Travel to the many fascinating villages and townships of the Bendigo region from the artisans of Castlemaine, the natural wonders of the Loddon Valley to the antique shopping in Maryborough.
Centre yourself and explore the region from Bendigo. In under an hour’s drive, travel to historic goldfields villages, find stunning natural picnic and bushwalking spots, waterways and lookouts.
History, arts and culture, village life, food, wine and the great outdoors characterise central Victoria. Travel to Heathcote, the Loddon Valley, Castlemaine, Maldon, Maryborough and surrounds and be rewarded.
Make sure you pick up a Food and Wine Fossicking map to discover the best wineries, cider makers, growers, producers, restaurants and cafes from Heathcote to Castlemaine, Maryborough to Boort and everywhere in between. It’s the perfect tool for exploring the Bendigo extended region.