bendigo

Say cheese!

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 Lochelian. They also have a vegan and dairy free cheese, as well as a whole

Best Fish and Chips in Bendigo

We thought that in the lead up to Easter, 'The People of Bendigo' would need to know where to go to get their fill. We do suggest that you may want to ring and order to avoid long delays on Good Friday though - you can even call the day before. Our pick! Mick's Fish 

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 planetarium, vertical slide, kaleidescope and The Lab. Open Tuesday to Sunday 10am-4pm during school terms. Open daily from 10am-4pm

Fresh ready-made meals

Not much of a cook, or your resident chef needs a break? Looking for a freshly-prepared meal (not-frozen) for dinner at home? There are some fairly cheap options out there; here are the quality ones: Fresh 5 Bendigo 0419 960 712 Started by two passionate local foodies who love to eat healthily but don't always have

Music Classes for Children

Bendigo Library Goldfields Libraries hosts a wide range of free children’s activities during the school term throughout the year, as well as special activities in the school holidays. Bendigo Library 5449 2700 259 Hargreaves Street Kangaroo Flat Library 5447 8344 267 High Street  Storytime Read-aloud stories, songs, finger plays, action rhymes and a craft activity to suit children

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 prefer a different teaching style to others. Here are your choices: Paul Sadler Swimland

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. Vitality Yoga 5442 2081 Rear 404 Hargreaves Street  Vitality Yoga is predominately classical yoga, incorporating

Women in leadership

The Australian Women’s Leadership Forum is coming to Bendigo this October. The event is for women who are looking to increase awareness of their leadership style, as well as practical strategies to help them overcome challenges within their work and personal life. The event provides a relaxed and supportive atmosphere that is perfect for networking

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, Friday & Saturday 11am-10pm, Thursday & Sunday 11am-9pm. Closed Monday. Say Cheese Pizza 5406 0177 Shop 5/113 Mollison Street

Break a sweat in Bendigo

They say that summer bodies are made in winter. We put together a list of our top five gyms in Bendigo, based on the support received from trainers, the variety of classes on offer and the features that make these gyms stand out from the rest.  Z Fit Studios 100 Hattam Street, Golden Square Here