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Bendigo Attractions and Tours

Bendigo Attractions and Tours

There’s fun to be had in Bendigo for the kids, with a great range of attractions to keep everyone engaged. Rattle along on a talking tram, go deep underground into a mine, free fall from our infamous vertical slide, explore Chinese artefacts or create your own ceramic piece at Australia’s oldest working pottery. These are just some of the fun-filled experiences at the many tourist attractions in the region. Read more...

Bendigo Arts and Culture

Bendigo Arts and Culture

Well-known as an arts hub in Australia, Bendigo thrives with one of the finest regional galleries, an active artisan community and a plethora of cultural events. In August 2011 the Bendigo Art Gallery will be the world's first gallery to host the international exhibition The White Wedding Dress: 200 years of wedding fashions, from the Victoria & Albert Museum, London. Read more...

Dining in Bendigo

Dining in Bendigo

Local blended coffee wafts through the air from funky cafes that exude our relaxed way of life. Foodie haunts offer fresh local produce and the Food Fossicking guide is the gourmet traveller's perfect companion. Gold rush architecture creates the backdrop for quality sidewalk dining with a European feel and there are four local restaurants in the The Age Good Food Guide 2011. Read more...

Bendigo Shopping

Bendigo Shopping

While surrounded by the beauty and grandeur of another time, shopping and dining in cosmopolitan Bendigo is firmly set in the now. Bendigo’s new vibrancy and rich culture brings an eclectic range of shops, cafes and restaurants. Step into fashion havens for stand out in the crowd designs, hunt through treasure troves for antiques, books and collectables or unearth an emerging artisan at work. Read more...

Bendigo and Heathcote Wine

Bendigo and Heathcote Wine

Glorious wines are produced from grapes grown across the wine regions of Bendigo and Heathcote. From rich, ripe reds to elegant whites, the wines from Bendigo’s gold-bearing soils are a wine lover’s treasure. Across the Bendigo and Heathcote wine regions, you’ll find more than 60 cellar doors waiting to be discovered. Read more...

Bendigo Markets and Local Produce

Bendigo Markets and Local Produce

A journey out to a market could be your preferred way to shop and the ultimate way to soak up the community atmosphere. The Bendigo region is home to farmers markets offering abundant local produce as well as bric-a-brac and trash and treasure markets. Grab a Food Fossickers Pocket Guide for the ultimate foodie's guide to Central Victoria. Read more...

Bendigo Outdoors and Nature

Bendigo Outdoors and Nature

Escape to the tranquility of nature by exploring the nearby bushlands and waterways, including the mighty Lake Eppalock. Enjoy the splendour of Roslyn Park and the Bendigo Botanic Gardens, or take to the interconnected network of walking paths and bike tracks weave through idyllic surrounding bushland. Read more...

Cycling and Walking Bendigo

Cycling and Walking Bendigo

Endless experiences and opportunities await the cycling and walking enthusiasts who journey into the beautiful Bendigo region. Read more...

Family Friendly Activities

Family Friendly Activities

Bendigo was the first Australian city to be recognised as a Child Friendly City by both UNICEF and UNESCO. The region offers a range of businesses who are child friendly accredited and provide families and kids with a great experience. Bendigo offers over 100 playgrounds to enjoy, along with indoor and outdoor pools and fantastic school holiday programs. Read more...

Bendigo Nightlife and Entertainment

Bendigo Nightlife and Entertainment

Energy and diversity characterise nightlife in Bendigo. Thriving nightclubs, pubs and lounges can be found in the heart of the city. Bendigo features a number of clubs and boasts an array of live music venues. Catch a performance at the Capital Theatre or enjoy a movie at the Star Cinema or Bendigo Cinemas. Read more...

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