2021 National Trust AUSTRALIAN HERITAGE FESTIVAL April 18—May 2.
‘Our Heritage for the Future’.
Contact Pip Johanson for further Information 0472 975 068
Sunday 18th April – 11am
“Monumental Bendigo” Walk
To celebrate International Day for Monuments and Sites.
Meet at the RSL Gardens, Pall Mall, $5 p/p with Pip Johanson and Heather McNeil
Sunday 2nd May – 3pm
“The Almost Lost Wineries of Strathfieldsaye” Bus Tour
Discover the stories of the historic wine areas in the region and places of interest along the way.
Bus provided by Strathfieldsaye Community Enterprise Grant.
Bookings essential, $15 pp. Phone 0472 975 068 or 0409 957 691
‘Walks into History’ 2021
First Sunday of the month (except Easter) at 10.00 a.m.
Cost: $5 (unless otherwise specified)
“The Golden Heart – Highlights of our CBD History” with Jim Evans. Meet at Visitors Information Centre
“Kings Bridge and its surroundings a taste of Irishtown” with James Lerk. Meet at Gasworks retort house, Weeroona Avenue, Bendigo. Note: Unsteady terrain.
“Passport to the Borough” with Aylene Kirkwood. Meet at the Old Court House, Sailors Gully Road, Eaglehawk.
“Mining at Victoria Hill” with Billy Allen. Meet at Victoria Hill (opposite the Goldmines Hotel)
“Bendigo’s German Community” with Dennis Johanson. Meet at Vahland Drinking Fountain (Pall Mall)
“Rough and Cut Diamonds of Diamond Hill” with James Lerk. Meet at MacDougall Road, Golden Square (over Hattam Street near Keatings and Kings) Note: 3-4 hours with unsteady terrain. Cost: $10. Booking essential. Call: 0472 975 068
“Forest Street Uniting Church” with Judith McCarthy. Meet at entrance. Commences at 2.00 p.m.
“Stories of Bendigo’s Chinese Precinct” with Leigh McKinnon. Meet at the Lotus Flower – Chinese Precinct.
“Legal Bendigo” with Pip and Dennis Johanson. Meet at Bendigo Supreme Court.
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