Bring your GPS, your walking shoes and your appetite to food-and-wine-loving Bendigo and be prepared to give them all a workout.
Day : Indulge with Local Produce and Wine
Stop : Brunch at one of the many wonderful cafesView St, Bendigo VIC 3550
Take your pick of the inner-city eateries. Find fine brunches at converted corner stores, freshly-made sourdough at a specialty bakery and cool cafes championing locally-roasted coffee.
Stop : Wine Tasting51 - 67 Pall Mall, Bendigo VIC 3550
Take a drive around Bendigo and discover a stellar selection of cellar doors. Meet the winemakers, soak up the vistas of vines and fall in love with big, bold Bendigo Shiraz.
Stop : Dinner at one of the award-winning restaurantsCorner of Pall Mall and Mitchell Street, Bendigo VIC 3550
Local produce shines at Bendigo’s best restaurants. Book a table in a heritage building to enjoy the city views and gorgeous food. Get social with share plates or enjoy an intimate evening out with fine dining to remember.
Day : Fossick for more food
Stop : Take the Longway Home via HeathcoteHigh Street, Heathcote VIC 3523
Take the back road home via one of Victoria’s premier wine growing regions. Heathcote’s award-winning vineyards welcome visitors to the cellar doors beyond the township. Or stop off in the main street to find famous winery names front and centre.