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Peppers Resort Torquay

Peppers The Sands Resort has 112 luxuriously appointed guest rooms and suites, each with private balconies, making it a picturesque and highly appealing conferencing destination. The resort features a world-class championship golf course. The course is visible from all of the resort’s function rooms courtesy of floor to ceiling windows, making for beautiful views and lots of natural light. Enjoy the flexibility of five conference venues, automated blackout facilities, WiFi and state-of-the-art AV equipment. With conference and banquet facilities with seating capacity for up to 400 guests, along with balcony and vehicle access to all function rooms, you’ll have everything you need for a successful event.


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Times News Group

The locally owned and operated Times News Group based in Torquay Victoria publish weekly newspapers the Surf Coast Times, Bellarine Times and Armstrong Creek Times. We also publish a bi-monthly magazine called My Coastal Home. Free local newspapers with free local content, the Times News Group publish over 43,000 hard copies a week with a mix of letterbox drop and bulk drop locations, also extensive electronic content to support this digitally.

Community based editorial and advertising content offers exclusive content and information for our readers.

In the past 5 years we have won the VCPA Newspaper for Excellence Award, many photography awards as well as on a larger scale we have been recognised as a finalist for the past 5 years in the PANPA Newspaper of the Year Awards, for the best regional newspaper across the Asia Pacific region.

We deliver extensive local news content within a tangible product – trimmed & stapled mag like tabloid feel with a gloss jacket and gloss real estate, showcasing the best premium coastal properties across the Bellarine and the Surf Coast from Apollo Bay and Lorne, through Anglesea and Torquay – from Barwon Heads and Ocean Grove around through Point Lonsdale, St Leonards, Portarlington and Drysdale.

We produce evolving sections within the newspaper which are reflected in our online offering also and we provide financial support and in-kind support to many sporting clubs, local schools, community events and non-for-profit organisations.

We also have an adjoining business ‘Coast Print’ which provides a 360 degree design, print & delivery solution for every business owner … big or small.

Local is the new Global … and we deliver ‘what’s good about living on the Surf Coast or on the Bellarine Peninsula’.


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RACV Resort Torquay

Located at number 1 Great Ocean Road and perched within the backdrop of the Torquay and Jan Juc beaches, RACV Torquay Resort is set on a picturesque golf course with spectacular ocean views. With easy access to Torquay and Jan Juc beaches, this is the perfect destination for conferences, incentives and events.

Conference facilities include 10 meeting spaces all with natural light and state of the art audio visual technology.

Guests can enjoy onsite leisure facilities that include an 18-hole golf course, tennis courts, indoor swimming pool, spa, sauna, One Spa Day Spa, One Lifestyle Fitness Centre with group exercise classes, and games room. Dining choices include Number One Restaurant, Bar and Lounge and White’s Paddock Bistro & Bar.


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 Destination Surf Coast

The Destination Network is your local social influencer platform. The Destination Network consists of over 150 local social media pages & accounts (encompassing Geelong, Bellarine Peninsula, Surf Coast & South West Victoria) with an audience in excess of a quarter of a million followers.

We’ve built engaged audiences throughout Facebook and Instagram for the express purpose of promoting brands, events & businesses to locals and visitors throughout the region.

We work with brands and businesses to ensure they gain maximum exposure to the right audience & targeted demographics on social media.

All TCT Members are eligible to receive a $250-member benefit from Destination Surf Coast.  Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to find out more.


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Surf Coast Localised

Surf Coast Localised is free for local businesses, and will help you:

  • Advertise your goods and services to the local business community
  • Engage with other businesses to get local quotes
  • Discover networking and professional development events across our region


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Zing Studio

Zing Studio is a Torquay based website design company helping businesses in Torquay to get professional websites that show up in Google.

As well as being members of Commerce Torquay for many years, Zing Studio also provides website and email hosting, maintenance and support to Commerce Torquay.

Take advantage Zing Studio’s 12 month payment plans to get your website now and pay for it interest free over 12 months.

Zing’s other main service is SEO (Search Engine Optimisation), helping your website show up in Google for the services and products that you provide.

Give Zing a call on 0438 575 256 for a chat or fee consultation at your home or office.