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Bendigo Emergency Relief Centre

Bendigo Exhibition Centre, Prince of Wales Showgrounds

42 Holmes Road, Bendigo North, VIC, 3550

Phone (03) 5444 4646

The Bendigo Emergency Relief Centre is used as a short-term response to an emergency. The City of Greater Bendigo can set the centre up in response to a particular emergency, in consultation with Victoria Police and emergency management staff, the Country Fire Authority and the Victoria State Emergency Service.

Services include:

  • provision of first aid
  • community information sessions for people who are gathered at the centre in the case of an emergency
  • provision of food
  • provision of essential supplies such as clothes and blankets
  • emergency shelter/accommodation
  • personal support
  • provision for pets
  • a recreation area
  • showering and toileting facilities.

The Access Key available for Bendigo Emergency Relief Centre is for evacuees and families.

The Access Key is offered in full colour including contextualised photographs as well as being offered in a large print text only format.  Access Ability Australia have partnered with Vision Australia to bring you Access Keys in alternate formats.  The text only Access Key has been formatted for people with low vision or who are blind and use assistive technology to access documentation. For Access Keys in audio or Braille, please contact Access Ability Australia.

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