Greater Bendigo Magazine May 2022

A publication produced for residents, ratepayers and businesses to raise awareness, provide information on services and activities and encourage involvement in planning for the future. 

Included in this issue: 


  • VIVA Bendigo
  • Elvis is in the building
  • Top citizens on a mission to help others
  • Bendigo PRIDE!
  • Gender equity - it’s up to all of us
  • New hours for Hargreaves Street Multi Storey Car Park


  • Introducing our 2022 Youth Mayor and Deputy Mayors
  • Hargreaves Mall is changing
  • Mandurang - a lifestyle change in the centre of Victoria
  • Libraries for health and wellbeing
  • Love animals? Become a BARC volunteer!
  • Discover a local dog park
  • Why you must microchip and register your furry friends
  • Unique art on display at Strathfieldsaye Transfer Station
  • Helping Elmore kids get safely to school
  • Lighting the way!


  • Your rates at work
  • SAM says slow down!
  • Work starts at Wolstencroft Reserve
  • What’s in the works?
  • Caring for the City’s Civic Collection
  • 3 for free!

Active and healthy

  • Helping residents to become active and healthy


  • Creating healthy landscapes
  • Power up at a new EV charging station
  • City embraces renewable electricity
  • GB quiz!


  • Managing future growth in Greater Bendigo
  • Reach for the sky

Ward news

  • What’s happening in your ward?


  • Bendigo to host Wagner’s epic Ring Cycle opera marathon
  • Gold for a golden city in the Victorian Tourism Awards
  • Burning Love Bendigo event
  • What’s on
  • Tourist for a day