COVID-19 and the Bathurst Region

Updates and Information

The Bathurst Visitor Information Centre is open to all responsible travellers. Our opening hours are
9:30 am – 4:30 pm,  7 days.

Masks are required in all indoor areas and Covid-19 Safe Check-ins are also required at all businesses from 27 December. We recommend contacting individual businesses you plan to visit to check their up-to-date opening times and entry requirements and book ahead where possible.

When visiting, we kindly ask that you join the Bathurst community in practising appropriate social distancing and good hygiene to keep everyone safe. Please reconsider your trip to the Bathurst region if you are feeling unwell, or postpone your travel plans if you are coming from COVID-19 affected areas.

Always follow the latest rules from NSW Government concerning COVID-19, as they may change quickly in the event of an outbreak.

New Rules in NSW

Updated COVID-19 restrictions were put in place covering all of NSW from 27 December 2021. Proof of vaccination is not required for many venues, but face masks are again mandatory and QR code check in is required at all business premises.

Face Mask Rules

All people over the age of 12 must wear a face mask in all indoor areas, whilst on public transport or at a public transport waiting area or on an aircraft. Masks are strongly encouraged in all settings where you cannot physically distance.
Need more advice?

Call the National Coronavirus Helpline for more information or advice about COVID-19 and travel.

Bathurst Regional Council additional support resources and information for business and community.

For further advice on interstate and international travel, visit the NSW COVID-19 website.