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Bendigo

(bĕn`dĭgō), city (1991 pop. 57,427), Victoria, SE Australia. Founded in 1851 during the gold rush, Bendigo was the center for the greatest goldfield in Victoria. Mining continues, but the city is now an industrial, railroad, tourist, and commercial center in a livestock and dairy-farming region. Textiles, bricks, and pottery are manufactured in Bendigo.

Bendigo

a city in SE Australia, in central Victoria: founded in 1851 after the discovery of gold. Pop.: 68 715 (2001)
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Minister for Public Transport and Member for Bendigo East Jacinta Allan today welcomed the level crossing upgrade, which was funded as part of the Labor Governments Safer Country Crossings Program.
Charlie Appleby has farmed the country cups at the last two Spring Carnivals and Qewy provided him with back-to-back wins in the Bendigo Cup following the success of Francis Of Assisi 12 months ago.
About 312 of Bendigo Bank's 525 branches are owned and operated by the bank and local communities.
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In Bendigo, a regional city located just under two hours north of Melbourne, the students were hosted by Australian families who treated them as part of their family and showed them the Australian lifestyle.
The students went to Bendigo last month under the Summer Abroad Program which was an educational and cultural partnership between the Abu Dhabi Education Council and Bendigo TAFE.
This is the second year that Bendigo Tafe, with support from the Victorian Government Business Office in Dubai, is welcoming students from the UAE.
Judge Shelton said Sharma was of previous good character and had high standing in the Bendigo community.
LN), an exploration company focused on gold in Ghana, Senegal and Gabon, has signed a strategic alliance with Bendigo Mining Limited (Bendigo Mining) (BDG.
Bendigo Station sprawls over 30,000 acres of the Dunstan Range near Cromwell in Central Otago.
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