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Bendigo is a city on the banks of the Bendigo Creek in central Victoria, Australia situated about 130km north-northwest of Melbourne (show me). Bendigo has a population of around 69,000 and is one of the larger cities in Australia. Bendigo is at an altitude of approximately 222m. The nearest sea is the Tasman Sea which is part of the South Pacific Ocean about 130km south-southeast of Bendigo.
The nearest more populous place is the city of Ballarat which is 97km away with a population of around 73,000 (show me a map with Bendigo and Ballarat).
Bonzle users have said that the facilities at Bendigo include an airport, airstrip / landing strip, basketball courts, bmx track, campground, caravan park or parks, centrelink office, child care centre, children's playground, college, community centre, community hall, cricket pitch, cycle paths, fire & rescue service, fire station, health centre, high school, hospital, hotel/motel, library, medical centre, medicare office, motocross track, netball courts, playing fields, police station, pre school, primary school, railway station, service station, showground, skateboard park, sportsground, state emergency services (ses), swimming pool, tennis courts and university. Do you know of other facilities available at Bendigo? Is this list accurate? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
Bonzle users have reported that alfalfa, apples, apricots, asparagus, avocado pears, bamboo, barley, basil, bay tree, beans, beetroot, blackberries, bok choy, broad beans, broccoli, brussels sprouts, buck wheat, cabbage, capsicum, carrot, cauliflower, celery, cherries, chilli, chinese cabbage, chives, choko, cloves, comfrey, coriander, cress, cucumber, cumquats, fennel, fig, garlic, garlic chives, ginger, gourds, grapefruit, grapes, horse radish, kiwi fruit, lavender, leek, lemonade citrus, lemongrass, lemons, lettuce, limes, loquats, mandarins, marrow, millet, mint, nectarines, olive, onion, orange, oregano, parsley, parsnip, passionfruit, peach, peas, peppermint, plums, potatoes, prickly pear, pumpkin, raddish, rhubarb, rocket, rockmelon, rosemary, rye, saffron, silver beet, snow peas, soya beans, spearmint, spinach, squash, strawberries, summer savory, sunflower, swede, sweet corn, sweet potato, thyme, tomato, turnip, watermelon, wheat and zucchini grow at Bendigo. Are you a keen gardener? Do you know of other plants that grown in Bendigo? Is this list accurate? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
Bonzle users have reported that the following vermin (feral animals, insects and weeds) have invaded Bendigo: european wasp, european wild fox, european wild rabbit, gorse and serrated tussock. Do you know of other feral animals, insects and weeds that have invaded Bendigo? Is this list accurate? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
Bonzle users have reported that agricultural activity in Bendigo includes the following: barley, beef, dairy, lupins, maize, oats, pig meat, sheep, sunflower, wheat and wool. Do you know of other agricultural activities in Bendigo? Is this list accurate? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
Bonzle users have contributed the following notes about Bendigo:
|contributed by RaymondH on 06-Mar-2010|
The population of Bendigo passed 100,000 in late 2009.
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