Exhibitions and Displays | Goldfields Library Corporation

Exhibitions and Displays 

Such Sweet Sorrow: The darker side of our chocolatiers & confectioners

A fascinating exploration of records and items from the Bendigo Regional Archives Centre collection revealing an often-bitter twist in the sweet world of chocolate and confectionery in north west Victoria across the centuries.

Wednesday 7-Thuersday 29 July
Bendigo Library, upstairs display cabinets

 MacRobertson's chocolate

Through the lens

Hand made cameras with photos - created by young people embracing the curiousity of science.

Saturday 14-20 August
Bendigo Library

home made camera

Indigenous artwork at Kangaroo Flat Library

This learning piece for all ages, created by local Dja Dja Wurrung artist Daikota Nelson, recognises the ancient and ongoing power of language and culture in a modern space and reflects upon the importance of celebrating knowledge, storytelling and learning today. On display at Kangaroo Flat Library.

Kangaroo Flat Library


child looking at Kangaroo Flat First Nations artwork on counter

Bendigo Possum Skin Cloaks

See the magnificent Possum Skin Cloaks made by Bendigo's Aboriginal community for the knowledge and enjoyment of all.

Bendigo Library


Possum Skin Cloaks

Blurry Borders Photographic Exhibition

Click here for the slideshow and stories.See the world through the lens of vision impaired photographer and traveller Kristan Emerson. The colour, clarity and beauty he finds is astounding. 


Celebrating Dorothy Steele

Dorothy Steel was a dedicated educator and library supporter. Mementos and photos from her life are on exhibition in the Dorothy Steel Cabinet at Bendigo Library.

Bendigo Library, Upstairs in Meeting Room 4


Dorothy Steele