Tuesday, March 12
Breath Ezi. Senior Citizens' Centre, 176 Russell Street at 2pm. Call 6331 5331.
Can Assist will meet at Daffodil Cottage at 4.30pm. Contact Gen Croaker 63311601
Embroiderer’s Guild Bathurst Group. Bathurst Library 70-78 Keppel Street 10am-1pm. Call Lorraine Fry 6332 1699 or email Lorraine@geoff-fry.com.au.
Macquarie Male singers meets every Tuesday, from 7.30 at the Assumption School Hall, Mitre Street, Bathurst. We are an all-male choir with a singing strength of 30 members of all ages. For more information, contact John Kendall, 0427 410 625.’
Wednesday, March 13
Bathurst Community Climate Action Network. 12.30pm at the Bathurst Neighbourhood Centre, 96 Russell Street. Email Bob Hill firstname.lastname@example.org
Daffodil Cottage Volunteers. Daffodil Cottage, Bathurst Base Hospital Howick Street at 4pm. Call 6339 5347.
Diabetic Association Bathurst Branch. Bathurst RSL 114 Rankin Street 12noon. Call Alan McRae 6331 5404.
Bathurst Netball. Netball Clubhouse 261 Durham Street at 7pm.
Innerwheel of Bathurst. Bathurst RSL, Rankin Street at 12noon for 12.30pm. Call Lesley 6337 1203.
Legal Aid. Kelso Community Centre. 24 Bonnor Street, Kelso at 10am-12noon. Call 6331 2407.
Thursday, March 14
Arthritis Support NSW support group. Bathurst RSL today 10am-12noon. Call Nelma Brooks 0431 829 709.
Bathurst Highland Society meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month. Call the secretary, 6337 1283.
Bathurst Dance Group Bathurst RSL Club practice 6-7pm social dancing 7-10.30pm. Call Keith and Jenny Francis 6331 6414.
Rankin Cottage For crafts galore. 117 Rankin Street, 7 days at 10am-4pm. Call Pam 0497 015 964.
Meadow Flat market day, garage sale at the recreation ground. Stall holders wanted. March 31 from 9am to 2pm. Contact B and M Gunning on 6359 5276.
Sunday, March 17
Sunday only - Rebellion on the Turon – For those interested in Bathurst’s gold history and that of the Turon River and Sofala then make sure you join with the residents of the Turon Gold Fields, N.S.W. Corp of Marines, and Lithgow Living History in a day of historical re-enactments and displays. It starts at 10am with the firing of the 1820s cannon. The Redcoats will be there with pistol and sword duels. Ride a Cobb & Co coach, see the penny farthings and then visit the 1850s surgeon’s tent. Kids, be sure you visit the archaeological dig. The re-enactment of the “Rebellion on the Turon” with the Turon Diggers uprising against the gold licensing fee and the march on the Police Barracks will be sprung after a fresh corn lunch at 1pm.
The Auxiliary is looking forward to another year of fundraising and always welcome new members at their meetings. Wednesday, March 20. Join the members for afternoon tea after the meetings, which are held the third Wednesday each month, at 2pm in the St. Vincent's Function Room, Gormans Hill Road.
Celebrations for Harmony Day will be held on Saturday, March 23 at the Library Art/Gallery forecourt from 10.00am to 12 noon. The event will include morning tea, a barbecue, dancing, young musicians, drumming, and bagpipes. For more information call 6333 6523.
Sustainable Living Expo. Craig Reucassel, host of ABC television’s popular series “The War on Waste” will be the guest speaker at this year’s Sustainable Living Expo on Saturday, 23 March. The expo runs from 8.00am to 12.30pm and will be held in conjunction with the Bathurst Farmers’ Markets at the Bathurst Showgrounds. It will also feature family entertainment Zoo to You and The Radical Recyclers. Entry is by gold coin donation to Bathurst Lions Club. For more information visit or like @sustainablebathurst on Facebook.