Bathurst Community Diary

Autumn Festival: Mayfield Gardens, 530 Mayfield Road Oberon. 9-4.30pm. Call 6336 3131. Saturday, April 14 – Sunday, April 29.
Autumn Festival: Mayfield Gardens, 530 Mayfield Road Oberon. 9-4.30pm. Call 6336 3131. Saturday, April 14 – Sunday, April 29.

Friday, April 13

Royal Bathurst Show will be held at the Bathurst Showground from 9am-10pm on Friday and Saturday and 9am-4pm on Sunday. Teddy Bear Hospital will be at the show from 10am-2pm on Friday, 10am-4pm on Saturday and 10am-noon on Sunday.

Saturday, April 14

Cemetery Wander will begin at the Dean Street entrance to Bathurst Cemetery at 2pm. Bookings are essential at the Bathurst Visitor information Centre. Call 1800 681 000.

Autumn Festival will be held at Mayfield Garden from 9am-4.30pm from Saturday, April 14 to Sunday, April 29. Call 6336 313. 

Animal enthusiasts, pet owners and those seeking an additional family member are invited to the Bathurst Pet Expo from 10am to 1pm at the Bathurst Library/Art Gallery forecourt on Keppel Street.

Sunday, April 15

Cheek To Cheek, a celebration of Hollywood’s most iconic song and dance partnerships, will be performed at the Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre at 2pm. Bookings: 6333 6161.

Guided Tour of Perthville Convent Heritage Centre in Tennison Woods Avenue will be held from 2-4pm. Bookings essential from the Bathurst Visitor Information Centre. Call 1800 681 000.

High Tea will be held at Abercrombie House, 311 Ophir Road from 2.30pm. Tickets are available at the Bathurst Visitor Information Centre. Call 6332 1444 or 6331 4929.

Miniature Railway steam train rides will be held at the John Matthews Sporting Complex from 11am-3pm. Call 6331 5798. Cost: $2 per ticket.

Monday, April 16

Meet Holly Ringland, author of The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart, at BooksPlus at 157 Howick Street at 6pm. Ringland’s debut novel is about a young girl who has to learn the hard way that she can break the patterns of the past. Taken in by her grandmother, a flower farmer, she has been raised on the language of Australian native flowers. This will be a free event. RSVP to 6331 5994 or admin@booksplus.com.au.

Bathurst Regional Council will hold its village meeting at Raglan Community Hall at 6.30pm.

PCYC activities: gymnastics, parkour and boot camp. Cost: $25 for a half day or $30 for a full day. To book, call 6331 2191.

School holiday activity: Where’s Wally at Bathurst Library from 10.30am-12.30pm for six to 17 years. Cost: $10 per child. For inquiries, call 6333 6281.