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After Hours (02) 6334 2795
Civic Centre Hours 8:30am - 4:45pm (Monday to Friday, except Public Holidays)
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  • Harmony Day23 March 2019

    Harmony Day
    23 March 2019

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From the Mayor's Desk

Bathurst Cycling Classic

This weekend will see our city and surrounds transform into a haven for cycling enthusiasts with the Bathurst Cycling Classic.

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Wed Mar 20 @18:00 -
Ordinary Council Meeting
Sat Mar 23 @08:00 - 12:30PM
2019 Sustainable Living Expo
Sat Mar 23 @10:00 - 12:00PM
Harmony Day
Sat Mar 30
Bathurst NRL
Wed Apr 03 @18:00 -
Policy Committee
Mon Apr 08 @18:00 -
Sunny Corner Village Meeting

Chifley Dam Algae Status

Red StoplightAn Red Level alert is currently in place for Chifley Dam.  Chifley Dam is CLOSED for all water related recreational activities. For further information please click here.

Environment Protection Authority - Pollution Incident Response Management Plans and Data
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Current Water Restrictions

Water Restrictions High

12 March 2019 Chifley Dam Level is at 47.9%

Free Water for Verified Primary Producers

Key Features


Bathurst Regional Airport is a Licensed Security Airport in accordance with Civil Aviation Regulations and the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA).  As a result, a high degree of safety requirements and regulatory controls are in place.


Security Measures

  • Independent annual safety audits by CASA
  • Secure Baggage, Security Fencing, Close Circuit TV Cameras internal and external to the Terminal
  • Formal Maintenance, Safety and Security Plans
  • Regular security conducted by the RRDT (Regional Rapid Deployment Team)
  • Daily safety inspections by Senior Groundsman who is on call 24 hours





 Airport Runways

  • The main runway is 1.7 km in length with a bitumen sealed surface
  • The secondary runway is 1.3 km in length with a gravel surface, for use by small aircraft only
  • Glider strips runs parallel to the main runway and the secondary runway 
  • Pilot activated Runway Edge Lighting  




Navigational Aids

  • Automatic Weather Station
  • Non Directional Beacon Radio Transmitter (NDB)
  • Aerodrome Frequency Response Unit “Beep Back” (frequency identifying Bathurst Airport)
  • Private Aircraft Hangars
  • Air conditioned Passenger Terminal
  • Unrestricted Car Park (security video surveillance)
  • Public Transport – Taxi Stand  

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