Experience some of Bendigo’s beautiful green spaces, fascinating heritage, best kept secrets and world-class attractions via our cycling and walking trails. Suitable for all ages and abilities, you can cover this 6.6km section of the Spring Gully Trail in roughly 25 minutes on a bicycle or 1.5 hours on foot (one-way), but with all there is to see you could spend a whole day exploring!
Day : Tramways to Cafés
Follow the Spring Gully Trail from Bendigo’s iconic Tramways Depot past murals by local artists, heritage landmarks and local dog-friendly foodie spots.
Stop : Bendigo Tramways1 Tramways Avenue, Bendigo VIC 3550
Bendigo Tramways is world renowned for restoring heritage trams. From trams that have been used for housing and have carried royalty, to trams that have survived two world wars, you will discover the colourful history of our iconic fleet. You will also see first-hand the craftsmanship and techniques that are involved in restoring each tram to its former glory and find out more about the unique characters of the Tramways...Read more
Stop : Percy and Percy110 Hargreaves Street, Bendigo VIC 3550
Percy and Percy is a Bendigo local that wears its history on its sleeve. Now a thriving cafe, the building enjoys a colourful past and has a few stories to tell. When owners, Elisha and Dan, purchased the site in 2012, it had been an office block for 30 years. Whilst waiting for permits, the couple’s research revealed that the site had been a grocery store in the 1920s owned by Percy Watts. It then morphed into a milk bar under the direction of Percy Forbes, serving locals until the mid 1980s...Read more
Stop : Quarry Hill Café & Larder19 Carpenter Street, Quarry Hill VIC 3550
A short stroll from Bendigo's heart, Quarry Hill Café & Larder is a favourite local breakfast, brunch and lunch spot. With old-fashioned personal service and fresh, made-to-order modern Australian cuisine, Quarry Hill Café & Larder is perfect for a delicious meal with friends or family. Located in a quiet residential area with easy free parking, Quarry Hill Café has tables inside, on our back deck, and in our shady courtyard...Read more
Stop : Bendigo Public Cemetery70 Carpenter Street, Bendigo VIC 3550
Bendigo Public Cemetery features fascinating landmarks, stories of the gold rush, a beautiful chapel and a Burke and Wills monument...Read more
Stop : Spring Gully General Store134 Spring Gully Road, Spring Gully VIC 3550
Just minutes from the centre of town, Spring Gully General Store is a contemporary café that serves exceptional coffee and fresh seasonal food...Read more