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Family Fun in Bendigo!

Where Child's Play Rules

Bendigo was the first to be recognised as a UNICEF and UNESCO Australian Child Friendly City. Your kids will love the parks and playgrounds, family-friendly attractions,
festivals and school holiday fun.

Over 100 Playgrounds

Bendigo has an abundance of playgrounds to enjoy. We have indoor and outdoor pools throughout the city with lots of shade.

School Holiday Programs

Fun goes to a new level during the school holidays in Bendigo when our attractions offer special programs. Download a brochure or pick one up from the Bendigo Visitor Centre.

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Family Fun in Bendigo!
Family Fun in Bendigo!


Let the kids get hands-on with clay play at Bendigo Pottery

Go horse riding with the Ironbark Riding Centre.

Head to The Zone for laser tag, skating and go karting.

See the planetarium at Discovery Science and Technology Centre.

Plummet down the southern hemisphere's tallest vertical slide if you dare!

Have a fun day out at Mulligrubs Play Centre.

For everyday play, visit Fun Loong playground in Hargreaves Mall.

Enjoy the great outdoors at Lake Weeroona’s adventure playground, Bendigo Botanical Gardens, and leafy Rosalind Park.

Learn the history of Bendigo and the gold rush at Central Deborah Gold Mine and ride the Vintage Talking Tram

Visit Confectionary Capers for fun and puzzles.

Catch the latest family flicks at the Bendigo Cinemas.

Grab a Bendigo Experience Pass or a Bendigo Explorer Pass to see some of our greatest attractions at special discounted rates.

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