How can you resist a vibrant and contemporary city boasting beautiful wide parkland streets, welcoming hospitality and gorgeous architecture created from one of the world’s greatest gold rushes?
Bendigo is conveniently located in the centre of Victoria with an easy 90 minute drive from Melbourne’s CBD (80 mins drive from the Tullamarine Airport or just under two hours on the shuttle bus service), hourly VLine rail services from Melbourne’s Southern Cross Stations and private charter air links. Qantas flies direct to Bendigo from Sydney.
Bendigo provides an attractive and diverse range of event venues – small boutique meeting rooms in galleries and hideaways, modern hotel facilities, glamorous theatres and jaw-dropping civic buildings as well as flexible contemporary spaces catering for up to 1000 delegates.
With the 5000 metre clear-span space at the Exhibition Centre, it’s easy to accommodate a variety of large exhibitions. Even the Elmore Events Centre can accommodate up to 12 000 campers so perfect for outdoor music or education events.
Whatever the type of event Bendigo is your premiere destination experience. Host to many international and national events we are here to support and make your planning so much easier for you. Just some of what we can do:
o Assess your event for possible sponsorship opportunities
o Provide a streamlined accommodation and event booking service for you
o Facilitate site inspections and familiarisation venue visits prior to your event
o Promote your event on the City of Greater Bendigo events website
o Assist with creating your pre and post touring, social, delegate rewards and incentives, team-building and partners programs.
o Provide promotional material, maps and welcome kits to delegates utilising our wonderful free Bendigo Visitor Centre accommodation booking service.
o o Recommend local audio visual, catering, entertainment, speakers, gifts, transportation and other conference services
o Assist with local media support for extra coverage of your event