MORE than 60 people from around the country will descend on Bendigo for a unique reunion.
The Bendigo YMCA Vikings and Friends of the YMCA Dance from the 1950s, 60s and 70s are hosting their annual reunion on Saturday.
Organiser John Conolan said the reunion was a great chance to catch up with people he hadn’t seen in years.
He said people from as far as Queensland would be coming to the reunion.
“There would be a dance every Saturday night in Bendigo and sometimes there would be a midweek dance,” Mr Conolan said.
“It was all about raising money for the YMCA."
Mr Conolan said the dances used to be held at the old YMCA building on Mundy Street.
"It is now a coffee shop," he said.
"It brings back great memories of our youth."
The event will be held at the McIvor Hotel with the event starting at 2pm. A dinner to be held at 6.30pm.
Dinner bookings are essential as places are limited. Bookings can be made by contacting John Conolan 0403 651 092 or Brian Conolan on 0400 151 877.