January 1, 2024

Rediscover Summer This New Years!

Looking for something to do this Summer season? Got friend and relatives visiting and your not sure where to take them? Check out our short list of fun family activities to do this summer.

Minigolf at the Bathurst NRMA Panorama Holiday Park

The NRMA Panorama Holiday Park has a great gold rush themed minigolf course perfect for the whole family. The course is available to the public for a game fee, enquire with the holiday park office for more information. 


Cool off with a treat at Annie’s Old Fashioned Ice Cream Parlour

A treat for all ages Annie’s Ice Cream makes their ice cream in store. Try out the local favourites Sofala Gold and Bridle Track chocolate to cool off this summer.

Gold Panning with Jhob’s Gold Panning Tours

Just a short drive away in the historic gold mining town of Hill End the gold rush is still alive and well. Jhob runs gold panning tours daily during the school holidays kicking off at 12 mid day these tours are a must do for anyone with gold fever. Bookings required, call ahead to make sure you don’t miss out. 

Enjoy an afternoon gin tasting and cheese board at the Bathurst Grange Gin Distillery

With the longer afternoons and stunning sunsets, the Bathurst Grange Gin Distillery is the perfect spot to soak up the country air and enjoy an afternoon out with some award winning gin. Not only for the adults the the grange has alpacas and plenty to keep the kids entertained while you take a moment for yourself. Open Fridays & weekends for walk in tastings, distillery tours require a booking. 

Have a splash at the Manning Aquatic Centre

Open 7 days a week the aquatic centre is a great spot to beat the heat. With indoor and outdoor pools, a leisure pool and spa the Manning Aquatic Centre has something for everyone.

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