Bathurst Remembers

A World War II Exhibition marking V-J Day and 75th Anniversary of the end of WWII.

Bathurst Showground  |  Friday 12th August to Monday 15th August 2022  |  Gold Coin Donation Entry

Open from 9 am until 5 pm daily. This four day event will be held in the historic Pavillions at Bathurst Showground.

Featuring “Snapshots of World War II” , 600 enlarged, never before seen photographs from family collections of soldiers in action, battlefields, training, the home front, and Bathurst Army Camp.
There will also be “The Wall of Valour” , over 130 enlarged photographs of World War II servicemen and women with an association to Bathurst who enlisted and served.

Guest exhibitors will display over 3,000 military items and WWII memorabilia, uniforms, a WWII model railway, military vehicles, medals, RAAF and POW items, a rustic military picture theatre, and more.

Hear expert WW2 war historians and authors speak on Saturday 13th at 2pm and 4pm. The Last Post Ceremony arranged by the Bathurst RSL Sub branch will be held on Sunday 14th at 3pm. 


A selection of images representing a small portion of what is on offer at the exhibition.


For further information contact
Curator - Alan McRae (02) 6331 5404
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