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Bendigo /ˈbɛndɪɡoʊ/ is a city in Victoria, Australia, located near the geographical centre of . The mean minimum temperature in January is °C ( °F) and the maximum °C ( °F), although temperatures above 35 . The city hosts the Bendigo National Swap Meet for car parts every year in early November. Big4 Bendigo Ascot Holiday Park. 4 out of 5 Reviewed on 12 Sep Big4 Bendigo Ascot .. "A pleasant hotel, close to the Bendigo Swap meet. Good for a . please submit swap meet listings to [email protected] Third Sunday | 18 January | 17 January | 15 January Hahndorf Swap Meet SA Classic Club Bendigo Contact | [email protected]
The most common responses for religion were No Religion The main street is the Midland Highway, the section running through the CBD is also known as "Pall Mall" while the main shopping area is centred around Hargreaves Mall. Bendigo has several suburbs some of which such as Eaglehawk were once independent satellite townships and many which extend into the surrounding bushland.
Architectural heritage[ edit ] Shamrock Hotel dates back toand was rebuilt in As a legacy of the gold boom Bendigo has many ornate buildings built in a late Victorian colonial style. The architect Vahland encouraged European artisans to emigrate to the Sandhurst goldfields and so create a "Vienna of the south".
The main building was completed between and and the spire between and Fortuna Villa is a large surviving Victorian mansion, built for Christopher Ballerstedt and later owned by George Lansell.
Many other examples of Bendigo's classical architecture rank amongst the finest classical commercial buildings in Australia and include the Colonial Bank building and the former Masonic Hall —74 which is now a performing arts centre.
Bendigo's Joss housea historic temple, was built in the s by Chinese miners and is the only surviving building of its kind in regional Victoria which continues to be used as a place of worship. The Queen Elizabeth Oval still retains its ornate grandstand. Parks and gardens[ edit ] Rosalind Park featuring statuary and flanked by ornate Second Empire-style buildings The central city is skirted by Rosalind Parka Victorian-style garden featuring statuary and a large blue stone viaduct.
The main entrance corner of the park is on the intersection known as Charing Cross, formerly the intersection of two main tram lines now only one. It features a large statue of Queen Victoria. The Charing Cross road junction features the large ornate Alexandra Fountain and is built on top of a wide bridge which spans the viaduct. The park elevates toward Camp Hillwhich features a historic school and former mine poppet head. Further from the city is Lake Weeroonaa large ornamental lake adjacent to the Bendigo Botanical Gardens, which opened in The gardens are home to many native species of animal including brushtailed and ring-tailed possums, ducks, coots, purple swamphens, microbats small insect eating bats the grey-headed flying fox, several species of lizard, owls and the tawny frogmouth.
Culture and events[ edit ] Capital Theatre Bendigo is home to Sun Loongthe world's longest imperial dragona symbol of the city's Chinese heritage and a major drawcard of Bendigo's Easter Festival procession.
For the remainder of the year, it is on display in the Golden Dragon Museum. The Bendigo Art Gallery is one of Australia's oldest and largest regional art galleries. In Marchit hosted a royal visit from Princess Charlene of Monaco at the opening of an exhibition about Grace Kelly.
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It also hosts the annual Bendigo Writers Festival, founded inwhich runs across the second weekend in August each year. The Ulumbarra Theatre  was opened on April 16, The renovated theatre retains some original architectural features of the gaol. It also acts as a ceremonial and teaching space for local secondary schools and universities. It is regarded[ by whom? The city hosts the Victorian event of the annual Groovin' the Moo music festival. It is held at the Bendigo Showgrounds and is usually held in late April or early May.
The festival regularly sells out and brings many big Australian and international acts to the city.
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It also attracts thousands of people from around Victoria to the city for the weekend. With over 80 artists from all over Australia, the not-for-profit festival is hosted in many of the venues around Bendigo, and is headlined by a large family-friendly free concert held in Rosalind Park.Ballarat Swap meet, 2018 , Cars for sale,
The Bendigo Easter Festival is held each year and attracts tens of thousands of tourists to the city over the Easter long weekend. Attractions include parades, exhibitions and a street carnival.
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The Festival of Light is a multicultural celebration of peace and harmony inspired by the Buddha's birthday held in May each year since at the Great Stupa. The festival's program includes dancing and musical acts followed by a fireworks display at night. Media[ edit ] Bendigo is served by two newspapers: There are also eight locally based radio stations; Prime Television maintains a sales office in Bendigo.
On 5 Mayanalogue television transmissions ceased in most areas of regional Victoria and some border regions including Bendigo and surrounding areas.
The market will be starting on Sunday the 18th November in the undercover carpark at the rear of the Broadmeadows Leisure centre. There are limited undercover stalls as well as outdoor stalls available. Fee covers Public Liability Insuarance and hire of the car park. Limited power is available and must be pre arranged prior to market day.
Sites are pre-allocated so bookings are essential.
However there will be some temporary sites available on the day. Call our Office on or use the booking link above. If you wish to be a trader please be advised of the following conditions: Technology Markets, Computer market, computer swap meet, Tech Fair, or by any other name you wish to call them have the following rules you need to be aware of as a trader.
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To be eligible for a site you must pre-pay your booking. All bookings must be received by 12pm Friday prior to the computer market. Any bookings received after this time may not be fulfilled. Any cancellations must be made 24hours prior to the computer market in order to receive a credit. We reserve the right to accept or decline any booking. Any bookings not pre-paid may not be eligible for a site.
The also agree to indemnify the hall or facilities owners or stakeholders from any claims or losses arising from the Traders activities.
All traders must comply with the applicable laws relating to their industry and must abide by all state and federal laws in relation to the sale of goods and services. In particular they understand that piracy and circumvention is illegal. All traders must comply with the Copyright Act of They by the Act are not permitted to sell or offer for sale pirate or grey market copies. They should also comply with the classifications Actwhich states that all films, games or publications must have an Australian Classification unless otherwise exempt by the definition of the Act.
Any trader in breach of any law or Act of parliament could face arrest and prosecution by relevant authorities. Any trader found convicted of any crime arising from the market will be banned forthwith.
Please note set up time for traders is strictly between 7. Any trader entering before this time does so at the their own risk. We accept no responsibility for loss or damage to goods, products or equipment brought into the venue outside of these times.