CYC The Island


Situated on 2.5 hectares of landscaped gardens, CYC The Island is nestled in the heart of Cowes, within strolling distance of safe sandy beaches, the picturesque coastal township and a short drive to Phillip Island’s world-renowned tourist attractions.

As an all-season Conference and Retreat Centre CYC The Island caters for 200+ guests in two separate accommodation areas , each offering centrally heated ensuited rooms and separate air-conditioning dining, function, meeting and indoor recreation areas, removing the need to share, and ensuring the privacy and comfort of all guests.

While quality catering by experienced chefs is a feature of this facility, smaller groups may be offered the use of the well equipped modern kitchen and dining room as a self catering option

Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the facility.

Corporate Retreat

CYC The Island’s main function and seperate dining room are designed to comfortably cater for 200+ guests.

Other facilities include

  • Modern ensuite guest rooms
  • Multiple function/breakout rooms
  • In-door auditorium/gymnasium
  • Extensive decking’s
  • Sports ovals
  • Campfire & BBQ facilities
  • Quality catering service
  • Self-catering kitchen & dining areas.
  • A wide variety of on-site activities

Community Groups

There is no better way to spend some time away than with people with like-minded interests and skills. An extended time away together provides quality time for relaxed communication, team building, skill sharing, skill coaching and much more, therefore, to ensure a positive experience for all involved, we take the time to understand the needs and purposes of each individual group, and work with them to achieve their goals.
We provide the services of our experienced and professional staff, who have a wealth of specialist knowledge, along with modern flexible facilities, an extensive choice of resources and activities, quality catering and superb hospitality to guarantee the success of your event and ensure that you make us the conference centre of choice for your next planned time away.
We look forward to working together with you to create a memorable experience for you and your guests!


41-53 Church Street, Cowes, 3922, Australia