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Stunningly Beautiful

The Cathedral is set very high on hill overlooking Bendigo and its surrounds. If walking be aware... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lyn C
Melbourne, Australia
Beautiful looking

Absolutely stunning inside and outside. The little garden grounds out the back are worth looking... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
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Corner High and Wattle Streets, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cathedral is set very high on hill overlooking Bendigo and its surrounds. If walking be aware the incline is very steep. Free entry, and has a volunteer institu to answer general questions. The soaring ceilings, stained glass, huge columns and breathtaking light. It’s architecturally...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lyn C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely stunning inside and outside. The little garden grounds out the back are worth looking at also as they have some plagues placed in the rocks which is just nice to have a browse at . Don't be deceived how baron the front (or side)...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although I had visited before many years ago. I thoroughly enjoyed visiting again. The Choir and music on this day were outstanding.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Elizabethoz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cathedral is well worst a visit inside and out, absoultely gorgeous, this is an old fashion cathedral.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 29Kathie
Reviewed 5 November 2018

This cathedral is beautiful and its architecture amazing. Whether you are religious or not it is worth a visit. It is stunning without being boastful or glamorous. Would have liked to have been able to ask questions if someone had been present.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank timeoutandtravels
Reviewed 3 November 2018

I had never been inside the cathedral; very interesting; staff there were friendly and informative; he even showed me the original foundation stone outside. Stained glass not overdone; would have liked to go up to choir and look at the organ.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 25 September 2018

I am not a church goer. It's not my thing but i do appreciate beautiful buildings. The Cathedral i have seen from afar for over 30 years during my work related trips to Bendigo. Finally got to go and have a look inside the church...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jacinoz
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

This spectacular building rises from the earth in all its glory. It’s overwhelmingly beautiful. It has the most amazing interior and the size really is breathtaking. My husband attended a beautiful mass here and whilst I did not attend I felt a wonderful peace while...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

What a site if you think it is impressive from the outside wait until you get inside. We spent 45 minutes inside and could have spent more

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Georges R
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

An interesting visit to this massive cathedral that sits on a prominent rise in Bendigo. Open to visitors and has huge ceilings, colourful lead light/stain glass windows, and various religious items of local significance to look at.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jubaanne
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10 January 2017|
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Response from Sophie P | Reviewed this property |
There are lots of volunteers in the church whom I am sure would give you some info on it.
6 January 2017|
Response from Margherita_Lover | Reviewed this property |
I think so. There are about 4 services spread across Sunday from memory. But it was very welcoming when we went through the week.