the thrill of MOUNT PANORAMA, Australia’s
premier motor racing circuit - the only one that’s
public road you can drive on. The panoramic view from
Mountain Straight is worth a stop and photo opportunity.
and spend time in the NATIONAL MOTOR RACING
MUSEUM where the ‘King of the Mountain’
stands proudly outside to welcome all race fans.
in time at BEN CHIFLEY’s home.
See memorabilia of his time in office as Prime Minister
and household items from a bygone era.
door to Chifley home is the CHIFLEY EDUCATION
CENTRE. This centre provides a unique,
hands-on experience of life in the 194o’s.
COURT HOUSE Step inside this landmark building
right in the heart of the city.
enjoy the open space of KINGS PARADE
or MACHATTIE PARK in the heart of the
city. Listen for the CARILLON bells.
15 minute drive to HERITAGE PARK, home
of the Bathurst Sheep & Cattle Drome and formerly
an Army camp in the early 194o’s and migrant camp
eight years later. Enjoy learning about the major sheep
and cattle breeds of Australia.
Take a wander
through the BATHURST REGIONAL ART GALLERY to view travelling
exhibitions and see
some of the permanent collection that includes works
by Lloyd Rees.
is Australia’s oldest inland settlement. The wide
streets and historical buildings are unique
examples of days gone by. ABERCROMBIE HOUSE and MISS
TRAILL’S HOUSE are unique examples of early architecture.
travel to the beautiful Mudgee wine region.