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Peter Krenz pools to close for two weeks for maintenance works

Swimming pools at Eaglehawk’s Peter Krenz Leisure Centre will close to the public for two weeks in July to allow the City of Greater Bendigo to undertake significant general maintenance, cleaning and painting works at the centre.

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Work to commence on new public toilets for Heathcote

Work is set to commence on the construction of new public toilets in Heathcote’s Barrack Reserve this week.

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Second Cane Ball tournament promotes intercultural connections

A record 18 teams will contest the second annual Bendigo Karen Youth Network Cane Ball Tournament on Saturday June 22 at the Bendigo Badminton Stadium in Eaglehawk.

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Saved from landfill to live another day!

Unwanted carpet fibre saved from landfill will be repurposed into art and craft items at CraftAlive Bendigo from June 14 to 16 at the Bendigo Showgrounds thanks to the eagle eyed staff at the Eaglehawk Landfill.

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Jessica Bridgfoot announced as new Bendigo Art Gallery Director

The City of Greater Bendigo is delighted to announce Jessica Bridgfoot has been appointed Bendigo Art Gallery Director.

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Draft industrial land development strategy to be considered at Council

A draft industrial land development strategy will be presented at Council

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Australia's UNESCO Commission endorses City of Gastronomy bid, next stop Paris

The Australian National Commission for UNESCO has endorsed the City of Greater Bendigo’s application to join the UNESCO Creative Cities Network as a City of Gastronomy.

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Great Ideas Grant awarded

The City of Greater Bendigo and Fosterville Gold Mine has awarded the inaugural $60,000 Great Ideas Grant to the bHive Cooperative Villages project - a community owned person to person digital sharing economy platform initiative.

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City to undertake Reuse and Recycle Home Collection trial

The City of Greater Bendigo is inviting over 4,900 households in Flora Hill, Kennington and Axedale to participate in a three month Reuse and Recycle Home Collection trial from Monday June 17, 2019 until Friday September 13, 2019.

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Greater Bendigo gears up for E-waste ban

The City of Greater Bendigo is reminding residents that from July 1, 2019 all e-waste will be banned from landfill sites and kerbside bins throughout Victoria.

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