Category Archives: family

Family-friendly activities.

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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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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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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MIFF Travelling Film Festival in Bendigo, 21-23 August

Lucky us! The MIFF Travelling Showcase returns to Bendigo, with a weekend program of selected international highlights and MIFF Premiere Fund-supported Australian films, screening direct from the festival in Melbourne. You will find the MIFF Travelling Showcase at the Star Cinema (Eaglehawk Town Hall, … Continue reading

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Where can you learn to swim? Swimming Schools in Bendigo

Learning to swim; it’s a rite of passage in Australia isn’t it? Probably the hardest part in Bendigo, is working out where to go. Sooo many places and so many wonderful, caring teachers. It is all subjective and you may … Continue reading

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Bendigo’s Top 3 Activities for Children

Come and visit us in Bendigo. The people of Bendigo voted and here are the Top 3 family-friendly activities in our city: Discovery Science & Technology Centre 7 Railway Place Over 100 fascinating exhibits to explore, including a planetarium, vertical slide, kaleidescope and The Lab. Curious … Continue reading

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Bendigo Activities for Children – Survey

What are three best family-friendly things to do in Bendigo? 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 Artist Showcase, 22 February 2015

After what many have referred to as Bendigo Blues & Roots Music Festival‘s ‘Break-out year’ in 2014, this year’s supporting events will be fewer, but packed with even more fresh talent and brilliant music, at some of Bendigo’s best venues … Continue reading

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Local Crowdfunding Campaigns

Looking for a unique gift this Christmas? Why not help make someone’s dream come true, and get a reward while you’re at it? Some local crowd funding campaigns: Go and Grow Gardens A social enterprise based in Eaglehawk building portable water … Continue reading

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