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Telephone (02) 6333-6111

After Hours (02) 6334-2795

Civic Centre Hours 8:30am - 4:45pm (Monday to Friday, except Public Holidays)

Telephone (02) 6333 6111
After Hours (02) 6334 2795
Civic Centre Hours 8:30am - 4:45pm (Monday to Friday, except Public Holidays)
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From the Mayor's Desk

Reducing landfill at the Waste Management Centre assists in reducing greenhouse gas emissions, reducing costs to the community and consequently frees up funds that can be re-invested into other services and facilities.

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Environment Protection Authority - Pollution Incident Response Management Plans and Data
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Council Merger Update

New Waste Collection Service

Recycling bin taken away update

bin post it 28 April 3

 Need more Information?
Contact the Waste Hotline on
1300 725 415

Winter Festival


Russell Street between William and George Streets will be closed from 27 June to 25 July for the Bathurst Winter Festival. Visit for festival information.

Adventure Playground

Corner of Durham and Hope Streets, Bathurst

Park-Garden-Trees Picnic tables Playground Toilets BBQ

Flying fox fun  


The Bathurst Adventure Playground was opened to the community on 21 December 2009, providing Bathurst residents and its visitors with a state of the art outdoor play space and recreational facility for the whole family.

Located within Victoria Park, on the corner of Durham and Hope Street, the Bathurst Adventure Playground is a specifically designed playground providing recreational activities for able bodied persons as well as a number of play items designed for people with disabilities.

Created with a dinosaur theme, the Adventure Playground contains a wide range of play equipment and landscape structures that are intended to stimulate the imagination of children whilst they play. 

Sundial at Adventure Playground Rock climbing walls







Some of the play items and interactive features that have been installed within the Bathurst Adventure Playground include:

  • dual flying fox
  • large metal slide & toddlers double slide
  • large sand pit with water spout
  • stockyard maze
  • imaginative play cubby house
  • rockers and whirlygigs
  • climbing structure and rock wall
  • working sun dial
  • sound activated dinosaur noises
  • musical deck notes
  • dinosaur sculptures & footprints