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The unofficial guide to Bendigo and Central Victoria.

Barnum – presented by BTC Youth Theatre

The show retells the story of American Showman P.T Barnum, founder of the circus that became the famous travelling Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus. The performance features acrobatics, juggling, stilt walking and great singing and dancing numbers. Suitable … Continue reading

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Markets this Weekend in Bendigo

It’s market heaven in Bendigo this weekend. Continue reading

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Everybody Loves Pizza

Where to go for your pizza fix? Here are the places that were recommended to us: Nelsons Pizza 5442 3888 42 Eaglehawk Road Trav’s pick is the Pepperoni. You can order online and they deliver. Tuesday & Wednesday 5pm-9pm, Thursday – Saturday 11am-10pm, Sunday … Continue reading

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Reusable Coffee Cups – Bendigo

Until recently, we all thought that our takeaway coffee cups were recyclable – but thanks to Craig from the War on Waste, we found out this isn’t true! Coffee cups have a plastic lining, so they can’t be recycled in … Continue reading

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Australia Day – Bendigo 2017

We would like to acknowledge that we live on the traditional lands of the Dja Dja Wurrung or Jaara people and the traditional lands of the Taungurung peoples who are the rightful custodians of the lands we now refer to … Continue reading

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Local people, local products

Now we can all support local makers and stores in our area without having to trek from store to store and market to market, as we now have bendigomade.com.au We all want to support local business and buy local products – … Continue reading

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Blues & Roots for the whole family

After two stupendous Showcase/Fundraiser events in 2016 for Bendigo Blues & Roots Music Festival (at the Rifle Brigade Hotel and Golden Vine Hotel respectively) the crew’s Spring edition will be staged back where it all began. “We staged our first … Continue reading

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Council election candidates

Updated 5 October 2016 There are HEAPS of new candidates for the upcoming City of Greater Bendigo council elections. You will be sent a ballot pack from 4-6 October, which must be returned by 6pm, Friday 21 October. (More info from VEC … Continue reading

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Bendigo Burger Adventures – Part II

by Paul Waldron The quest continues to find ‘Bendigo’s best sub $10 burger’, supporting Bendigo’s vast array of independent food localities (no franchises allowed as a part of my quest). Sunday night’s adventure led me to the Daggy Varandah. I ordered … Continue reading

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Local theatre, that won’t let you down…

A new theatre production holds a mirror up to the real life of new parents, and asks “Why doesn’t anybody tell you what it is going to be really like?” The Let-Down Reflex is an original theatre production that explores how parents constantly find their reality … Continue reading

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