Proclamation Day

When: Sunday 8 May
Proclamation Ceremony: 10.00am
Pillars of Bathurst: 11.00am
Location: Flag Staff, Bicentennial Park

Bathurst will be acknowledging the anniversary of its first Proclamation by Governor Lachlan Macquarie in 1815, on Sunday 8 May 2022. The event will consist of an Official Proclamation Ceremony at 10am at the Flag Staff announcing the 2022 Living Legends.

A commemoration of past Bathurstians will take place at the Pillars of Bathurst, followed by light refreshments. Residents are encouraged to wander along the Delightful Spots trail to learn about Bathurst’s rich history on self-guided tours.

The events will adhere to current NSW Health guidelines and activities will be conducted in a COVID Safe manner. We ask that when participating in activities, people maintain social distancing and do not attend any activity if feeling unwell or experiencing flue like symptoms.