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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. 

 

Water Restrictions Lawns

High water restrictions for home gardens apply from Friday, 28 August 2020 

Watering lawns IS permitted: before 10am or after 4pm;

  • On ODDS and EVENS * system
  • Before 10.00am or after 4.00pm
  • For a maximum of 60mins total including gardens and lawns on permitted days 
  • Using hoses with trigger nozzles,irrigation systems, microsprays, buckets and watering cans
  • A Council permit is required for new turf if restrictions cannot be adhered to (see Resources and Forms)

ODDS and EVENS system

Odd numbered properties are permitted to water on odd numbered calendar dates, even numbered properties are permitted to water on even numbered dates.

Properties with a range of street numbers should be treated as odd or even as per the first number in the range (e.g 15 - 18 Main Street be an odd property.

If a property has no street number it should be treated as an even property

The 31st of the month is a watering-free day - no properties are permitted to water.

For information how to best care for your lawn, see our Lawn Care Fact Sheet in the Resources and Forms section.