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Beautiful Bendigo!

Welcome to Bendigo, explore the seasons in our beautiful city…  Winter is here! You’ll need to rug up to wander our historic city this winter. Ignite your senses with Bendigo’s winter of events …

As the weather changes again it’s a wonderful time to visit and explore our grand city and surroundings on foot or by bike, or car. Pack your beanie, scarf and camera to wander our great city. Book a guided tour and find out the local insights, or wander and experience all that Bendigo has to offer for yourself. Enjoy the ever-changing tree lines along our streets and parklands, it’s such a playful time to explore our city. 

Bendigo is a city that shines with historic beauty, with a vibrant contemporary regional centre, boasting beautiful streets created from one of the world’s greatest gold rushes. Unravel new surprises and experiences each time you visit and explore Bendigo. 

Some of our favourite attractions may be offering limited activities and/or restricting guest numbers. We strongly encourage to you book well ahead to avoid disappointment. 

What’s on in Bendigo!

In Bendigo, we love our arts, festivals, celebrations, expos, markets, and parties, along with our regional food and wine events, sport, and cultural celebrations. Bendigo’s action-packed events calendar each year is a mix of tradition, sporting events, food and wine, car rallies, and a great sense of fun for all. Book your next stay at the Julie-Anna and explore Bendigo and all it has to offer.

On now and coming soon …

• August 2022

Enlighten – Hungry Ghost festivities in the Peace Park – 13 August

Bendigo on the Hop – 27 August

 

• September 2022

White Night – 3 September

BLOOM – Bendigo’s Tulip Display – Mid September to Mid October

Calisthenics Victorian State Championships – 21-25 September

Australian Volleyball Championships – 24 September – 2 October

 

• October 2022

BLOOM – Bendigo’s Tulip Display – Mid September to Mid October

Heathcote Wine & Food Festival – 1-2 October

BMX World Racing Championships – 7-9 October

Zinda Festival – 8 October

Spring Wine Fiesta – 15 October

Beach Party Race Day – 15 October

Rugby 7’s – 15-16 October

ADS Dance Sport Classic – 22 October

Open House Bendigo – 22-23 October

Bendigo Cup – 26 October

 

We acknowledge the Dja Dja Wurrung and Taugurung Peoples as the traditional custodians of the lands across Bendigo and surrounding regions, as well as other Traditional Owner groups who are not yet formally recognised. We acknowledge and pay respect to their Elders’ past present and emerging.

Images courtesy of Bendigo Tourism.