this is a photo of the Furmston Tree, in Central Victoria. It was one of the world's largest gum trees, until it collapsed in the late 1990's. (Photo courtesy of State Library of Victoria.)

The Furmston Tree, Central Victoria. One of the world's largest gum trees, it collapsed in the late (Photo courtesy of State Library of Victoria.

A Bendigo tram got festive for this weekend's Australian Sheep and Wool Show. Covered in hand-made crochet, both inside and out, Tram No. 302 will be on track today, Saturday afternoon and all day Sunday! Bendigo Woollen Mill. Victoria. Australia. 19-20 July 2014... * <3

A Bendigo tram got festive for this weekend's Australian Sheep and Wool Show. Covered in hand-made crochet, both inside and out, Tram No. 302 will be on track today, Saturday afternoon and all day Sunday!

It was the biggest house in Australia, an opulent 19th century mansion eccentrically decorated by a man with unbridled wealth and questionable taste.

Mansion built on gold goes on sale

It was the biggest house in Australia, an opulent century mansion eccentrically decorated by a man with unbridled wealth and questionable taste.

High Street, Eaglehawk - Victoria, Australia. Year : 1875 Image courtesy of Museum Victoria

Year : 1875 Image courtesy of Museum Victoria. My would have walked these streets.

St Paul's Church, Bendigo. Myers Street, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, 1890 W H Robinson Studio, 1890

St Paul's Church, Bendigo. Myers Street, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, 1890 W H Robinson Studio, 1890

The Bendigo Art Gallery. Bendigo Art Gallery, View Street, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, 1890 W H Robinson Studio, 1890

Bendigo's Art Gallery in View Street was opened by Lord Hopetoun October the building was originally Bendigo's Volunteer Riflemens Orderly Room.

The old Mason Glass Merchant Building which is Now Masons of Bendigo Restaurant

Photo courtesy of Dianna Snape Nestled under a chic black awning on Queen Street in the heart of Bendigo's bustling CBD district awaits Masons of Bendigo – a

The Alexandra Fountain. The shop of Manning & Company Is in the background. A number of men are seated beside the fountain. View Point, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, 1890 W H Robinson Studio, 1890

The Alexandra Fountain. The shop of Manning & Company Is in the background. A number of men are seated beside the fountain.

Did you know? The Bendigo Botanic Gardens are one of Victoria's earliest regional botanic garden reserves. In fact they are almost as old as Bendigo itself with the site appearing on an 1854 plan of the White Hills township and the gardens officially gazetted in 1857. In 2001 the gardens were included on the Victorian Heritage Register due to their historical, architectural, scientific (botanical), aesthetic and social significance.

Did you know? The Bendigo Botanic Gardens are one of Victoria's earliest regional botanic garden reserves. In fact they are almost as old as Bendigo itself with the site appearing on an 1854 plan of the White Hills township and the gardens officially gazetted in 1857. In 2001 the gardens were included on the Victorian Heritage Register due to their historical, architectural, scientific (botanical), aesthetic and social significance.

The Bendigo Post Office. Pall Mall, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, 1890 W H Robinson Studio

The Bendigo Post Office. Pall Mall, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, 1890 W H Robinson Studio

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