Governor General plans a day trip to Bathurst

VISIT: Governor General Sir Peter Cosgrove is coming to Bathurst.
VISIT: Governor General Sir Peter Cosgrove is coming to Bathurst.

BATHURST Regional Council will host a civic reception for Governor General Sir Peter Cosgrove at Bathurst RSL on Sunday.

The governor general will be in town to attend a commemorative service for nurses who have served Australia during times of conflict.

Since the Boer War, 102 Australian nurses have died on active service, while many civilian nurses have given their lives serving others.

The service will be at the All Saints’ Anglican Cathedral.

While in town he will also visit the Bathurst War Memorial Carillon.