Bathurst really is the best of both worlds - a beautiful country lifestyle just two and a half hours from Sydney. Bathurst is Australia’s oldest inland settlement located just over 200 kilometres west of Sydney on the Macquarie River. The region is conveniently located with effective transport links to Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Canberra and there is no shortage of things to see and do if you want to explore or take a lazy Sunday drive. To find out more, please click on this link Bathurst Region.

Bathurst Regional Council provides employment opportunities in a diverse range of careers. Council employs more than 400 staff to deliver services which respond to the needs of the Bathurst community. 

Working at Bathurst Regional Council offers a great range of benefits including:

  • Employee assistance program
  • Paid parental leave
  • Employee education assistance
  • Rostered day off (for most full time positions)
  • Corporate gym membership
  • Work/life balance