New Lease of Life for Historic Queen Elizabeth Oval Cottage

The Victorian Government continues to protect the state’s heritage with one of Bendigo’s oldest buildings, the Queen Elizabeth Oval Cottage, reopening today following restoration and conservation works.  Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards, representing Minister for Planning Richard Wynne declared the cottage open following the works which were made possible by a $200,000 grant from…

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Conserving the Historic Buda Garden

The Andrews Labor Government has provided vital funding for conservation works to the historic gardens at the heritage listed Buda in Castlemaine.   Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards today celebrated the end of initial conservation works for the historic site funded by the Labor Government’s Living Heritage Program. An additional $120,000 in funding will be provided…

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Weekend Works to Keep Bendigo Line Moving

Vital track maintenance will be completed under the new Melton Highway road bridge at Sydenham – helping to boost reliability for Bendigo line passengers. Coaches will replace Bendigo and Echuca trains between Southern Cross Station and Gisborne from the first service on Saturday 10 August through to last service on Sunday 11 August. Coaches will…

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