Greater Bendigo’s own boutique cinema: voted one of the 25 most beautiful cinemas in Australia by Flicks.com.au

With plush couches, a licensed bar serving local beers, wines and snacks, and an amazing programme of current and classic films for the discerning film enthusiast. Operating in the grand setting of the Eaglehawk Town Hall, Star Cinema screens seven nights a week plus Friday, Saturday and Sunday matinees.

Our annual calendar includes special events, festivals, Q & As and cultural collaborations. Check out our monthly programme to see what’s happening this month. 

Our cultural calendar includes long standing collaborations with Alliance Française French Film Festival, Melbourne International Film Festival and the Big Bike Film Night, as well as our very own Eaglehawk Film Festival and Bendigo Festival of Australian Film.

For a truly memorable cinema experience that will keep you coming back, check out Star Cinema, one of Central Victoria’s ‘must do’ experiences.

- Click here for a virtual walkthrough of Star Cinema and Eaglehawk Town Hall

Star Cinema operates on the country of the Dja Dja Wurrung People, whose ancestors and their descendants are the Traditional Owners of this Country. We acknowledge their living culture and their unique role in the life of this region.

Here's what people are saying about their experiences:

★★★★★ "Most relaxing and friendly place to watch a movie in the Bendigo region. Easy and quick to book a couch online."
John, October 2022

“Beautiful place. I enjoy it every time I go.”
Cathy, February 2022

★★★★★ “Another 'must visit' experience in Eaglehawk. Set in the old town hall. Book a couch or enjoy the view from the balcony. Licenced venue. Friendly staff. Easy parking. Great mixture of screening options. Tonight? '68 Hollywood Bowl - The Doors. Magnificent!” Jaylee, 2021

★★★★★ “The place is a diamond. It’s brilliant to watch movies (great movies), from the comfort of a two seater couch. The staff and volunteers go out of their way to be helpful and supportive. Ten stars.” Cheryl, 2021

- Click here to read our current Strategic Plan (2019 – 2022) (PDF).