Put the dates in your diaries for Open House Bendigo this year. Hosted by Open House Melbourne, this event will take place over the weekend of 26 and 27 October 2019 from 10am to 4pm. Get your top tips HERE as to how to approach this event.
The program is now LIVE with 17 buildings on the list with complete open access; just turn up to enter, and others that are ticketed/incurs a cost, requiring pre-booking.
Pre-bookings open on Monday 14 October 2019 and are due to their limited capacity. Head HERE to pre-book.
Open House Melbourne is an independent organisation that fosters public appreciation for architecture and it encourages said public to engage in conversations about the future of our cities. Bendigo boasts 27 buildings, walking tours, film screenings and talks. This year's program extends beyond Central Bendigo to include Eaglehawk and a satellite program in Castlemaine. Bring friends, bring family and celebrate and enjoy good design in regional Victoria.
The open-access model allows you to experience Bendigo through a design lens, from outstanding private homes including Kooroork House II by e architecture, significant heritage redevelopments including Beehive Building. Y2Architecture and Oculus Studios will be running architectural tours that include the Ulumbarra Theatre and more.
Only 90 mins by train to Bendigo, you could incorporate a mini-break and stay there for the weekend. Explore Bendigo has competitive accommodation rates throughout the City of Greater Bendigo. See the website for all details including film events