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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

Vaccinations

Congratulations to everyone in our community for your continued commitment to getting the Covid-19 vaccination. According to the latest statistics released by the Australian Government’s Operation COVID Shield, as at 17 October, 93.1 per cent of the Bathurst Local Government Area population aged over 15 have received their first dose and 81.8 per cent have had their second dose.

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Events

Sat Nov 06 @12:00 -
DIY your Wardrobe
Sat Nov 06 @16:30 -
Smart Women Choose Sustainable Fashion
Sun Nov 07 @12:00 -
Make Reselling your Side Hustle
Sun Nov 07 @14:00 -
How to Host a Garage Sale
Sun Nov 07 @16:30 -
How to Host a Virtual Garage Sale
Thu Nov 11
Challenge Bathurst

Waste Management Centre (TIP)

is open seven days a week except Good Friday and Christmas Day. 
Monday to Friday 7:30am–4:30pm
Saturday and Sunday
8:30am–3:00pm

Current Water Restriction Level is HIGH

High Water Restrictions

5 October 2021 Chifley Dam Level is at 100.9%
Chifley Dam is OPEN.  
Please use COVID safe practices while at the Dam.
More Information:

Chifley Dam Algae Status

Amber StoplightA GREEN Level alert is currently in place for Chifley Dam.  For further information including stock alerts, please click here. 

 

Resources and Forms

HIgh Level Water Restrictions Resources

Overview of High Water restrictions (Document) 

Lawn High Water restrictions (Document)

Videos

For links to a series of resources available to assist gardeners with Water Smart Gardening please see below;

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1_J2EFvPaXA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SGG-qgUX0uw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ItkQsd4PqoM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ItkQsd4PqoM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eM-k92p8yV8

Exemption and Permit Forms

Residential Exemption Form - High Water Restrictions (Form)

Business (and community service) Exemption Form - High Water Restrictions (Form)

Permit to access bulk water - High Water Restrictions (Form)

Factsheets

Greywater Use Factsheet (Document)

Lawn Care Factsheet (Document)

Home Garden Factsheet (Document)

Home Garden Plants Factsheet (Document)

Business Checklist and Plans

Business - Water Saving Checklist - HIgh Water Restrictions(Form)

Business - Water Efficiency Plan - High Water Restrictions (Form)

Council's Drought Management Plan 2014 (Document)

Council's Report on Recreation Parks & Gardens Water Restrictions Actions (Document)

List of Council's Recreation Parks & Gardens and Water Restriction Actions (Document)

Web links to support resources

Business Information Session Presentation

Smart Water Advice in the Home

Smart Water Advice in the Garden

Department of Primary Industries - Drought Hub webpages

Water NSW - Drought Information