Media Releases

Friday 1 September 2017

Welcome in Spring at Goldfields Libraries with a range of fun, free and educational activities!

Special guest speakers, hands on technology workshops, children’s activities, health and wellbeing events and musical performances are just a few of the activities on offer.

Tuesday 29 August 2017

Goldfields Libraries will present five special sessions to inform and support those affected by dementia during Dementia Awareness Month this September.

Tuesday 22 August 2017

Come and check out the marketplace! Local small business operators have banded together to present the first ever Microbusiness Pop-up Expo at Bendigo Library.

Tuesday 22 August 2017

Castlemaine Library is soon to host Story Island: an adventure in pictures, a beautiful exhibition and reading experience for young children designed to promote early literacy skills and the joy of children and parents reading together.

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.