelong’s vibrant culinary scene and features local wines and beers.

Higher Mark is located in the heart of Geelong with Geelong CBD, public transport, and a range of accommodation facilities all within walking distance.

At Higher Mark, our ambition is to take your event to the next level. With ‘exceptional’ as a benchmark, delivering premium, tailored experiences for our clients is a priority. Allow us to work with you to achieve a Higher Mark in performance for your next event.  

Gold at Victorian Tourism Awards

Excellence in Business Event Venue

Higher Mark has won Gold in the Business Events Venue category at the Victorian Tourism Awards

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Be Inspired in Geelong

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Business Events Geelong spotlights Higher Mark as part of campaign "Be Inspired" in Geelong & the Bellarine.

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Food & Wine: Bringing your event to life

Creative Packages

Our range of event packages cater for all events sizes. The menus have been inspired by Geelong’s vibrant culinary scene and season produce.


Higher Mark GBEA Finalist 2021

Business Award Finalist

Higher Mark has been announced as a Finalist in the Geelong Business Excellence Awards, 2021!

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Higher Mark is Open for Business

Unique Venue - GMHBA Stadium

Boasting the largest event space in the region, Higher Mark at GMHBA Stadium caters to all types of premium events.

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Memorable Events with Higher Mark

Business & Social Events

Higher Mark's versatile event spaces deliver the perfect venue for events, including conferences, exhibitions, social functions, weddings and more.

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why do clients choose us?

The Higher Mark team are extremely professional, helpful and have the best interests of our events at heart. We held three events in 2018 and all were well attended and had a nice atmosphere. The food has been fantastic for our guests, which isn’t an easy task when hosting up to 1,000 people for the College Valedictory Dinner. Nothing is too much trouble, from assistance with the set up in the room and Audio Visual opportunities which add an extra element to our events.

Kristen Gleeson
St Joseph's College, Geelong

Book Your Event Today

Discover how Higher Mark can take your event to the next level today.

Our experienced and friendly team will provide personal support to bring your event to life, ranging from intimate meetings and team building sessions, through to gala dinners, conferences and exhibitions.

(03) 5225 2367