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City of Greater Bendigo

  • 41-43 Myers Street, PO Box 733
  • BENDIGO, VIC 3552
  • 03 5434 6247

City of Greater Bendigo

  • 41-43 Myers Street, PO Box 733
  • BENDIGO, VIC 3552
  • 03 5434 6247
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About Greater Bendigo

Greater Bendigo is one of Australia’s largest inland cities, supporting a local population of 112,000 and regional population of close to 240,000. Our location in the geographic centre of Victoria is two hours from Melbourne by road or train and a 90-minute drive from Melbourne Airport.

Bendigo has a fascinating history and was once one of the richest cities in the world after gold was discovered here in 1851. The impact of the gold rush is still evident today, particularly through our beautiful streetscapes and historic buildings.

Event assistance

Our Business Events Coordinator can provide expert assistance to event organisers. We can assist with:

  • Sourcing venues

    We can help with finding the right location for your event, large or small, to suit your needs. The City has a range of great quality venues it owns and operates including the Capital and Ulumbarra Theatres, Bendigo Town Hall and many high quality sporting facilities

  • Accommodation booking

    Our Visitor Services Team can help with sourcing and booking accommodation for your event participants.

  • Activities and attractions

    Our Visitor Services Team can create customised itineraries and activity packages for participants to enjoy, including some of Bendigo’s best known attractions.

  • Traffic management

    Our team can provide assistance with organising any required traffic management plans or road closures.

  • Permit requirements

    We can provide advice and assistance in obtaining all the required permits for you event, including environmental health permits, event permits, filming permits and risk and public liability requirements.

  • Promotional support

    We can provide advice and support when it comes to liaising with local media outlets, sourcing potential sponsorship and working closely with our Tourism Marketing Team who can assist with marketing.

  • Connections and advice

     We knows what events are happening where and when. We can connect you with local suppliers  who can ensure your event is a success and can provide quality advice about other considerations for your event.

 

 

Incentives

Support and assistance with: Sourcing venues, booking accommodation and registrations; Unique activites and attractions; delegate programs and rewards; Traffic and logistical management requirements; Marketing and promotional support; connection and local advice.