Live Music and Events

"Thanks to all the beautiful souls that showed up at 'church' last night. The Old Church on the Hill in Quarry Hill, Bendigo is one of the best gigs going. Wish I could play there every week…" — Neil Murray

Things of Stone & Wood (Accoustic) w/ Alister Turrill

Fri 10th Feb 7pm
Hear multi-instrumentalist Justin Brady and lead singer Greg Arnold right up close, playing classic Things of Stone and Wood hits. Tickets at

Kankawa Nagarra w/Archer

Sun 12th Feb 4.30pm
Kankawa is an activist, elder and singer of the blues. She sings in Walmatjarri, Kimberly Creole and English and other known and lost languages. Coming to Bendigo from her home in the far north west Kimberly- one night only! Tickets at:

Bendigo Blues & Roots

Bendigo Blues & Roots Music Festival is a four day event of Blues and Roots performances and workshops throughout Bendigo and surrounding towns, the highlight of which is a day long family friendly concert featuring 16 acts over two stages in the picturesque Rosalind Park.

​Since 2013 The Old Church on the Hill has hosted musicians throughout in conjunction with Bendigo Blues and Roots, providing a warm venue with an intimate, house gig feel. The Old Church is a relaxed space where artists have an opportunity to perform to an attentive audience who genuinely appreciate the music they hear.