With the upcoming long weekend just a few weeks away, it’s always a great opportunity to explore new places, attend an event or simply spend time with your family and friends. There is plenty happening across the region, and we’ve rounded up some activities you may enjoy:
Single-day passes also available.
It’s always a vibrant atmosphere up at the Tom Floods Sports Centre when the Madison arrives! Held every year over the March long weekend, the Bendigo International Madison has become popular for its exciting changes, sometimes spectacular crashes, and attracting world-class athletes. For more details, view the Bendigo International Madison website.
A highlight in many calendars, there is something for everyone at the 2019 Begonia Festival with children’s activities, gardening tips and displays, live comedy, craft and garden markets, food and beverage outlets, floral demonstrations and displays, and much more.
There is also accessible toliets at every toliet location, plus a Marveloo (adult change and toilet facility) at the North Gardens toliet block. For more details, view the
If you feel like letting your hair down, The ChillOut Festival will not disappoint with plenty of live performances, a parade, art, carnival day, and more. This festival is the
Saturday, March 9
10am – 4pm
Whether or not apples are your go-to fruit, the Harcourt Applefest is a great day out for everyone!
Explore the market, kids carnival, baking competition, art show, ferret races, apple pie, regional wines, craft beer and cider plus lots of live entertainment.
5. Minelab Wedderburn Detector Jamboree