Shepparton Motor Museum

Shepparton Motor Museum

The Shepparton Motor Museum and Collectibles is an automotive enthusiast’s delight with a large collection of vehicles, including classics, muscle cars, and classic muscle cars. The motor vehicle collection starts with early examples, such as the 1912 Mors Roadster, a manufacturer that started building cars in 1896. It was absorbed into the more recognisable brand, … Read more

Bendigo Pottery

Bendigo Pottery is Australia's oldest working pottery, established in 1858

Bendigo Pottery is Australia’s oldest working pottery, established in 1858, it has making ceramics for over 160 years. Bendigo Pottery is a few things in one place, centralised around the pottery. The Bendigo Pottery Interpretive Museum is built around the old kilns with displays of the equipment used since 1858 and a collection of early … Read more

Bendigo Visitor Information Centre

Bendigo Visitor Information Centre in Victoria Goldfields

The Bendigo Visitor Information Centre is in the historic Post Office, one of Bendigo’s most beautiful historic buildings. The building was opened in 1887 and is an example of Renaissance Revival style of architecture. Bendigo Visitor Centre can help with information on accommodation, shopping, dining, booking attractions and tours. They can provide visitor information, maps … Read more

Big Lotus Flower

Big Lotus Flower in the Chinese precinct of Bendigo

The Big Lotus Flower is a sculpture in the Chinese precinct of Dai Gum San in Bendigo. The Lotus represents Buddhism, along with the related sculptures of a chrysanthemum and garlic blossoms representing Confucianism and Taoism. The Big Lotus Flower has fibreglass petals half filled with concrete for strength. The flower bud in the centre … Read more

Talking Tram Tour

Man about to board a tram, at the Talking Tram Tour in Bendigo

The vintage Talking Tram Tour is part of the Bendigo Tramways attraction, based in Australia’s oldest operating tram depot dating back to 1903. The Tramway started in Bendigo in 1890 using battery powered trams that proved unsuited to the hilly streets of Bendigo. After a few months they were shut down and eventually replaced with … Read more

Major Mitchell 1836

Major Mitchell Monument

Major Mitchell cairn monument is one of many commemorative monuments to Major Mitchell scattered across the south-east region of Australia. The third expedition of Major Thomas Mitchell was undertaken in 1836, the first European person to visit the area now known as Wedderburn. The cairn is located about 5 kilometres south of Wedderburn on the … Read more