Bendigo, the city surrounded by forest


This website is your guide to being a good neighbour to the Bendigo bushland. It introduces  you to Bendigo’s great natural features and covers some of the key issues that arise from people living next to nature. 

You can find handy hints and tips for actions you can take in your backyard, in the reserves and in your community that will make a big difference to nature!


getting into nature

Getting out into Bendigo's surrounding bushland is a great way to explore nature.

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gardens for wildlife

It's easy to build your very own widlife garden and create habitat for Bendigo's birds and butterflies.

Find Out How →