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Bendigo Events - Showcase

From world class art gallery exhibitions to long distance bike racing you'll find a diverse calendar of showcase events in the Bendigo region.

Bendigo has some big events in its calendar. These ‘showcase’ events attract thousands of people to the region. 

Clear your calendar, grab your family and friends and make a date with Bendigo.  Call our award winning Visitor Centre to book your tickets.  If you want to stay a while and see other things that this vibrant region has to offer the Visitor Centre can book your accommodation and tours.

Bendigo Visitor Centre

Open every day from 9am-5pm 
(excluding Christmas Day)
51-67 Pall Mall, Bendigo
P: 03 5434 6060 (International dialling +61 3 5434 6060)
Freecall: 1800 813 153
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Jan - Feb 2015

Until 1 Mar

Until Feb

5 - 6 Feb

6 - 7 Feb

14 Feb

21 Feb

13 -15 Feb


Ben Quilty at Bendigo Art Gallery

Summer in the Parks

Jayco Herald Sun Tour

Sanguine Estate Music Festival Bendigo

Scots Day Out

Chinese New Year

Sanguine Estate Music Festival


March 2015

6 – 7


16 - 22

18 - 29

13 - 15


28 Mar - 28 Jun



Bendigo International Madison

Picnic with the Mad Hatter

Bendigo Festival of Cultures

Eaglehawk Dahlia and Arts Festival

Melbourne Food and Wine Festival - Bendigo Events

The Golden Mile Raceday, Bendigo Jockey Club

Imagining Ned


April 2015

3 - 6 April


10 - 12

18 Apr - 26 May

Until Jun



Bendigo Easter Festival

Strategem Bendigo Winemakers Festival

ITTF Oceania Cup & Para Table Tennis Championships

Heritage and Vahland

Imagining Ned


May 2015


1- 26 May


Until Jun

From 22 May




Groovin The Moo

Celebrate Vahland

Festival of Light (The Great Stupa)

Imagining Ned

Ned the Musical


June 2015

6 - 8

29 Jun - 5 Jul

28 Jun




Heathcote on Show

Goldfields Open Snooker,Bendigo

Imagining Ned


July 2015

Until 5 Jul

17 - 20

17 - 20

17 - 20



Goldfields Open Snooker,Bendigo

Bendigo Festival of Lamb

Australian Sheep and Wool Show, Bendigo

The Women of Wool, Bendigo


August 2015

7 - 9



Bendigo Writers Festival

Bendigo on the Hop


September 2015






Bendigo Fashion Festival

Chinese Harvest Moon Festival, Bendigo

Bendigo Exploratory Music Festival


October 2015

6 - 8 Oct 

10 - 11 Oct

9 Oct

10 Oct




28 Oct


Elmore Field Days

Heathcote Wine and Food Festival

Bendigo Wealth Heritage Uncorked - After Dark

Bendigo Weath Heritage Uncorked

Bendigo Oktoberfest

Oktooberfest at Tooborac Hotel & Brewery

Bendigo Agricultural Show

Bendigo Cup and Spring Racing Carnival


November 2015



5 - 8 Nov

14 - 15 Nov





Vegecarien Festival - The Great Stupa

Big Hill Food and Wine Festival

Bendigo Blues & Roots Festival

Bendigo National Swap Meet

Bendigo Craft Beer and Cider Festival


December 2015

1 Dec - Feb


Summer in the Parks


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