Good Morning Bendigo - happy Tuesday!
Check out Brandon de Wys' video he posted on Instagram and Twitter of the sunrise over Bendigo this morning!
The Bureau of Meteorology has forecast a top of 15 degrees for Bendigo today, with wind and a shower or two predicted. In other words, RUG UP!
COMMONWEALTH GAMES #GLASGOW
Australia are leading the medals tally after day five of the Commonwealth Games, with 26 gold, 21 silver and 21 bronze.
NEWS: Australia's Jake Stein false starts twice in decathlon 100m (The Age)
NEWS: Zoe Buckman loses appeal after finishing sixth in 1500m heats (The Age)
TODAY IN HISTORY
1948 – Olympic Games: The Games of the XIV Olympiad – After a hiatus of 12 years caused by World War II, the first Summer Olympics to be held since the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, open in London
1965 – Vietnam War: The first 4,000 101st Airborne Division paratroopers arrive in Vietnam, landing at Cam Ranh Bay
1981 – A worldwide television audience of over 700 million people watch the wedding of Charles, Prince of Wales, and Lady Diana Spencer at St Paul's Cathedral in London
2005 – Astronomers announce their discovery of the dwarf planet Eris
1917 – Rochus Misch, German SS officer (d. 2013)
1949 – Jamil Mahuad, Ecuadorian lawyer and politician, 51st President of Ecuador
1981 – Fernando Alonso, Spanish race car driver
DID YOU KNOW?
Before Elvis Presley became famous he worked as a truck driver and earned $1.25 an hour.
JOKE OF THE DAY
There's a fine line between fishing and standing on the shore looking like an idiot.
Have a great day!