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Major Events

Major Club Events

The Rotary Club of Bendigo holds a number of annual events.  Learn more about them here...

  • 99th ANNVERSARY
    99th ANNVERSARY
    Tue, 30 July
    The Bendigo Club
    30 July 2024, 6:30 pm
    The Bendigo Club, 22 Park St, Strathdale VIC 3550, Australia
    EVENING MEETING - Yes, as we draw closer to our 100th Anniversary we will celebrate the 99th Anniversary of receiving our Charter as a Rotary Club. Hear from members sharing the 'Rotary Story' and enjoy a nigh of celebration.
  • Freja's Last Meeting  -  Evening Meeting
    Freja's Last Meeting  -  Evening Meeting
    Tue, 18 June
    The Bendigo Club
    18 June 2024, 6:30 pm
    The Bendigo Club, 22 Park St, Strathdale VIC 3550, Australia
    As our exchange student Freja Dahl will be flying home next week this will be your last chance to learn about her year and congratulate her on her experience.
  • Guest Speaker - Andrew Cooney CEO COGB
    Guest Speaker - Andrew Cooney CEO COGB
    Tue, 11 June
    The Bendigo Club
    11 June 2024, 1:00 pm
    The Bendigo Club, 22 Park St, Strathdale VIC 3550, Australia
    As the new CEO of the City of Greater Bendigo Andrew Cooney will visit the club as guest speaker to discuss his new role and all things Bendigo.
  • Alessia McCaig AIS Cycle - Evening Meeting
    Alessia McCaig AIS Cycle - Evening Meeting
    Tue, 28 May
    The Bendigo Club
    28 May 2024, 6:30 pm
    The Bendigo Club, 22 Park St, Strathdale VIC 3550, Australia
    Alessia was born in Bendigo and started riding at the Bendigo and District Cycling Club as a 9-year-old when her older brother grew out of his bike. A track cyclist she was awarded a Tier 1 Scholarship within the 2022 Sport Australia Hall of Fame Scholarship and Mentoring Program, and was paired wit
  • Guest Speaker - Beechworth Bakery
    Guest Speaker - Beechworth Bakery
    Tue, 07 May
    The Bendigo Club
    07 May 2024, 2:00 pm
    The Bendigo Club, 22 Park St, Strathdale VIC 3550, Australia
    Marty Matassoni of the famous Bakery is a special guest speaker this week. Marty's father sent him to work for Tom O'Toole's bakery when he was 13, even though his dad owned the shoe shop over the road. So he know the ropes and is now the Managing Director with bakery's in six more locations.
  • Guest Speaker - Dementia Australia
    Guest Speaker - Dementia Australia
    Tue, 30 Apr
    The Bendigo Club
    30 Apr 2024, 2:00 pm
    The Bendigo Club, 22 Park St, Strathdale VIC 3550, Australia
    Jade Rockliff, Coordinator of Community Fundraising for Dementia Australia will visit the Club to update us on their work and accept funds as a recipient of our (and their volunteers) Carols by Candlelight this year.
  • Bendigo Rotary Easter Art Exhibition and Sales 2024
    Bendigo Rotary Easter Art Exhibition and Sales 2024
    Thu, 28 Mar
    Bendigo Town Hall
    28 Mar 2024, 9:00 am – 01 Apr 2024, 4:00 pm
    Bendigo Town Hall, 189-193 Hargreaves St, Bendigo VIC 3550, Australia
    Join us over the Easter Weekend and visit the Bendigo Easter Art Exhibition and Sales. Over 800 artworks on display and for sale. $10 entry, children free.
  • Guest Speaker - Peter Cox
    Guest Speaker - Peter Cox
    Tue, 12 Mar
    The Bendigo Club
    12 Mar 2024, 1:00 pm
    The Bendigo Club, 22 Park St, Strathdale VIC 3550, Australia
    Peter Cox is a well known amongst the community as an ex Mayor of Bendigo. Peter will wear his Bendigo Historical Society hat when he visits us as guest speaker.
  • First Tuesday of the month is a Social Meeting
