Media Releases

Tuesday 4 July 2017

Are you a microbusiness operator looking to showcase your business? Come along and exhibit your goods and services at Bendigo Library’s Microbusiness Pop-Up Expo in August!

Tuesday 4 July 2017

If in doubt, don’t!

That’s the message Consumer Affairs Victoria – the state’s fair trading regulator – is giving older Victorians when it comes to staying safe online.

Tuesday 4 July 2017

Goldfields Libraries is delighted to welcome Orchestra Victoria for the third year in a row for two free performances at Bendigo Library in July.

The concerts are part of the week-long Orchestra Victoria Bendigo Festival, a major classical music highlight for regional Victoria each year.

Each performance will centre around a different theme:

Monday 19 June 2017

Are you worried about your online safety? Put your mind at ease at a ‘Staying Safe on Social Media’ workshop on Thursday 29 June. Sessions will be held at Bendigo, Castlemaine and Woodend Libraries.

Wednesday 7 June 2017

Men’s Health Week is fast approaching and men of all ages are encouraged to celebrate by participating in activities in their local area. 

Bendigo and Castlemaine Libraries will each host a Djembe Drumming Circle to promote positive health for men. Each session is exclusively for men only and has limited numbers.

Tuesday 6 June 2017

Bendigo, Castlemaine and Kyneton Libraries are looking forward to welcoming highly acclaimed Indigenous television and theatre star Jack Charles later in June. Jack will speak about his life experiences with Cate Mercer, editor and publisher of national health and wellbeing magazine The Art of Healing.

Tuesday 30 May 2017

A range of heart-warming activities will be available at Goldfields Libraries this Winter! Special guest speakers, hands on technology workshops and a holiday program for the kids are just a few of the activities that will ensure all age groups find something of interest.

Tuesday 23 May 2017

Romsey Library will host Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea on Wednesday 31 May with a special visit from much-loved award winning author, John Marsden.

Last year’s Biggest Morning Tea at Romsey Library was a resounding success, with over $1000 raised for the Cancer Council and an enjoyable morning had by all. 

Friday 12 May 2017

Do you fancy yourself to be an exceptional speller? Can you recite all those grammatical rules we learned at school – “i before e except after c” – in your sleep? Are you always wondering if embarrassing has one r or two??

Friday 28 April 2017

Goldfields Libraries are delighted to congratulate two young locals on a job well done in the new 1000 Books Before School program! Congratulations to Ava Ryan, the first participant to read 1000 books in the program, and to Angus Jewell, the 1000th pre-schooler to register for the program.