Road Closures

Temporary Road Closure - Russell and Alpha Streets

Council advises that a temporary road closure will take place from the 15 April to the 26 April at the intersection of Russell and Alpha Streets. Detours will be in place.

This closure is for the pipeline works associated with the water harvesting project works.

Please contact Hynash on 0437042095, for any information regarding this closure.


Temporary Road Closure - Bathurst NRL

The Bathurst NRL match between Penrith Panthers and Wests Tigers will be taking place on Saturday 20 April 2024. The following changes to traffic conditions will be in place.

Saturday 20 April 2024 | 6.00am to 10.00pm

Road Closures

  • Closure of Howick Street, between Bentinck and Seymour Streets.
  • Closure of the southbound traffic on Durham Street, between the Bathurst Visitor Information Centre entrance and Havannah Street. Northbound traffic on Durham Street will remain open with one way traffic only.
  • Resident access will be available during the closure.

No Parking

  • No parking along the Great Western Highway, between Durham and Havannah Streets.
  • No parking on Howick Street, between Seymour and Havannah Streets.
  • No parking on Durham Street, between the Great Western Highway and Havannah Streets.
  • Within the Bathurst Visitor Information Centre carpark (parking will still be available for Bathurst Tourist Visitor Information Centre and Harvest Cafe customers only).

Taxi & Bus Zone and Drop-off/Pick-up Zone

  • A drop off and pick up point for buses and taxis and private vehicles will be established on the northern side of Howick Street between the vehicle entry into the Sportsground and Havannah Street.

Accessible Parking

  • A designated accessible parking zone will be available at the Bathurst Sportsground (entry via Howick Street).


For further information, contact Bathurst Regional Council Events on (02) 6333 6111.

Bathurst and Rockley ANZAC Day Service and March

The 2024 Anzac Day Service and March will be held on Thursday 25 April 2024, with temporary road closures in place within the Bathurst Central Business District and Rockley, as follows:  

1.  Russell Street between William and George Street from 4.00am until 12.00 midday. 

2.   For the duration of the Anzac Day March, progressive temporary closure of the following roads –  

  • Rankin Street between the laneway (Gallipoli Road) into the RSL Car Park and Russell Street, 

  • Russell Street between Rankin and William Streets, 

  • William Street between Russell and Church Streets, 

  • Church Street between William and George Streets, 

  • George Street between Church and Russell Streets, and 

  • Russell Street between George and William Streets, for the termination of the March. 

3. Rockley - Budden Street - 7.30am to 10.00am

 Any inconvenience is regretted. 


Vehicle Certification Testing


 Council advises that a section of Lloyds Road between Vale Road and Gormans Hill Road will be temporarily closed on Wednesday 8 May 2024 between 9:30am - 2:30pm.

The temporary closure is for vehicle certification testing.

Any inconvenience is regretted.