Autumn is traditionally the time when the Bathurst region focuses upon its rich and fascinating past, with many of the region's historic sights brought to life through a series of tours and activities. These provide a rare opportunity to go behind the scenes and discover the moments, events and characters that make up the story […]
This exhibition will be displaying works by Sharon Shelton in conjunction with NPWS (Hill End) and HEATGG (Hill End and Tambaroora Gathering Group). This unique exhibition will showcase the historic Bridle Track. On display will be Sharon’s original paintings in watercolour, pastel, white pencil and mixed media, along with photographs, three books on the Bridle Track and a 1,000 piece jigsaw. Come and meet the […]
Blue Mountains-based multi-discipline artist Peter Spilsbury works with sculpture, drawing, installation and video. On graduating from St Martins School of Art in London, he worked at the Institute of Contemporary Arts and was involved in various projects in visual arts, music and performance. After moving to Australia in 1974, Spilsbury continued his art practice while […]
Steven Cavanagh and Wendy Sharpe have been friends for a decade. Their work can be viewed as a dialogue between two artists who explore the drama of light and dark within different mediums. Steven, a photographer, and Wendy, an acclaimed painter, respectively observe light with an emotional intensity and a fascination of the visual play […]
Hardenvale – Our Home in Absurdia is a real-scale, immersive, house-like environment by Australian artists Catherine O'Donnell, Kellie O'Dempsey and Todd Fuller. Through drawing, projection, built form, sound and movement, this collaborative project references the architecture of post war fibro housing as well as spaces the group describe as 'the cultural fringe of Australia'. Crossing […]
Celebrate NSW Seniors Festival 2021 at Bathurst Library with a special film screening of This Beautiful Fantastic, a charming modern fairy tale about love, friendship and gardening. The film revolves around the unlikely of friendship between a reclusive young woman with dreams of being a children's book author and a cantankerous widower, set against the […]
Come and Join us each Wednesday Night for our Harness Racing Meetings. The bistro is always open along with the bar and TAB facilities. Enjoy the excitement of the trots !
Local theatre maker Adam Deusien and singer/songwriter Abby Smith invite you to a special performance in response to the exhibition Hardenvale. Referencing local Bathurst experiences, enjoy an intimate afternoon that reveals the voices of our region, told through story and song.
Come and meet the local growers and browse their fresh seasonal produce. Boutique cordials, free range chickens; eggs, meat, gourmet pies, honey, jams, mustards, plants, shrubs, flowers, fresh fruit and vegetables are just part of the produce on sale. You are supporting local producers and your community when you come to the Bathurst Farmer’s Markets! […]
The Tarana Community Farmers Market is held on the 4th Sunday of every month. Enjoy local produce and help support your local farmers and producers. Connect with your food and its growers.
Come along to our annual Soldiers Saddle race meeting for a fun day out and experience some real ‘horse power!’ Visit our website closer to the day for more details and exact start times.
This popular High Tea includes scrumptious savoury and sweet treats. Enjoy a variety of leaf tea, plunger coffee and elegant live classical Celtic harp music. Main rooms and gardens are open to explore. This is an outstanding afternoon of elegance and style. Adult $49; Concession $45; Child under 14 yrs $25. Tickets available at Bathurst […]