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Bendigo Visitor Centre

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Historic Post Office

Very friendly & helpful staff. Enjoyed the exhibition on the introduction of decimal currency in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ruth H
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Sydney, Australia
Fabulous service

I was fortunate enough to be attended to by Bendigo’s ambassador. He was enthusiastic, informative... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
177Maryann
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Sydney, Australia
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The Bendigo Visitor Centre is the best place to start your Bendigo experience. It is a one-stop shop for accommodation bookings, event information and bookings, things to do information, historical details and for finding the perfect Bendigo memento.
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51-67 Pall Mall, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went in and asked what was a must to see in Bendigo. Recommended the Chinese Museum and Night Market but never told us about the Full Moon Festival which was also on the same evening. C'mon ladies. get it together. We tourists rely on your...More

Thank Jacinoz
BendigoVisitorCentre, Manager at Bendigo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jacinoz, the Autumn Harvest Moon Festival was at the Golden Dragon Museum and our volunteers recommended that you go there, however we apologize that you didn't receive all the details that you needed to not miss the evening's events. Thank you for your feedback

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly & helpful staff. Enjoyed the exhibition on the introduction of decimal currency in Australia

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BendigoVisitorCentre, Manager at Bendigo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Ruth, thanks for your review. I love passing on feedback to our staff and volunteers who do such a wonderful job 364 days per year. see you next time your are in Bendigo, Kate, acting manager Bendigo Visitor Centre

Reviewed 7 September 2018

I was fortunate enough to be attended to by Bendigo’s ambassador. He was enthusiastic, informative and helpful. The display of needlework was a surprise and a delightMore

Thank 177Maryann
BendigoVisitorCentre, Manager at Bendigo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Hi 177Maryann, Thanks for your feedback, our volunteers do a wonderful job!. The Follow the Thread exhibition in the Living Arts Space has been very popular and I'm glad you enjoyed it. We look forward to seeing your at the Bendigo Visitor Centre again next...More

Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We always try to commence our visits with a visit to the tourist information centre. The Bendigo centre is housed in a lovely old Post Office building in the centre of town and on our visit had a historical banking exhibit to view. Staff super...More

Thank Nmsj1957
BendigoVisitorCentre, Manager at Bendigo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Hi Nmsj1957, I do the same! Visitor Centres are a great place to start a visit, to meet a local and to receive a warm welcome. I'll be sure to pass on your feedback to our "super helpful and friendly" staff and volunteers. Thanks, Kate...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Had a great morning. Our tour host, volunteer Kay, was amazing. Her knowledge with little tidbits of local information aside from the businesses involved in the tour was very helpful for we tourists. A great variety of business were visited. All were very welcoming. Highly...More

Thank Tracey S
BendigoVisitorCentre, Manager at Bendigo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Hi Tracey, Thanks so much for your feedback on the Food Fossicking Tour. Kay is one of our passionate volunteers and will be very happy to hear that you enjoyed her tour. Looking forward to seeing you next time you visit Bendigo. kind regards Kate,...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018

We found the centre very useful. Staff were enthusiastic and helpful. There is also a quite well stocked shop and a gallery with interesting exhibits.More

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BendigoVisitorCentre, Manager at Bendigo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hi _jandjnielsen1, I'm so glad you enjoyed your visit to the Bendigo Visitor Centre. I hope you found a memento to take home from Uniquely Bendigo - I love shopping on holidays too! I look forward to seeing you again on your next visit. thanks...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018

The staff were friendly and informative. All my questions were answered and i picked up some good brochures, maps, and souvenirs. The old post office gallery is accessible from here.More

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BendigoVisitorCentre, Manager at Bendigo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Hello platypus150! I'm glad you popped in and found our staff and volunteers were able to answer all of your questions - we get some very interesting questions. It is great that you had a chance for some retail therapy, I hope you picked up...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018

Bendigo's information books are excellent, full of inspiration and good clear maps. Have a look at the visitor centre for lots of information and a lovely little art gallery and excellent museum.More

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BendigoVisitorCentre, Manager at Bendigo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hello MrsSmiffy! I'm glad you popped in and liked our Living Arts Space and the Post Office Gallery - they are definitely worth a stop and a great place to explore on these cool winter days. While the sun was shining I hope you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018

A lovely lady helped us plan our trip around Bendigo and we also learn't a bit more about Morse code and communication between towns in the early years.More

Thank marioDgall
BendigoVisitorCentre, Manager at Bendigo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thanks Mario - great to hear that you learnt about our Morse Code experience! Did you know this was the first REAL spy code? To check out our volunteer telegraphists in action, pop in on Sunday's around 11am, their ability to translate a Beep and...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Played tourist in our own town today look for information on an upcoming Writers Festival and I was blown away to discover the extensive information on Bendigo available and museum like set up showcasing history and modern works alike. Worthwhile checking out as a local...More

Thank Bec C
BendigoVisitorCentre, Manager at Bendigo Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Well hello local Bec! Fantastic to hear that you have discovered us, the secret is getting out... I would have to agree that this is the BEST PLACE to get the latest goss on WHAT's ON across the city. Not to mention the amazing locally...More

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meg_and_brian
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Response from BendigoVisitorCentre | Property representative |
Hi Meg and Heather, I'm glad you loved the Food Fossicking Tour. While it doesn't have it's own page as yet, we would appreciate it if you would please put your reviews on the Bendigo Visitor Centre Tripadvisor page to let... More
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