Straddle the centuries as you explore Bendigo’s bountiful past as a beneficiary of gold rush riches and its vibrant contemporary culture as a centre of art and culinary excellence.

Join your local host and journey through Bendigo’s glorious streets with the opportunity to meet the city’s passionate food heroes who showcase gourmet local produce and hear stories of how this gold-rush city has produced some of Australia’s favourite foods.

Visit intriguing venues such as Mister Grimsby Coffee, The Good Loaf and Indulge Fine Belgian Chocolates, before getting hands on in a gnocchi making session with lunch and a glass of local wine.

As for the afternoon, visit Australia’s oldest working pottery – Bendigo Pottery to see an expert potter at work before your chance to take to the wheel to throw your own masterpiece.

Prior to departing for Melbourne, browse quality ceramic tableware, antiques, and collectables at the Pottery centre.

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Highlights

  • Meet local artisans and enjoy tastings on a tour that explores the city’s famed “foodie” culture
  • Gnocchi making session with lunch and local wine
  • Hands on pottery lesson at Australia’s oldest working pottery

Inclusions

  • Private tour hosted by an expert local guide
  • Hosted Foodie tour of Bendigo
  • Gnocchi making session with lunch
  • Pottery lesson
  • Luxury vehicle with bottled water & travel snacks

Commence

08:00am from your Melbourne hotel/address

(Available Tuesday – Saturday)

 

Duration

Approx. 8-hours