Category Archives: park

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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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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Indoor Play Centres in Bendigo

Baby, it’s cold outside; let’s play indoors today. Where does one go in this fine city? Well you have a few options: Discovery Science & Technology Centre 5444 4400 7 Railway Place Over 100 fascinating exhibits to explore, including a … Continue reading

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Activities for Kids

In January 2007, the City of Greater Bendigo received worldwide recognition from UNICEF as Australia’s first Child Friendly City. There are heaps of activities on the council’s website, such as: Get Active, Explore the City, Get Creative, Back to Nature and What’s on in … Continue reading

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Pregnancy & Postnatal Health in Bendigo

Guest post by Sarah Rose Pregnancy can be an exciting, difficult and daunting time; often filled with anticipation and an increased amount of attention from strangers. During my pregnancy and in the 12 months following, I found some awesome people in … Continue reading

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My Bendigo: Jacinta Allan

Member for Bendigo East Parliament of Victoria Where do you work? Between Bendigo and Melbourne What was your first job? My first real job, aside from jobs at home for pocket money, was working as a checkout operator at the old SSW … Continue reading

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My Bendigo: Sue Walton

Gym Owner/Trainer Contours Bendigo It’s Her Gym, Bendigo What was your first job? Check-out chick. Have you ever had a quirky job/task in Bendigo?  Organising fun run teams. What book are you reading? The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult What’s your favourite … Continue reading

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My Bendigo: Sarah Rose

Mental Health Social Worker/Therapist/Blogger Currently on maternity leave from Bendigo Health, working in her own business: Inner Me Wellness, coaching & guiding women to shift from feeling ‘just okay’ to great.   What was your first job? Babysitting, I was 12 … Continue reading

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Frequently asked questions about Bendigo – Part 2

This list has been compiled from frequent search terms that ended up at this site… Also check out the original Frequently asked questions about Bendigo Part I. What is the distance around Lake Neangar? It’s a 1.2 km stroll along … Continue reading

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