Region strikes tourism gold – Bendigo Times

LOCAL authorities and tourism providers are celebrating after the region was acknowledged multiple times at a recent industry awards event.

Held last week, the City of Greater Bendigo came away with gold trophies in the Tourism Marketing and Campaigns and Visitor Information Services category.

It’s the second straight year the Bendigo Visitor Centre on Pall Mall has won its category, while the marketing campaign award came for the VIVA BENDIGO push behind Elvis: Direct from Graceland at the Art Gallery.

Meanwhile, BIG4 Bendigo Marong Holiday Park took gold in the Caravan and Holiday Parks category.

Mayor Cr Andrea Metcalf was