Welcome To Beautiful Bendigo!

Rich history combined with contemporary lifestyle

 

Discover Bendigo's Treasures

From the gold rush history and colourful Easter celebrations to the cosmopolitan dining and wineries - there's something for everyone in Bendigo.

Bendigo Attractions

Bendigo Art Gallery by Mike https://www.flickr.com/photos/mderyck/14783288394/

Bendigo Art Gallery

03 5434 6088
42 View Street, Bendigo
Website

Explore the gallery showcasing ceramics and artwork or throw a pot on the wheel and create your very own piece of art.
Photo credit: Flickr

Bendigo Easter Festival

Bendigo Easter Festival

25-28 Mar 2016

03 5434 6000
Bendigo City Centre, Myers Street
Website

Commencing in 1871, the Bendigo Easter Festival is the oldest continuous running community festival in Australia. It is a celebration of Bendigo's unique Chinese heritage and the local community spirit, enjoy four spectacular days of fun and entertainment for the whole family.

Bendigo Pottery by Peter K https://www.flickr.com/photos/56447514@N03/6155007434/

Bendigo Pottery

03 5448 4404
146 Midland Highway, Bendigo
Website

Bendigo Pottery has quality ceramic tableware at factory prices, antiques and collectables centre with over 40 stalls, heritage listed wood fired kilns as well as an Interpretive Museum.
Photo credit: Flickr

Bendigo Wine Region

Bendigo Wine Region

The Bendigo wine region encompasses wineries in and around Bendigo, in nearby Bridgewater on Loddon, Marong, Mandurang, and in apple capital Harcourt.

Water Wheel Vineyards
Sandhurst Ridge
Blackjack Vineyards
Balgownie Estate

For a full list of winemakers in Bendigo, check out Bendigo Winegrowers Map.

Down the Central Deborah gold mine in Bendigo by dean walliss https://www.flickr.com/photos/deano7000/9563491694/

Central Deborah Gold Mine

03 5443 8322
76 Violet Street, Bendigo
Website

Gear up in overalls, a miner's hat and lamp and head into underground tunnels in search of gold in a key mine from Bendigo's 19th century gold rush.
Photo credit: Flickr

Golden Dragon Museum by Pascal https://www.flickr.com/photos/pasukaru76/8423185830/

Golden Dragon Museum

03 5441 5044
1-11 Bridge Street, Bendigo
Website

The Golden Dragon Museum is Victoria's first accredited museum and it beautifully presents processional regalia, carved furniture and costumes embroidered with gold bullion thread. Artefacts date as far back as the Shang Dynasty 1600 -1026BC.
Photo credit: Flickr

Rosalind Park by Nick Morieson https://www.flickr.com/photos/ngmorieson/4634500855/

Rosalind Park

1 Williamson St, Bendigo
Website

Explore the beautiful old gardens, historic conservatory, fernery, playground and 60 acres of open spaces in Rosalind Park, right in the centre of Bendigo.
Photo credit: Flickr

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Sacred Heart Cathedral

 Corner of Wattle & Mackenzie Streets, Bendigo
Website

Opened in 1977 and standing at 87 metres tall, the Sacred Heart Cathedral is the cathedral church of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sandhurst and seat of the Bishop of Sandhurst.

Ulumbarra Theatre

Ulumbarra Theatre

03 5434 6100
10-20 Gaol Road, Bendigo
Website

Bendigo's Ulumbarra Theatre rises majestically from within the walls of the Central Victorian City's 1860's Sandhurst Gaol. Ulumbarra, meaning gather together or meeting place in the language of the local indigenous people, blends heritage and modern elements beautifully, offering distinctive state-of-the-art performance and event spaces.
Photo credit: Visit Victoria

Vintage Talking Tram Tour

Vintage Talking Tram Tour

03 5442 2821
1 Tramways Avenue, Bendigo
Website

Sit back, relax and let the tram do all of the talking as you journey through the past 150 years aboard a majestic Vintage Talking Tram.
Photo credit: Flickr

Tourist Information

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Bendigo Visitor Centre

The official website of the City of Greater Bendigo, run by the Victorian Government. This website contains lot's of information for  visitors and for residents and the visitor centre is conveniently located just 10 minute walk from Cathedral Motor Inn.

Open every day (excluding Christmas Day) from 9am – 5pm
51-67 Pall Mall, Bendigo
Phone: 03 5434 6060 or free call 1800 813 153
Email: tourism@bendigo.vic.gov.au

Bendigo Tourism 1800 813 153