You can be collected from your accommodation by Bathurst
Tours for the old town square walking tour or you can
meet at the starting point in the old town.
and around Machattie Park, this 1.5hr walking tour will
help you appreciate how carefully this beautiful garden
was laid out in 1890. Learn about the convict history
in the park; the people who created the park as you
see it today; hear about its darker side during the
also admire the Courthouse, the Carillon and learn about
the history of the 1830’s Ribbon Gang Bushrangers.
the 1876 public school and so much more. Finish this
amazing tour with an ice cream or coffee at one of Bathurst’s
institutions – Annie’s Ice Cream parlour.
Darwin thought the Bathurst area was a ‘God forsaken
place’ when he visited in the 1820’s. We’re
sure you’ll have a much better opinion of Bathurst
than that of Mr Darwin when he visited here.
Heritage Matters Royalty, Ice cream or coffee
does the tour start?
at the Bathurst Visitors Information Centre or from
your accommodation by prior arrangement
long is the tour?
Can start at various times to suit your group
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