Criterion G

“Strong or special association with a particular present-day community or cultural group for social, cultural or spiritual reasons.” 

Bells Beach Surfing Recreation Reserve (VHR H2032) is significant for its long and continuous association with the Victorian and Australian surfing community and as the location of the world’s longest running surf competition.

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Loong, Chinese Dragon (VHR H2120) is a ceremonial dragon held by the Golden Dragon Museum, Bendigo. It is a rare surviving artefact associated with the Victorian Chinese community’s customary and continuing practice of public performances and processions in different parts of the state.

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