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Arnold Strongman Australia


Arnold Strongman Australia is proud to present their first event within their newly formed federation, at Bendigo Fit Weekend.  Over the weekend, Bendigo will be host to a huge variety of Strongman events not only for those at the elite level within Australian Strongman, but also those looking to climb the ranks and join in on the exciting sport of Strongman.

Major events over the weekend include: Press Medley, Fingal Fingers, Big Wheel Squat, A Tram Pull, Keg Toss and Stones Over Bar.

The events require high intensity, explosiveness and brute strength.  A must watch for the entire family.

Starting Saturday from 10am and running all weekend.

Highland Games

HighlandGames300On Saturday, Bendigo will be bringing a little bit of Scotland to regional Victoria with the Highland Games.

With the full array of outfits (including Scotish kilts), a full band pipe ensemble, as well as some of Australia’s best Highland Games athletes exhibiting their sport which will ensure fun for the all members of the family.

Starting Saturday from 11am.

Emergency Services Tug-o’-War



Come along and watch Victoria’s best emergency services crews battle it out in Bendigo Fit Weekend’s: Emergency Services Tug-o’-War competition.

Tug-o’-War will put 2 emergency services crews against each other in a test of strength.  Teams pull on opposite ends of a rope, with the goal being to bring the rope a certain distance in one direction against the force of the opposing team’s pull.

Time to be confirmed shortly.

Bendigo Bank Fun Run


Held on the same weekend every year between the Bendigo and Melbourne Cup’s the fun run is made up of a 5km walk and a 5km, 10km, 15km and 21.1km run. The course is set within the Bendigo CBD amongst our historic buildings, which enables us to showcase the beautiful city.

Currently in its ninth year, the Bendigo Bank Fun Run has cemented itself in the major events calendar for the City of Greater Bendigo and is one of the biggest mass participation events in the region.  Find out more and register on the Official Bendigo Bank Fun Run Website.

Starting Saturday at 7am with Presentations at 10am.

Z-Fit Studios – ‘Biggest Dance Class’


Come and Try as Z-Fit Studios puts on a huge range of dancing events that will cater for all skill levels including beginners, intermediate & advanced dancers.

A great way of getting together with your family and friends (don’t forget the kids), to participate in Bendigo’s recording breaking dancing fun!

Bendigo Fit Weekend will be showcasing and asking for participating all weekend for Zumba, Stretching, Twerking, Pilates, Yoga, Hip Hop and more!

It’s time to get Bendigo moving!

Starting Saturday at 9am and running all weekend.

Bendigo Fit Week, Day 131ST OCTOBER 2015
09:00 — 17:00

Bendigo’s Biggest Dance Fitness Event – Presented by Z-Fit-Studio

Tom Flood Arena
10:00 — 15:00

Australia’s Strongest Man Events

Tom Flood Arena
Bendigo Fit Week, Day 21ST NOVEMBER 2015
07:00 — 10:00

Bendigo Bank Fun Run

Pall Mall (Visitor Information Centre)
10:15 — 12:30

Bendigo Tram Pull

Pall Mall, Bendigo Centre
11:00 — 16:00

Highland Games

Tom Flood Arena
12:00 — 17:00


Tom Flood Arena
13:00 — 16:00

Australia’s Strongest Man Events

Tom Flood Arena