Once people came from around the world to prospect for gold and forge a new beginning. Today a similar exuberance has again put Bendigo on the map as an innovative city. Wide streets lined by opulent buildings are now interwoven with intriguing laneways and arcades that are home to a new breed of innovators who again delve deep to create a vibrant energy across the city. Modern day Bendigo has sublime food, wine and shopping experiences against a stunning heritage backdrop. Every visit will reveal new surprises and experiences. With the gusto of a gold-seeking miner, the people who live here are creating fascinating products, services and stories that add to the richness of the region’s boom time past. It is an ever-changing feast to be explored. Find your adventure here.
Homestead Motor Inn & Apartments offer free WiFi and free off-street parking. It is situated within easy access to all Bendigo's attractions. Guests enjoy a secluded private pool and a barbecue area.
Stay Social provides home-style short and long-term Bendigo accommodation for travellers and business people alike.
As guests are waking up to breakfast in their 4-star Hotel rooms others are being welcome to an important conference. While friends plan to enjoy a catch up in the Bistro, someone has decided to book dinner for the family. And somewhere, a bride is planning her dream wedding.
Named after one of Australia’s most iconic artists, Quest Schaller Hotel offers vibrant, boutique style accommodation. With 120 art inspired rooms and large communal spaces, guests can immerse themselves in Mark Schaller’s original work whilst enjoying the perks of an onsite cafe, gym and limited parking.
Quest Bendigo Central is purpose built, serviced apartment accommodation presenting 60 stylish and contemporary studio, one, two and three bedroom serviced apartments. This architecturally designed property is a great alternative to your traditional hotel room offering spacious accommodation in well equipped serviced apartments, within walking distance to Bendigo CBD.
Large self contained serviced apartments, full kitchens, spacious living and dining areas, washing machine and clothes dryer and Wi-Fi internet access. Solar heated swimming pool. Quest Bendigo is a purposed built serviced apartment property with onsite management, conveniently located in Bendigo providing overnight, weekly or long term accommodation.
Quality Hotel Lakeside is the perfect place to stay for your Bendigo holiday or business trip. It's just 1km from the city centre and walking distance to many of Bendigos finest attractions. Whether on a romantic weekend away, business trip or family holiday, there's plenty to see and do in Bendigo. Let us make your experience with both accommodation and dinner a memorable one.
The Soldiers Memorial Institute (SMI) building on Pall Mall, Bendigo, has recently undergone a major revitalisation in consultation with Heritage Victoria. The military museum reopened on 16 November 2018 with permanent displays focused on central Victorian’s experience in war and peacekeeping.
A visit to Australia's 2016 Heritage and Cultural Tourism Attraction of the Year, Bendigo Tramways, will leave you in awe. There's no better way to see the sights of Bendigo than aboard one of our iconic Vintage Talking Trams.
For an unforgettable experience, descend to the depths of Bendigo's underworld at Central Deborah Gold Mine and discover the significance of Bendigo's gold mining history.
At the heritage-listed Bendigo Joss House Temple, a Chinese place of worship which was opened in 1871, you will discover more about Chinese beliefs and the story of the Chinese who came to Bendigo in search of gold.
The Bendigo Jockey Club is well known as a premier country racing venue. The club hosts 23 race meetings a year. We celebrate the the Spring Racing carnival with the ever popular Jayco Bendigo Cup –an important Melbourne Cup lead- up race as well as boasting a Metropolitan status race meeting known as the Bet365 Golden Mile in April.
Chinese heritage is an integral part of Bendigo. From the goldrush to the present day, the Bendigo Chinese community has influenced the proud history of Bendigo – from its traditions of charitable works for local hospitals to its spectacular displays in the Bendigo Easter Fair.
Experience the history and craft of Australia's oldest working pottery with demonstrations, hands on activities with clay and interpretive displays.
With loads of interactive exhibits to explore, you won't know what to try first at Discovery! Be sure to look out for the whacky mirrors that make you look really strange, the echoing chamber that repeats your words a thousand times over and don't forget to play a tune on the thong-a-phone!
Indulge Fine Belgian Chocolate offers a multisensory retail and café experience in Bendigo Bank Central, at the heart of the shopping, arts and heritage area of Bendigo, Central Victoria.
The Foundry Hotel, circa 1870, has spent almost 150 years watering the most-thirsty, feeding the hungry masses and providing a friendly smile to all who pass through the doors of our Bendigo Hotel.
The Bendigo District RSL offers regular dining specials, is fully licensed and provides great entertainment with live bands and local music that you can enjoy while savoring your appetising meal. We have a fully equipped baby care room, wheel chair access and facilities for the disabled with ample parking.
Our philosophy is simple. Source quality, local raw produce daily to provider the highest quality items for our menu. Fully licensed for breakfast and lunch. Private functions can be arranged by appointment
Housed in a heritage listed reclaimed Beaurepaire tyre service, the building oozes character and history. Straight from the oven every morning comes our fantastic array of sourdough breads, cakes and muffins. Delicious sourdough loaves are full flavored, highly nutritious and 100% additive and preservative free. Semi sourdough and GLUTEN FREE bread is also available.
Schnitz is a labour of love that is driven by passion. Schnitz is committed to creating the best schnitzels in the world and wants to share them with the world.
Having served Bendigo since 1887, the Rifle Brigade, or the Gun Club for locals, has in recent years been restored to its former glory. Thirsty? Hungry? Something to celebrate? or Meet in private? We have got the drinks, the food and the facilities for you to enjoy. Come and see it for yourself, you will not be disappointed!
We’re a greengrocer, delicatessen, edible garden nursery, provedore and wholefoods kitchen cafe. We’ve got slow food, local food, global food, organic food, health food, vegan food, super food, growing food, food for fun and more…We have gathered goodies from over 100 producers and farmers from the Bendigo central Victorian region to showcase in the café + instore.