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Good vibes, good vino & good reasons to visit Heathcote

On Saturday 2 November, Heathcote kicks off the 'long weekend' with a new and exciting wine + music event Vibes & Vino. Famous for its many award-winning wines, and conveniently situated just down the road from Bendigo, Heathcote is the perfect getaway for a weekend of music wine & food. Set in the centre of

Stellar lineup for 2019 Bendigo Comedy Festival

Following two sold out shows in 2018, this year's Bendigo Comedy Festival is set to be another huge event, packed with loads of laughs. The 2019 festival will take place across five days and will feature some of Australia's best comedians including Nazeem Hussain, the legendary Nick Capper, Sonia Di Iorio, Ben Lomas, Kirsty Webeck,

My Bendigo: Meg Caffin

Meg is an Urban Forest Consultant.Meg looks at where the current and future gaps in tree canopy cover are. By providing the evidence base, she helps to prioritise tree and vegetation management policy and programs to maximise benefits for people, for the environment and for local economies. Meg also combines her knowledge and specialist expertise

Coffee in Long Gully!

By Dave Fagg Community worker at St Matthew’s Church godfoodpeople.orgt Bit of a good news story for you all, involving a few of my favourite things: my neighbourhood of Long Gully, coffee, creative community action. Many of my Long Gully neighbours will know Gar, who runs the Long Gully post office. He is a

Adults only hot beverages

Mulled wine Wine Bank on View, 45 View Street After a sip of her very first mulled wine, my companion "immediately felt warm from the inside out. It really reminded me of Christmas, the only thing missing was snow outside the windows." We asked for ours to be served in a mug, and the staff

Women of Wit Volume 4 – the biggest one yet! (SOLD OUT)

For the fourth instalment of the Women of Wit series, Bendigo will be graced with national comedy legend Claire Hooper. Her first big break was on Good News Week ten years ago and she has since become a regular on the lineup of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival Gala, along with her current projects as

Where to go for a digital detox

It's most definitely the age of the smart phone. I don't know about you, but I use mine for EVERYTHING. An alarm clock, a kitchen timer, to write my shopping list, to check my bank account and to chat to my friends and family (of course). At the end of the day, it makes me

Five top spots for a beer this winter

Bendigo winter is on the way, bringing with it the crisp days and icy nights that we know all too well. But just because it’s cold out doesn’t mean you need to stay in. The folks at Bendigo Beer made a list of some of their favourite spots for a beer, so you can keep

Watch a movie and make a difference – easy!

Help celebrate National Volunteer Week and raise vital funds The Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre is holding a Film Fundraiser on Thursday 23 May to celebrate their wonderful and diverse volunteers. Head to Star Cinema and settle in on the comfy couches with a glass of wine, for the first screening of the romantic comedy Gloria

Why I wish I was in Bendigo for Easter

It’s no secret the Easter weekend is one of the busiest weekends on Bendigo’s event calendar, and for good reason too! I’m not going to be in Bendigo for Easter this year but I REALLY wish I was. For me, the Bendigo Easter Festival is a celebration of so many different things. I love to