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BENDIGO HISTORICAL SOCIETY INC.

PRESERVING HISTORY FOR THE FUTURE

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Events

Trivia Night Wednesday November 13

Bendigo Historical Society Inc. Invites you to a TRIVIA NIGHT on Wednesday November 13 from 7.00 pm – 10.00 pm
South Bendigo Bowls Club Palmerston St Bendigo

BYO Nibbles. Light Supper. Tea and coffee provided. Drinks available at Bar Prices 

$20.00 per person Maximum tables of 8 Organize a table of 8 or join others to make up a table on the night 

Gold theme. Prize for best example. 

Bookings at https://www.trybooking.com/BFQJV

OR Phone 5442 1005 on Tuesdays or Thursdays 8.00 am – 3.00 pm 

Bookings required by Wednesday November 6th 

All funds raised to go towards digitization projects and archive materials for the BHS Collection

History Walks 2019   First Sunday of the Month at 10.00 a.m.     Cost $5.00 pp.

Sunday November 3

Hunter House and surrounds Meet at the former Grimsby Mill, 35 Wills Street, Bendigo. 10.00 a.m. Adults $5.00.

Sunday December 1

Beehive/Allan’s Walk/Former Stock Exchange Tour guides Ian and Fran Cartwright. Meet at Pall Mall entrance near Victoria Lane, Bendigo.10.00 a.m. Adults $5.00.

 

History Week 13 – 20 October 2019

Sunday 13 October 10.00 a.m. 

“There’s more to know than Panton Street”.  

Talk by Terry Davidson about Joseph Anderson PANTON – Warden, Magistrate and Commissioner on the goldfields in the early days of Bendigo.

Baxter Room, Shamrock Hotel, Corner of Pall Mall & Williamson St Bendigo. $5.00.

Monday 14 October 2.00 p.m.

“Studying Local History in a Global Perspective”. 

Talk by Emma Robertson – Senior Lecturer in History at La Trobe University, Bendigo.

Bendigo Goldfields Library, 251-259 Hargreaves Street, Bendigo. $5.00.

Saturday 19 October 3.00 p.m.

“Goldfields Artists at Bendigo Art Gallery”. 

Talk by Heather McNeil – Head guide at the Bendigo Art Gallery.

Bendigo Art Gallery, 42 View Street, Bendigo. Free.

Sunday 20 October 11.00 a.m.

“Walks and Talks Around Hustler’s Reef Reserve”. 

Join tour guide Aldo Penbrook on the site of the Bendigo Goldfield’s most serious mining disaster when seven miners died in an underground explosion in the famous Great Extended Hustlers Mine, 2nd May 1914.

Meet at the top of the Niemann Street, Bendigo beside the Hustler’s Reef Reserve near the Boundary Hotel. $5.00. 

Every day of History Week

Tours of the Bendigo Art Gallery and Collection at 11.00 a.m. and 2.00 p.m. 

Bendigo Art Gallery, 42 View Street, Bendigo. Free.

 

 

 

Shamrock Hotel Tours

When: Sundays at 2.00 pm
Cost: $15.00 (Includes afternoon tea)
Bookings: Bookings required at the Hotel Shamrock
Phone: 5443 0333