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Bendigo Tramways

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Sit back, relax and let your tram do all of the talking. Be delighted by the remarkable sights and sounds of Bendigo as your tram shares entertaining stories about the golden past of the city founded on one of the world's richest goldfields. This...more
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Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hint take the team to stop 5 Joss house, visit, get next tram at 30 min. Then get off at Pall Mall rather than going round full circle as the team is Not a circular route.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Krisherron
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Original trams in working order staffed by friendly and knowledgeable crews. We traveled the whole Line and stopped for an underground visit to the Central Deborah Gold Mine. Our eleven year old grandson was fascinated by both the trams and the mine. Both the tram...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Roger F
mordi35, General Manager at Bendigo Tramways, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Great to have you and children visit us.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the tram with a toddler and a baby we had a great day out if you are local its free i recommend everyone go for a tour on tbe tram

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tinaribbons
mordi35, General Manager at Bendigo Tramways, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

There are a few conditions on free to locals - but yes join the Bendigo Ambassadors Pass to get the best details of how to host people in your own city.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Didn't know what were the "must do" in Bendigo hence decided to get a rough idea through the Talking Tram Tour. Absolutely spot on!! For starters, the ride began at the Goldfields. That itself was well worth a visit, and it is great value to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NotTooLateBuddy
mordi35, General Manager at Bendigo Tramways, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your extensive review.

Reviewed January 17, 2019

A good summary of the history of trams in Bendigo, with a visit to the Tram Muesli thrown in. Commentary of the various edifices lining up the city centre.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 16alexanderh
mordi35, General Manager at Bendigo Tramways, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hopefully you mean visiting the Tram Museum also. There is some nice muesli in Bendigo also.

Reviewed January 14, 2019

The Bendigo trams commenced operation in 1890 and have seen battery, steam and electricity which arrived in 1903.The tram system closed from 1970 to 1972 but fortunately it has continued since then and is a popular tourist attratcion with 40,000 users per year. Long may...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Peter A, General Manager at Bendigo Tramways, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2019

Thank you for your lovely comments.

Reviewed January 13, 2019

A great informative tram tour was had by all. Would highly recommend it. Great talking tram info, staff were extremely knowledgeable and helpful

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Terry T
Peter A, General Manager at Bendigo Tramways, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2019

Thank for mentioning our wonderful staff.

Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

Bendigo trams and I go way back to the days when I use to go to school on their rolling stock. The trams themselves are a very charming way of transporting tourists now, but, I remember them as a young girl going shopping with my...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Cheryl T
Peter A, General Manager at Bendigo Tramways, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2019

Hello. Thank you for the review. Wonderful to get your comments. We are operating a new tram service starting in February with the Friday Night Drinks Tram starting 1st February.

Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

Spent a morning using this tourist tram, listening to the commentary and then stopping off at the depot, Jos House, city centre etc.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jackman78
Peter A, General Manager at Bendigo Tramways, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2019

Thank you for the review.

Reviewed January 8, 2019

We had a ticket for two days.The trams are vintage and the staff are very knowledgeable and helpful.The routes take you to the Lake,the Deborah goldmine,the tramway museum and takes you through the town Thank you to the wonderful staff :)

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hazyviewlover
Peter A, General Manager at Bendigo Tramways, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2019

Thank you for mentioning our staff and the 5 star review.

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