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december, 2021

12dec2:00 pm5:00 pm2021 Commemoration of 1851 Monster Meeting of DiggersCastlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park Monster Meeting site, Golden Pt Rd ChewtonEvent Location:One hour out +,Bendigo regionEvent Type:Cultural,Festival

Event Details

Celebration of the Diggers who started the protest movement that kickstarted Victorian democracy 170 years ago. From 3pm music from Brasslemania & Crosswinds with Deputy Mayor Rosie Annear & (short) speeches from local MPs Maree Edwards & Lisa Chesters, PV’s Karen Doyle & historian Marjorie Theobald about the impact of the 1850s gold rush & how the Diggers began the transformation of Victoria from a squattocracy to a modern democracy.


(Sunday) 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park Monster Meeting site

Golden Pt Rd Chewton

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