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Regional Facts

Population (as of June 2013)
Bathurst Region 41,051
Rural Area 2,417

Average temperatures
Summer Min 12.7°C Max 27°C
Winter Min 1°C   Max 12°C

Average Rainfall
Bathurst area 634mm per annum

Elevation (meters above sea level)
Bathurst 670.27m
Mount Horrible 1204m
Mount Panorama 871m
Mount Ovens 1276m
Mount Tennyson 1152m

Bathurst Region 3,821.9sq kms
Bathurst City 239.64sq kms
Longitude & latitude e149° 39.1m s 33°24.6m

Sheep (wool, prime lambs), cattle, wheat, vegetables, honey, orchards (apples, peaches), grapes, forestry, vineyards.

Key Industries
Education, food processing, mapping, timber and pet food manufacturing.


Public Internet Access

Available at:

Bathurst Visitor Information Centre, 1 Kendall Avenue. Open 7 days from 9am to 5pm

Bathurst Library, 70-78 Keppel Street. Open 10am - 6pm Monday to Saturday and 11am to 2pm Sunday.

Many Bathurst businesses have free Wi-Fi look out for the signs.