TRANSPORTATION & CAR PARKING
Parking is free of charge. The venue has 5 marked bus parking
spaces, 300 marked car spaces on bitumen with overflow parking for
500 cars on site. There is disabled parking.
Transportation will not be provided between accommodation and the
venue. HOW TO REACH BENDIGO
Located in the geographical centre of Victoria, Bendigo is
serviced by high quality road, rail and air links.
Getting to Bendigo from Melbourne is an easy 90 minute drive along
the Calder Freeway. The distance from Melbourne to Bendigo is
147km. From Adelaide, it is 636 km and from Sydney it is 848 km. Bendigo Rail Travel
With reduced fares and increased services, it's easy to catch the
train to Bendigo - the express service is just over 90 minutes
from Melbourne. The new V-Locity trains are sleek and smooth and a
perfect way to sit back, relax and enjoy the landscape. From
Melbourne there are currently 20 services a day on weekdays, 15 on
Saturdays and 12 on Sundays.
For more information and bookings - www.vline.com.au Bendigo Airport Services
Operates the Bendigo shuttle bus to Melbourne Airport offering
several services per day, stopping at Kangaroo Flat, Castlemaine,
Chewton, Malmsbury, Kyneton, Woodend and Gisborne en route. Once
you arrive, there are various options for transport in Bendigo.
For more information and bookings - www.bendigoairportservice.com.au
Bendigo Bus Services
Bus services in the area are comprehensive – Bendigo bus
timetables are available at the tourist bureau.
Free Local Bus Travel for V/Line Rail Passengers.
Like in Melbourne, your V/Line ticket gets you free local Bus
travel. Buses depart from the Bendigo Station for the CBD and then
on to connecting services to surrounding suburbs.
For more information - www.christiansbus.com.au Bendigo Trams
Bendigo Talking Tram tours operate as a tourist attraction daily.
Additional services may operate for special events – check the
Bendigo Tramways website for tram timetables, fares and
information - www.bendigotramways.com