Category Archives: shopping

Say Cheese! (and wine)

Where do you go for good cheese in Bendigo? These are our top picks. Bendigo Wholefoods 314 Lyttleton Terrace, Bendigo Well you can’t go past Bendigo Wholefoods for quality local cheese including Boosey Creek, Goldfields Farmhouse Cheese, Holy Goat and … Continue reading

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Bendigo’s Hidden Gems

Bendigo is a treasure trove full of hidden gems. Here are just some of them… we didn’t want to give away all our secrets! Café El Beso 87 View St, Bendigo A quaint café hiding along View Street, with a … 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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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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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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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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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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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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Baking Queen comes to Bendigo!

Sydney-based food editor, cooking teacher, home economist and author of Bake Eat Love, Anneka Manning is coming to Bendigo for three very special public events, at Edwards Greengrocer, Deli & Café, Strathfieldsaye, on 13 & 14 December 2013. The founder of popular bake school … Continue reading

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Clothing Alterations – Where to go?

Here’s the places that locals recommend you go for clothing repairs and alterations: You Tear, I Repair 5448 3858 534 Napier Street, White Hills Andrea has received excellent service here and Amy says they are very well priced. Griffanne 5443 2933 Upstairs … Continue reading

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