Over 50 local leaders met on Sunday 18 March, to explore ways they can expand their impact and make a change.

Another positive step in Phase 2 of Greater Bendigo’s Curriculum for Change

We discussed key topics in relation to: Future Vision, Building Teams, Effective Communication and Linking Resources, in an effort to increase the productivity of community based local initiatives.

The room was packed full of great people doing great things, to include these organisations:

Bendigo Students Association

Victorian Mental Health Peer Collective

Heathocte Community House

Friends of Crusoe Reservoir No 7

Active Travel Healthy Kids Community Network

Bendigo Senior Secondary College

Arnold Street Gallery

Chally Animal Rescue

Rainbow Eagles

Bendigo Health/GREATER Ambassadors

Bendigo Sustainability Group

….and many many more

As well as the ongoing participation of our wonderful program partners:


With guest speaker Beth Eggleston, of Australian Red Cross and Humanitarian Advisory Group


We thank all participants of the day for their generous contribution, industrious efforts and collaborative spirit!

Working actively to create a better future for us all.


Next UP it’s Let’s Nut it Out!












Wednesday 6th June 9am – 4pm

La Trobe University, Bendigo Campus
Edwards Road, Flora Hill, VIC 3552

Get your tickets before they sell out!


This initiative is part of Greater Bendigo’s Curriculum for Change: a series of discussions, events and training throughout 2017-18, underlining how each and everyone of us, can play a part in creating the future we want. Sign up to our e-news to stay in the loop, receive updates and direct event invitations!