What’s News

What’s News

We ask for your support and if you are unwell, please contact us byphone or email rather than in person.Community eventsIn the interest of public health and safety, Council has made changes to or cancelled the following events: April – May Village Meetings – cancelled NRL – ticket sales suspended ·Sustainable Living Expo and An Evening with Ed – cancelled and refunds will be provided ·High-Tec Oils Bathurst 6 Hour – rescheduled to November·Heritage Trades Trail – cancelled and refunds will be provided ·Chase the Rainbow – cancelled Council facilitiesCouncil remains open but is delivering many of its services differently. The Small Animal Pound is still providing pet adoptions but by appointment only.These facilities are closed to the public:• Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre • Bathurst Library • Bathurst Regional Art Gallery • Australian Fossil & Mineral Museum • Chifley Home • Bathurst Rail Museum • National Motor Racing Museum • Bathurst Visitor Information Centre • Bathurst Indoor Sports Stadium • Manning Aquatic Centre Bathurst • Kelso Community Hub – no Council services in operationOur focus remains on delivering essential services to the community and providing access to servicesand facilities where possible.Council meetings In the interest of the community’s health and safety, Council’s Policy Committee and Ordinary meetings will proceed without a public gallery at Council Chambers on Wednesday, 1 April at 6.00pm. The Small Animal Pound is still providing pet adoptions but by appointment only.These facilities are closed to the public:• Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre • Bathurst Library • Bathurst Regional Art Gallery • Australian Fossil & Mineral Museum • Chifley Home • Bathurst Rail Museum • National Motor Racing Museum • Bathurst Visitor Information Centre • Bathurst Indoor Sports Stadium • Manning Aquatic Centre Bathurst • Kelso Community Hub – no Council services in operationOur focus remains on delivering essential services to the community and providing access to servicesand facilities where possible.Council meetings In the interest of the community’s health and safety, Council’s Policy Committee and Ordinary meetings will proceed without a public gallery at Council Chambers on Wednesday, 1 April at 6.00pm.
Bathurst
27 Mar 2020
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Bathurst Library open for business but differently

MEDIA RELEASE 27 March 2020Livestreaming story times and craft sessions on Facebook, introducing temporary eMemberships, and expanding the digital resources available on its website are some of the wa…
Bathurst
27 Mar 2020
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Council responds to COVID-19 restrictions

Council responds to COVID-19 restrictions

MEDIA RELEASE 23 March 2020 Bathurst Regional Council has taken immediate action to respond to the raft of changes announced by the State and Federal Government in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Bathurst
23 Mar 2020
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What’s News at Bathurst Regional Council

Community events In the interest of public health and safety, Council has made changes to or cancelled the following events: · April – May Village Meetings – cancelled · NRL – ticket sales suspended ·…
Bathurst
20 Mar 2020
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Events cancelled in response to COVID - 19

Events cancelled in response to COVID - 19

MEDIA RELEASE 18 March 2020 In response to the COVID – 19 pandemic and for the health and safety of the community, Council has cancelled upcoming events.
Bathurst
18 Mar 2020
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Water security projects to be included on State Government’s critical needs list

Water security projects to be included on State Government’s critical needs list

Water security projects to be included on State Government’s critical needs list MEDIA RELEASE DATE 2020 Council’s Winburndale pipeline and stormwater harvesting projects will be included on the S…
Bathurst
2 Mar 2020
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Better Homes and Gardens star at this year’s Sustainable Living Expo

Better Homes and Gardens star at this year’s Sustainable Living Expo

MEDIA RELEASE 27 February 2020 Fast Ed from Better Homes and Gardens will be the guest speaker at this year’s Sustainable Living Expo on Saturday, 28 March.
Bathurst
28 Feb 2020
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Celebrate equality this International Women’s Day

Celebrate equality this International Women’s Day

MEDIA RELEASE 27 February 2020 Events for International Women’s Day are held around the world each year to celebrate women’s achievements they make to their community.
Bathurst
27 Feb 2020
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Bathurst Town Centre Masterplan Consultation Sessions

Bathurst Town Centre Masterplan Consultation Sessions

In September last year, Council and Charles Sturt University entered discussions to formulate a plan to strengthen Bathurst’s position as a regional education hub, including through a potential Charle…
Bathurst
25 Feb 2020
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