Lardner Park - Gippsland's Premiere Event Venue

* Victoria’s premier agricultural event – Farm World, and Australia’s longest running and only grass-based Steer Trials *

* Asia Pacific’s first permanent drone development and operations home – Centre of Drone Excellence (CoDE) *

* One of Australia’s top NYE music and camping festival – Beyond the Valley *

* Lardner Park – winner of the 2017 Tourism Business of the Year by the Federation Business School Gippsland Business Awards *

Established in 1963, Lardner Park is a versatile event venue that has grown to host well in excess of 120 events annually including: Exhibitions, Conferences & Conventions, Events, Festivals, Markets, Gala Functions, Agribusiness, Product Launches, Sporting Events, Community Events and Livestock Shows.

We work in collaboration with a network of local providers to provide premium quality meal options and sound and music support for your event.

Lardner Park also provides an extensive range of event catering options for celebrations, conferences, weddings, breakfasts or business functions.

Through a volunteer Board and Committee, Lardner Park reinvests 100% back into the 300 acre destination property for farm operations, agribusiness development, facility development and maintenance, and community event support. Lardner Park is committed to an ethical and environmentally proactive impact, is a lead promoter of innovation, sustainability, smart farming and to ensure a positive and engaged future for future generations.

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Andrew Schreyer - Chairman of Lardner Park

Andrew Schreyer – Board Chair

Ian Cougle - Lardner Park

Ian Cougle – Deputy Chair

Ian Bayley - Lardner Park

Ian Bayley

Duncan McNeil - Lardner Park

Duncan McNeil

Gary Surman

Gary Surman

Joe Meggetto

Joe Meggetto

Joe Brady

Joe Brady


Nicola Pero CEO

Nicola Pero

Chief Executive Officer

Pam Ryan - Lardner Park

Pam Ryan

Events Manager

Anthony Willems - Lardner Park

Anthony Willems

Property Manager

Barbara Johnson - Lardner Park

Barbara Johnson

Finance Manager

Josh Last - Operations Manager Lardner Park

Josh Last

Operations Manager

Jo Kingwill - Lardner Park

Jo Kingwill

Marketing Manager

Alison Green

Alison Green

Sales Coordinator

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Debbie Stoll

Client Liaison Officer


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