Category Archives: big kids

For the adults.

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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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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Bendigo quilters and patchworkers!

Local quilters and patchworkers in the Bendigo area are being asked to donate their time and skills to produce patchwork blocks, all in the name of charity. The blocks will form completed quilts to be auctioned off at the Bendigo CraftAlive … Continue reading

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Bendigo 2020: Aiming for The Good Life

by Ian McBurney, Sustainability Advocate and great person to know. Originally published by the Bendigo Weekly on 20 May 2016 In 1996 I moved from Bendigo to Melbourne for deeper conversations, cultural diversity and positive thinking. In 2007, Claire and I … Continue reading

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Bendigo 2020: The Way of the Future

Originally published by the Bendigo Weekly on 13 May 2016 Bendigo is just entering its third renaissance… first we had the gold rush in the 1850s, then we had the Bendigo Mutual Permanent Land and Building Society which evolved into … Continue reading

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What’s your favourite heritage building?

We heart Bendigo! We heart our heritage buildings! What do YOU love about the heritage of Greater Bendigo? The City of Greater Bendigo Heritage Advisory Committee would like to know. Take a picture of the heritage you love – it could be a person, … Continue reading

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Theatre in Bendigo – 2015

Two great productions coming up in Bendigo. Book now. Continue reading

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Yoga in Bendigo

There are a number of fantastic places in Bendigo to practice your pranayama and asanas; these studios all offer different kinds and styles. Have a chat to the staff, or check them out to find a style and teacher that suits you. Continue reading

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Outside the Square – Homes for Change

Join the conversation and share your images of what you like about your home in Bendigo #homes4change Continue reading

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Sunday Breakfast: 2015 Update

Sunday, a day of rest. And so it is for many of our café folk in Bendigo – and rightly so! They need a break too, as most of our cafes are owner-operated. There are some crazy people who get up at … Continue reading

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