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Cathedral Square

cathedralsquare logo 450The Catholic Diocese of Sandhurst has plans to develop the church-owned land at the corner of High and Short Streets, Bendigo.

This will include a new building and landscaping in keeping with the local aesthetic and complementary to the Cathedral with environmental sustainability at its core.

The development will include:

  • Bishop’s Office (Chancery)
  • Catholic Education Sandhurst – Bendigo office
  • New Bendigo Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery
  • Cathedral Parish Hall
  • Other retail/office tenancy
  • Staff car parking internal to the building
  • Public belvedere terracing
  • Public lift access between High Street and Cathedral level.

The Diocese obtained a planning permit for the site in 2016. Without the complete funding required at the time, the project needed to be reconsidered. [ pdf Download FAQ (242 KB) ]

Saturday, 08 June 2024 01:14

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Why is the Diocese planning to develop the site?
The Catholic Diocese of Sandhurst has submitted plans to rejuvenate the church-owned land adjacent to Sacred Heart Cathedral at the corner of High Street and…