Geelong’s favourite place to learn, cook and connect

The Culinary Academy is the ultimate haven for people who love cooking, savouring and learning about food. We are proud to host cooking classes, guest chef demonstrations and a range of other events to improve your culinary knowledge and confidence.

Enjoy an inspiring afternoon connecting with industry leaders and fellow foodies, then head to The Davidson restaurant to enjoy an exceptional meal and outstanding service.

If you have a passion for food, The Culinary Academy is set to become your favourite place to visit.

Private functions and group bookings

Looking for the ideal venue for your next product launch, cooking demonstration or workshop? Our stylish, architecturally-designed space is available for private hire with in-house catering available.

We can also help you curate a corporate team building day including an interactive class followed by a sumptuous dinner at The Davidson.

Gift an experience that will create a lasting memory

Candles and wine are nice. But learning lasts a lifetime. If you have a special foodie in your life, they’ll love a gift voucher for The Culinary Academy.

Pick a value to suit your budget and the gift voucher will be delivered directly to your inbox. It can be exchanged for any of our upcoming cooking classes or chef demonstrations.

Get in touch


The Gordon
2 Fenwick Street Geelong
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Ample parking is available on Fenwick Street, Little Malop Street and a stone's throw from the Geelong train station.

The Culinary Collective acknowledges the Wadawurrung People as the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we operate. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.