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Venue Facts
Name La Trobe University Bendigo Athletics Complex
Address Retreat Road, Spring Gully
Distance from PO 3.5 km

Adjacent to the LaTrobe University student housing facilities, the La Trobe University Bendigo Athletics Complex is the highest quality track and field arena in regional Australia.  The $3 million facility is the result of an enthusiastic partnership formed in 1999 between the City of Greater Bendigo, LaTrobe University and Sport and Recreation Victoria.

The 400 m international standard 8 lane track with 10 lane front boasts a state of the art synthetic surface that has been internationally recognised for world records. 

Games Events
Event Athletics
Getting There
Walk Not recommended from CBD
Public Transport Limited public transport - details TBC
Driving - Carpark Facilities

Up to 80 carpark spaces, off-street parking also available
3 disabled carpark spaces

Venue Facilities
Disabled Toilets Yes
Disabled Access Yes
Baby Change Area No
Shelter Yes, limited
Shade Yes, limited
Seating Limited, ample standing room around track (uncovered)
Is there a public telephone on site? Yes - immediately in front of venue
Is there a playground area for the kids?


Places of Interest and things to do nearby
Confectionery Capers, Junortoun
Rose Lee Open Garden, Kangaroo Flat
One Tree Hill picnic area and look-out, Spring Gully
Strathdale Park (Crook Street), Srathdale
Kennington Reservoir (wildlife sanctuary), Kennington
Ice Skating Stadium, Golden Square
Linear Creek Park Bike Track - Kangaroo Flat to White Hills
Lake Eppalock
Quarry Hill Golf Course
Nearby wineries - Tannery Lane Vineyard, Mandurang Valley Winery, Chateau Dore Winery & Receptions, Chateau Leamon, Big Hill Vineyard