‘Walks into History’ 2022

First Sunday of the month at 10.00 a.m.   

Cost: Non members $10.00,  Members $5.00 (unless otherwise specified)

Events remain subject to COVID 19 restrictions.

Walks into History

September 4th

“Stories of Bendigo’s Chinese Precinct” With Leigh McKinnon. Meet at the Lotus Flower Chinese Precinct.

October 2nd 

“A meander through the White Hills Cemetery”. With Carol Holsworth. Meet at the main entrance.

November 6th 

“Balak Kalik Manya – Walking Together”. A short stroll through Dja Dja Wurrung’s history of Bendigo.

Meet at TAFE courtyard.

December 4th

“A Cricketer’s tour of the QEO and caretaker’s house museum.” with Dennis Johanson and Stan Cue

(former curator). Meet at the View Street entrance of the QEO.

RHSV History Month  October 2022

Wednesday October 5th at 10.00 a.m.
Seniors Week “A Stroll in Rosalind Park”
With Jim Evans. Meet at the Bendigo Visitors Centre, Pall Mall.

Cost $10 ( $5 members)

Saturday October 8th
160th  Anniversary of Bendigo Railways.
Join in the festivities including our historical display at the Bendigo Railway station. Full details to be confirmed.

Sunday October 16th at 2.00 p.m.

“Almost lost wineries of Strathfieldsaye”.

By popular demand we are again running this bus tour to discover the stories of the historic wine areas in the region and places of interest along the way.
Cost $20 ( Members $15)

Booking details in September Marunari
The bus generously provided by a Strathfieldsaye Community Enterprise Grant.

Thursday October 20th at Star cinema at 7.00 p.m.
Film Fundraiser (Film to be announced.)
An important fundraising event to support our Society. Cost $25.


Sunday October 23rd at 10.00am
With Peter Cox ( National Trust)

“A New Perspective from the Bendigo Creek”

A walk from Golden Square Fire Station to Lake Weeroona along the cobblestones of the Bendigo Creek with commentary on various sites.
Walking shoes required for 1-2 hour walk. Cost $TBA.


Sunday October 30th at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.
“The wonders of mining at Victoria Hill “ led by Billy Allen with extensive knowledge of geology and mining history.. Meet at Victoria Hill (opposite the Goldmines Hotel).
Cost $10 ( $5 members).

Shamrock Hotel Tours

Subject to Covid 19 Restrictions

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