Potter at the Pottery
Try your hands on the potters wheel or have a play in the clay play area.
Take a pottery class or watch the experienced potters work their magic.
Browse the Antique shops and galleries or indulge your taste buds in the cafe'.
Try your hand at the pottery wheel
Step back in time and explore all that Bendigo Pottery has to offer. Established in 1858 Bendigo Pottery is Australia's oldest working pottery. With 10 kilns in all and boasting the most significant collection of wood fire kilns in the world. No longer used the kilns are part of the interpretive museum. One of the circular kilns has now been converted into a theatrette. The kilns are listed on the Victorian Heritage Register.
Bendigo Pottery is an ideal activity for people of all ages.
Bendigo Pottery has plenty on offer for everyone to enjoy:
- Retail Pottery Sales
- Artist studios
- Antique centre with 34 stalls
- Hands on clay experience including wheel throwing and clay play
- Interpretive Museum - self guided tour
- Function Centre