Mandy - IGA
CAR HITS SHOP - VIDEO
Bendigo Weekly
A 73 year old woman reversed her car into a car rental shop on High Street at 12.20pm today. Bendigo Highway Patrol Leading Senior Constable Niall King said the driver accidentally put her car in reverse when she was trying to leave the complex. “If this had happened a couple of feet ov..
07-Aug-2014
No
1
Yes
LANGDON FIRM FAVOURITE
Bendigo Weekly
Bendigo Health chairman Michael Landgon is firming as favourite to take over from Jack Lyons as the Liberal Party candidate for Bendigo West. Mr Lyons resigned after a series of rude and offensive comments posted on his personal facebook page were published. There is speculation a replac..
06-Aug-2014
UPDATE
No
1
No
Marking 100 years of war - video
Steve Kendall
Bendigo stepped back in time today when the city marked the centenary of the start of World War I It was the first of a series of ANZAC commemorative events planned over the next four years. Edwardian-dressed actors joined Greater Bendigo Councillors at the Bendigo Town Hall to re-enact..
06-Aug-2014
No
0
Yes
BENDIGO A HOT TOPIC
Bendigo Weekly
The Jack Lyons uproar dominated Victorian Parliament yesterday. Deputy Opposition Leader James Merlino this morning attacked government Members of Parliament for their public comments, in light of Mr Lyons' facebook posts. He said he expected the MPs, including Premier Denis Napthine, to..
06-Aug-2014
PARLIAMENT DEBATES
No
3
No
La Trobe and TAFE join forces
Bendigo Weekly
La Trobe University and Bendigo TAFE have joined forces to smoothly transition students’ from TAFE to university. The education partners signed a new agreement to give students who completed diplomas a university place. Students will be given support to help them transition into univers..
05-Aug-2014
No
0
No
Bushfire memorial reopened
Bendigo Weekly
Stage two works on the Bendigo Bushfire Memorial site in Albert Richardson Reserve Redevelopment are complete. The Victorian Bushfire Appeal Fund gave $420,000 towards the redevelopment after Bendigo was hit in the 2009 Black Saturday fires. Two separate fires ripped through Bendigo, taking ..
05-Aug-2014
No
0
No
Current Issue
Property Guide

It’s spudtacular
WHEN the Cosmopolitan Hotel in Trentham was badly damaged by fire six years ago, it was more than the local drinking hole that took the hit. “The whole town died off,” shop-owner Jacinta Carboon says. “It became a sleepy hollow.” Spud to the rescue. A couple of locals dec..
29-Apr-2011
3.04
No
0
Inside Job
INSIDE Job is perhaps the most important film to come out of the US for quite some time and should be on a ‘must see’ list of films. It is an excruciatingly brutal expose of the machinations of those who engineered and profited from the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) in the United S..
28-Apr-2011
4.03
No
0
CD review: Light After Dark
Artist: Clare Maguire Title: Light After Dark Review by Steve Kendall I FIND it worrying when I am told about the next great voice. Funnily enough I like to decide for myself. Clare Maguire’s press has given her such an accolade. With Irish roots and now living in England, Clare ..
28-Apr-2011
3.59
No
0
Paul Kelly
Paul Kelly, Rod Laver Arena, Wednesday, April 20 Paul Kelly is at his best in a minimalist environment. Completely dwarfed by the looming Rod Laver Arena stands, and pressed in by the huge amount of people sitting impatiently in them, the stage and its two spotlights were made increasin..
28-Apr-2011
2:45pm
No
0
He is Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan and his Band, Rod Laver Arena, Wednesday, April 20. In the lead up to this event, my friends and I took great joy in partaking constantly in our new favourite game. It was simple, and consisted only of one person yelling out rather obnoxiously to another in crowded areas; "Hey..
28-Apr-2011
2:42pm
No
0
Adele 21
Artist: Adele Title: 21 English singer song writer and Grammy award winner Adele is back for another slice of cool contemporary adult tunes. We all thought she was a grown up when she released 19 two years ago but look at her now with the release of 21 offering a mix of musical styles p..
21-Apr-2011
4.2
No
0
Another basketball coup for Bendigo
Bendigo Weekly
Bendigo will host another major junior basketball tournament. Greater Bendigo council this morning announced the city would host the under 12s to under 18s Basketball Victoria Country Club Championships for the next two years. The tournament will be take place at Bendigo Stadium on Octob..
09-Jan-2013
No
0
Yes
Heat is on in Tour
Joel Peterson
After a long, hot day in the saddle, 21 year old Aaron Donnelly took all before him on stage one of the 2013 Jayco Herald Sun Tour. The Huon Salmon-Genesys Wealth Advisers rider won a three-man sprint to the finish line on the Tom Flood Sports Centre velodrome, beating out Calvin Watson and Jo..
04-Jan-2013
No
0
Yes
Tour stage of honour
Joel Peterson
A star-studded peloton of 108 will ride the streets of Bendigo today, as the city plays host to the finish of the 2013 Jayco Herald Sun Tour’s first stage. Among the field are previous winners of the race, two-time champion Simon Gerrans and defending winner Nathan Haas, recent Tour of..
04-Jan-2013
No
0
Yes
Baseballers pitch in
Joel Peterson
Three of Bendigo’s best young baseballers have been selected to travel to the nation’s capital to represent Victoria at the upcoming under-14 national baseball championships next week. Running from January 11 to 20, the titles bring together the best under-14 baseballers from ar..
03-Jan-2013
No
0
Yes
Spirit back for Boomers
Joel Peterson
After recharging their batteries over Christmas, the ladder-leading Bendigo Spirit return to the Bendigo Stadium tomorrow night to take on the Bulleen Boomers. After a 13-2 record saw them take top spot heading into their eight-day break, the Spirit came back to training last Saturday. ..
03-Jan-2013
No
0
No
Gold in first draw
Joel Peterson
The Bendigo Gold is continuing to build momentum heading into their standalone Victorian Football League debut season, with the club signing some key players in the past week and receiving their draw for the 2013 season. Along with ex-Gold Coast Suns forward Alik Magin, the Gold has also si..
21-Dec-2012
No
0
No
Property Guide