While some events are coming back within our region, there might still be cancellations and time changes due to COVID-19 and health restrictions.
It is always best to check with your local council about the rules for attending events in your area.
Click here to read about Bendigo's COVID-19 updates.
WOMEN'S MOUNTAIN BIKING SKILLS SESSION
Hosted by Trailhead Coaching and the Bendigo Mountain Bike Club, this event is an all women's beginner and intermediate skills session focusing on basic mountain biking.
The session will cover positioning and balance; and gears and brakes.
Trained instructor Jo will guide you through step-by-step and help build your confidence so you can enjoy a smoother ride when on varied terrain.
The session is perfect for complete beginners and intermediate riders. The maximum participants for this session will be six.
Please ensure you bring the following:
- MTB in good working order
- Australian Standards Approved Helmet
- Spares - tube, pump, etc
- Suitable ride attire - it could be quite cold or wet
- Water, snacks and any medications
For more information and to book, please click here.
When: Saturday, June 27, 9am to 11.30am. Please arrive at 8.45am for a 9am start.
Where: Spring Gully Trail Head Pavilion, Wattle Drive, Bendigo.
BABY - TODDLER SLEEP WORKSHOP
Sleep is the number one reported issue with children aged up to five years.
This workshop will help you learn about music therapy and how it can affect your child.
Find out about nightmares, separation anxiety and waking.
This workshop will run for two hours with an expert and other locals.
To book, see Baby Sleep on www.eventbrite.com.au
Further questions, phone 0400 695 799 or email email@example.com
Where: Central Victorian Obstetrics/Gynaecology Services, 11 Grattan Street, Bendigo.
When: Saturdays, June 27, July 25, August 22, 12.30pm to 2pm.
TOUGH GUY BOOK CLUB
Join in for the July meeting of the Tough Guy Book Club Bendigo chapter.
Come along in person and meet the members or get in touch with the chapter officers and join in via a video.
The novel for the month, that will also be discussed at the meeting is Cannery Row by John Steinbeck.
Click here for more information about the Tough Guy Book Club.
Where: Bridge Hotel Bendigo, 49 Bridge Street, Bendigo, Victoria 3550
When: Wednesday, 1 July 2020 from 19:00-22:00
Head along to Bendigo Pottery and create your own little masterpiece these school holidays.
Learn how to paint a plate, mug or bowl and fire it up for every day use.
Workshops run weekdays during the school holidays with sessions at 11am, 1pm and 2.30pm.
Bookings essential, phone 5448 4404.
Where: Bendigo Pottery, 146 Midland Highway, Epsom
When: Weekdays in school holidays, Monday, June 29 - Friday, July 10.
Join this street dance session with a trained dance teacher.
This event is suitable for 9 - 12 year olds.
Learn street dance moves and have fun practising skills.
Hosted via Zoom. Bookings required, meeting link will be emailed.
To book, click here.
Where: Online event - via Zoom.
When: Thursday, July 2, 11am to 11.40am.
Join writer Caitlyn McGregor to unlock your skills to become a writer.
Suitable for ages 8 to 12, this workshop will allow children to be inspired and taught the basics of writing fiction, journals and more.
This is an interactive workshop. Please have pens and paper ready.
Event will be hosted via Zoom. Bookings required, a meeting link will be emailed to you afterwards.
To book click here.
Where: Online event - via Zoom.
When: Tuesday, June 30, 11am to noon.
FINE ART STUDIO
Possum Gully Fine Art Studio has reopened after the COVID-19 break.
The gallery features garden art with all pieces individually designed and crafted; drawings and paintings - all by local artists.
Please book: 5461 1775 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Where: Possum Gully Fine Art Studio, 428 Possum Gully Road, Adelaide Lead.
When: Open weekends and public holidays by appointment.
'STUDIO' AND 'RECONNECTIONS'
Falkner Gallery has reopened with two new exhibitions, Studio - oil paintings by Juliana Hilton - and Reconnections - oil paintings by Trudi Harley.
The gallery also displays new works by many other artists. Note: There are a number of precautions in place and only 20 people in the building at one time.
For more, phone 5470 5858.
Where: Falkner Gallery, Templeton Street, Castlemaine
When: Thursdays to Saturdays, until August 1.
If you have an event you would like included in our What's On, please contact us on one of the below:
- Email us at: email@example.com
- Have a chat with us on: 5434 4470
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