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Venue Facts
Name Bendigo Schweppes Centre
Address Ingliss Street, Bendigo
Distance from PO 3km

The Bendigo Schweppes Centre is recognised as the best venue of its type in regional Australia, having the flexibility to be used for major sporting, cultural and entertainment events.

Following the completion of a $5 million development, the Stadium boasts first class event services and facilities, making it the best indoor facility Bendigo has to offer.  The stadium has been expanded and now includes two additional sports courts, which have the ability to convert into a huge exhibition and function area.

The state of the art facility will divert form its regular housing of the top line basketball teams of Bendigo, to host the Games.

Games Events
Event Gymnastics, Boxing & Closing Ceremony
Getting There
Walk Not recommended from CBD
Public Transport Limited public transport, details TBC
Driving - Carpark Facilities Over 1,000 carpark spaces
Venue Facilities
Disabled Toilets Yes, and shower
Disabled Access Yes, some steps in older part of building
Baby Change Area Yes - located in creche toilet
Shelter Yes - indoor facility
Shade Yes - indoor facility
Seating Yes, some standing room available
Is there a public telephone on site? Yes
Other Crech available (check timetable for opening hours
Cashcard ATM available
Licensed facilities & restaurant
Places of Interest and things to do nearby

Rose Lee Open Garden, Kangaroo Flat
Nearby wineries - Chateau Leamon, Big Hill Vineyard, Balgownie Vineyard & Sandhurst Ridge
Ice Skating Stadium, Golden Square
Linear Creek Park Bike Track - Kangaroo Flat to White Hills

Shamrock Hotel