Considering moving to the Central West Region for a new career and lifestyle opportunity?
Check out the below advantages!
Bathurst is known as an emerging food and wine destination. Whether you’re after a fine dining experience with accompanying local wines or simply want to enjoy a hearty pub meal – Bathurst can cater to your needs. Over the past few years Bathurst has also received major culinary awards from Australia’s Best Restaurant of the Year, to Sydney Market’s Regional Green Grocer of the Year.
Bathurst is a vibrant arts and cultural community. There are a multitude of activities, facilities and centres where you can immerse yourself in art, books, theatre and music. From the Bathurst Regional Art Gallery and Memorial Entertainment Centre, to the Macquarie Philharmonia and Regional Library – all needs and tastes are catered for.
In addition to the ‘car race that stops a nation’ – the Bathurst 1000 on Mount Panorama – Bathurst is known for its passionate pursuit of sporting and recreational activities. Well-serviced by a range of high-quality facilities and venues, there are over 70 different sporting groups and organisations that call Bathurst home.
With a young resident demographic and home to Charles Sturt University, Bathurst shopping facilities and options have increased dramatically over the past few years. There are now 7 shopping centres home to major Australian retailers as well as shopfront and boutique options on Bathurst’s main streets. From fashion to farm equipment – Bathurst has it all.
Bathurst residents are well looked after with high-quality health care and ancillary services. Selected as a regional training centre for GP’s, it boasts a new public hospital and private day surgery unit. Other specialist services include oncology, obstetrics, radiology, physiotherapy, pediatrics, mental health and aged-care.
Only 200 kilometres from Sydney, Bathurst is well-serviced by air, rail and coach services. There are 6 flights per day into Sydney with flights to other key city centres. Bathurst is also serviced by its own bus service and of course, you’ll enjoy stress and traffic free travel on the roads!