Barwon Valley Activity Centre (BVAC) is a multi-purpose stadium located south of the Barwon River in Belmont, Victoria, Australia.

BVAC is a venue for sports competitions, providing exceptional training facilities and the ability to host events and markets. BVAC offers a friendly and inclusive environment, catering to patrons and organisations of all abilities.

BVAC is also the home of the Belmont Market which is managed and delivered by the City of Greater Geelong's Recreation Facilities team. We take pride in delivering markets each Sunday. In 2024, we will deliver 50 market events for the community. The Belmont Market is the most affordable community market to take part in Victoria. 

Facilities hire

For all facilities hire requests, please complete the Barwon Valley Activity Centre (BVAC) facility hire request form for review and confirmation of availability.

Please be advised that submitting the form does not guarantee an immediate booking. It depends upon availability, suitability, and adherence to the Conditions of Hire, which must be accepted by all individuals and groups. Completion of the form is a requirement which applies to both existing and new hirers.

We are currently accepting and reviewing facility hire requests for Term 2 and Term 3, 2024.

Cricket Clubs - Pre-season 2024 booking requests:

Our session availability is extremely limited in August & September. Booking allocations are nearing exhaustion, in particular during peak session times on weeknights (i.e. 4pm – 9pm). Kindly be aware that not all requests can be accommodated, and we will not move other existing club bookings. Completing the form does not confirm/guarantee a booking.

Barwon Valley Activity Centre is scheduled for closure on Monday 10 June (King's Birthday) 2024.

Opening hours*

Monday: 4:00pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday:   4:00pm to 9:00pm
Wednesday: 4:00pm to 9:00pm
Thursday: 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Friday: 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 8:00am to 1:00pm
(Belmont Market)

*Weekday venue hours prior to 4:00pm and after 9:00pm are contingent upon booking requests and staffing availability. Hours during school holidays may vary. The centre remains closed on all public holidays.

Please complete facilities hire form for all booking and event space requests:

Submit a request

Address Wadawurrung Country, 1 Barwon Heads Rd Belmont 3216