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Time Warp – Dec 7

The old Town Hall The pictured building is the old Town Hall (Council Chambers). It was close to the corner of Russell and William Streets. Land had been ...
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Time Warp – Nov 30

This charming and detailed sketch, circa 1904, was originally produced by photographers Beavis Bros and is one of an 11 part series. They give a remarkable,...
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Fire Stations

FIRE STATIONS Fighting fires in Bathurst was difficult in earlier times. Most buildings were wooden and there was no town water. The first brigade was fo...
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Hunt Club – Nov 2

BATHURST HUNT CLUB The first sporting association of any kind in this district was a hunt club. This was formed in 1825. Although that club eventually cl...
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Experiment Farms

One of the original aims of white settlement of Bathurst was the testing of various farming methods and crops. As part of this process, two parcels of land were...
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All Saints Cathedral

All Saints is the Anglican Church at the heart of the Diocese of Bathurst. The first Church of England service in the district was held on 7 May, 1815 when ...
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Burlington Theatre

The Burlington picture theatre was situated in upper William St approximately opposite St Marys school between Keppel and Piper streets. The site was first ...
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World War One Memorial

A plaque and associated flag staff commemorating the coo-ee recruitment marches of World War 1 and the army camp is located in front of the Beau Brown Pavilion ...