Tram 7 and Tram 21 sitting at traffic lights on Pall Mall in Bendigo in 1970

Crowdfunding breaths life into iconic 102-year-old Bendigo tram

On Saturday 9 December we launched Tram No. 7, a 102-year-old-tram, back into service thanks to a crowdfunding campaign which raised over $35,000 towards its restoration.

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Three men repairing a section of tram track in Bendigo

Track Upgrades

Track repairs along our iconic Vintage Talking Tram route took place on Saturday 25, Sunday 26 and Monday 27 November. Vintage Talking Tram Tours did not operate while the works were undertaken. The works involved the partial closure of High Street at the Sacred Heart Cathedral and Napier Street at Nolan Street.

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Bendigo Tramways crew grow mustaches for Movember

Trams don moustaches for Movember

Our heritage trams are taking the Movember challenge and will be decked out with some magnificent mo's to raise awareness about men's health issues.

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