Castlemaine – Stoneman’s Books
Stoneman’s Bookroom has been a Castlemaine icon since the early 1960s. Its wide range of titles, authors and genres makes it a treasure trove for book lovers from near and far. Stoneman’s Bookroom is a proud independent bookseller and is well loved in this Central Victorian Goldfields town. Located at 101 Mostyn St. www.stonemansbookroom.com.au
Talbot – Slightly Bent Books
Slightly Bent Books is a literary lover’s world of books, new, old and antiquarian. Visitors will find books on art and antiques, fiction and history and lifestyle. Open weekends from 11am to 3pm, Slightly Ben Books is on the corner of Scandinavian Crescent and Camp Street, Talbot.
Bridgewater – The Church Op Shop
The Church Op Shop, known locally as the Bridgy shop, The Church Op Shop is part of the Helping Hands Mission Inc. a not for profit organisation providing emergency support to Victorian families in need. The shop offers a vast array of high quality and affordable clothing, shoes, linen, books, bric-a-brac, toys and household goods. Located in the former Uniting Church. Open Tuesday to Friday 10am to 4pm and Saturday 10am. 15 Main Street, Bridgewater.
Bendigo – Peppergreen Farm
A two-hectare site close to the heart of Bendigo, PepperGreen Farm offers a range of enriching experiences for visitors. PepperGreen Farm, is passionate about growing quality produce while showcasing the culture and heritage unique to Central Victoria. As part of the Access Australia Group, the farm promotes skill development and personal growth for people with disabilities including microbusiness, horticulture, retail, tourism, hospitality and creative manufacturing. http://peppergreenfarm.com.au