    First Tuesday of the month is a Social Meeting
    Tue, 05 Mar
    The Bendigo Club
    05 Mar 2024, 1:00 pm
    The Bendigo Club, 22 Park St, Strathdale VIC 3550, Australia
    More time to catch up with your fellow Rotarians and hear updates of our very own projects and events.
  • Annual Bowls Night
    Annual Bowls Night
    Tue, 20 Feb
    South Bendigo Bowls Club
    20 Feb 2024, 7:00 pm
    South Bendigo Bowls Club, 55 Olinda St, Quarry Hill VIC 3550, Australia
    Our annual Social Bowls Night is on again at the South Bendigo Bowls Club in Quarry Hill. Come along and enjoy a night of fun and fellowship
  • Golden Dragon Chinese Museum
    Golden Dragon Chinese Museum
    Tue, 13 Feb
    Golden Dragon Museum
    13 Feb 2024, 12:30 pm
    Golden Dragon Museum, 11 Bridge St, Bendigo VIC 3550, Australia
    At the Emperor’s Dragon Restaurant 12.30 pm sharp for lunch ($17) and a talk by the CEO, Hugo Leschen (during our lunch) about the history of the Golden Dragon Museum, and The Bendigo Chinese Community.
  • First Tuesday of the month is a Social Meeting
    First Tuesday of the month is a Social Meeting
    Tue, 06 Feb
    The Bendigo Club
    06 Feb 2024, 1:00 pm
    The Bendigo Club, 22 Park St, Strathdale VIC 3550, Australia
    More time to catch up with your fellow Rotarians and hear updates of our very own projects and events.
  • Glenda Serpell - Sunshine Bendigo
    Glenda Serpell - Sunshine Bendigo
    Tue, 30 Jan
    The Bendigo Club
    30 Jan 2024, 6:30 pm
    The Bendigo Club, 22 Park St, Strathdale VIC 3550, Australia
    EVENING MEETING "It takes a village to raise a child" is a favourite of Glenda and Sunshine Bendigo aims to make a difference.
  • WELCOME BACK FOR 2024
    WELCOME BACK FOR 2024
    Tue, 16 Jan
    The Reservoir Hotel
    16 Jan 2024, 12:30 pm
    The Reservoir Hotel, 160 Condon Street, Kennington
    We start off the new year with a Social Catchup at the Reservoir Hotel in Strathdale. Let Pam know if you can make it and we can let the pub know for numbers. See ya'll at the 'Rezzie'.
  • Bendigo Rotary Carols by Candlelight
    Bendigo Rotary Carols by Candlelight
    Sun, 17 Dec
    Rosalind Park
    17 Dec 2023, 6:00 pm
    Rosalind Park, Bendigo VIC 3550, Australia
    Join Rotary and the Bendigo Community at this year's Carols by Candlelight held in Rosalind Park, Bendigo. An event not to be missed by the whole family.
  • LUNCH Meeting - Bendigo Groundwater Project
    LUNCH Meeting - Bendigo Groundwater Project
    Tue, 28 Nov
    The Bendigo Club
    28 Nov 2023, 1:00 pm
    The Bendigo Club, 22 Park St, Strathdale VIC 3550, Australia
    NOTE THE CHANGE OF TIME - LUNCH MEETING - Mick Hoban and Natalie Trotter from the Bendigo Groundwater Project will visit us today to bring us up to speed on the proposals to manage the rising groundwater.
  • Bendigo Rotary Christmas Market 2023
    Bendigo Rotary Christmas Market 2023
    Sun, 26 Nov
    Mandurang Valley Winery
    26 Nov 2023, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
    Mandurang Valley Winery, 77 Fadersons Ln, Mandurang VIC 3551, Australia
    Don't miss the Rotary Christmas Market, held at Mandurang Valley Winery, full of craft stalls, wine tasting, BBQ, Devonshire tea and music!
  • Tony Plant RC Bendigo South
    Tony Plant RC Bendigo South
    Tue, 14 Nov
    The Bendigo Club
    14 Nov 2023, 1:00 pm
    The Bendigo Club, 22 Park St, Strathdale VIC 3550, Australia
    Tony Plant is a well known Rotarian from RC Bendigo South who will visit us today to bring us up to speed on the Maubisse Project.
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