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Bendigo is well worth a weekend away
Bendigo is 150 kilometres north-west of Melbourne. Greater Bendigo National Park surrounds the town, and Bendigo is a great location for sightseeing, relaxing, and festivals. Many events and activities over winter are free.
View over Bendigo
Festival of Lamb
Festival of Lamb has some free events, and runs from the 15th to the 21st of July. Events generally include a sheep show, fundraising activities, restaurant specials, and live entertainment. Enquiries: 04 0862 6780, firstname.lastname@example.org
Heathcote on Show 2013
The Heathcote Show will be held from the 8th to the 10th of June, at Heathcote, which is 30 minutes drive south-east from Bendigo. The festival will include wine tastings, music, gourmet food, and community activities at over 30 locations across the Heathcote Region. A program of all events with detailed information is here.
Bendigo Writers' Festival
Bendigo Writers' Festival is from the 9th to the 11th of August 2013, and is a chance to celebrate a diverse range of literature. Many events in the festival are free. Further details released on the festival website soon.