Bendigo is a vibrant contemporary regional centre, boasting beautiful streets created from one of the world’s greatest gold rushes.
Located between Melbourne and Bendigo, this welcoming community values creativity, innovation, the land and local produce.
Maryborough is a testament to a rich past shows in the region’s grand buildings gold rush era, historic cottages, and gracious homes. Today’s visitors come for many reasons: from superb display of nature, to researching family history, visiting nearby wineries or exploring markets, galleries and museums.
Spend the day in the genuine little country towns of the Loddon Valley. Travel along meandering roads for spectacular views on granite strewn hilltops, ancient forests, wide flowing rivers and vast wetlands.
One of Australia's oldest and largest regional galleries presenting innovative exhibitions alongside a dynamic and varied suite of public programs and events. Our collection is extensive, with an emphasis on 19th century European art and Australian art from the 1800's, alongside a strong collection of contemporary Australian art.
Bendigo Venues and Events nurtures, develops, presents and celebrates performing arts and culture for Bendigo and central Victorian communities.
We manage and maintain some of the city’s most important and historic venues including: The Capital Theatre, Bendigo Bank Theatre, The Engine Room Drama and Dance Studio, Dudley House exhibition space, Ulumbarra Theatre, Strategem Studio and Bendigo Town Hall.