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It's Almost Dragon Time

It's Almost Dragon Time

Story by a Bendigo mum - Forget the Easter bunny…Bendigo is counting down the sleeps until the Easter dragon comes.  We’re waiting for Sun Loong’s awakening, a traditional Chinese ceremony, when the Dance of the Lions will prise open his slumbering eyes.


Art on a Plate

​There are lots of reasons to love Masons of Bendigo.It could be because Nick and Sonia source all of their high quality produce, wine, beer and cider from local growers and makers. It could be because of their well-deserved accolades – including a One Chef's Hat from The Age Good Food Guide and a Gold at the recent Qantas Australian Tourism Awards...

What to eat in Bendigo if you are GF?

What to eat in Bendigo if you are GF?
Yes that's right I am one of those. I can't eat gluten which adds a whole new dimension to finding somewhere to eat out, especially when I am away from home. I don't know about you but when I'm on holidays I really don't want to cook. One of the greatest things about living in Bendigo is that I am so spoilt for choice. There is barely a café or res...

Why you should come to Bendigo this long weekend

Why you should come to Bendigo this long weekend
Don't just sit around on the couch binge-watching Netflix this long weekend.There's plenty happening right here in Bendigo to tempt everyone…Love a good market? Who doesn't?! What if I tell you there are three markets on this weekend in Bendigo and surrounds – all a must do! - Friday night take the short drive to Heathcote to visit their twili...

Top 10 Things to Do in Bendigo during Summer

​Summer has truly arrived! We asked our locals what are the Top 10 things they like to do in summer, here they are.• Kick back a few at a beer garden and enjoy some live tunes, our pick: The Goldmines Hotel and the Handle Bar where craft beer is flowing.• Ice-cream! Two scoop minimum I say! Our pick? Favourite Flavours if you love the lake or FroCr...

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