TRANSPORT

BY TRAIN

Castlemaine Railway Station is centrally located, and right next door to Castlemaine Goods Shed.  V/Line have made train travel is an easy a 1.5-hour journey from Melbourne. V/Line trains run between Melbourne’s Southern Cross Station along the Bendigo line to Castlemaine, or Bendigo departing regularly from 6am to 11:30pm. For more information visit vline.com.au or phone 1800 800 007.

BY CAR

Castlemaine is approximately 120 kms north –west of Melbourne, or a 1.5 hour drive via the Tullamarine Freeway, following the signs to Bendigo and the Calder Freeway.

BY BUS

There are local buses servicing Castlemaine, Chewton, Campbells Creek, Maldon and Bendigo. For service schedules visit the PTV Website.

BY TAXI

Castlemaine and Bendigo Taxis service all areas in the region and can be contacted on 131 008.

BY FOOT

If you are lucky enough to live in Castlemaine and surrounds , all events are in easy walking distance. A range of walking maps, including natural and cultural heritage walks in Castlemaine, Bendigo and surrounding areas, are available from the Visitor Information Centres. For downloadable walking maps, visit bendigoregion.com

ACCOMODATION

The Castlemaine Visitor Information Centre and the Bendigo Visitors Centre both offer a free accommodation service providing knowledgeable advice for your specific accommodation needs.

CASTLEMAINE VISITOR INFORMATION CENTRE

Market Building, 44 Mostyn Street, Castlemaine
Phone: 03 5471 1795 or toll free 1800 171 888
maldoncastlemaine.com.au
visitors@mountalexander.vic.gov.au

BENDIGO VISITOR CENTRE

51-67 Pall Mall, Bendigo VIC 3550
Phone: 1800 813 153
bendigoregion.com.au
tourism@bendigo.vic.gov.au