About Us

Centre History


There has been quite a bit happening at the Ford Discovery Centre lately with new displays and quite a few special events.read more

Centre History

Community Involvement

The Ford Discovery Centre plays a valuable role in our community with events and help to organisations and groups throughout the region.read more

Centre History

Centre History

The Centre is located opposite Ford Australia’s first production line in Gheringhap Street Geelong Victoria. The image shows Model T’s lined up at this site in 1925. read more

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Our Vision

The Ford Discovery Centre sets out to promote the knowledge and enjoyment of automotive technology in a fun and entertaining manner.read more

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Key Strategies

At the Ford Discovery Centre we engage our audience while conserving our automotive heritage and look to develop our exhibition.read more



Have you a question? Well chances are someone else has already asked it, visit our Questions & Answers page to look for your answer.read more

Car Clubs

The Ford brand is well supported by enthusiasts. Many car clubs exist throughout Australia and around the world that bring the common passion, knowledge and interest in the Blue oval together in a social environment. read more


A Dedicated team of volunteers assists in the Ford Discovery Centre’s operation.

We thank all of our volunteers for their efforts and since our opening in 1999 they have contributed over 30,000 hours of service.  read more

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Our Sponsors

As an independent not for profit charitable trust we value greatly our sponsor network. We would welcome interest in collaboration to ensure further continuation and improvement of our exhibitions and community education programs. read more

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Our Trust

The Ford Discovery Centre is run by Ford Heritage Limited, an independent “Not for Profit Charitable Trust”. The trust has a board of six directors. read more