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OUR VISION: To protect the lifestyle and environment through effective leadership, community involvement and commitment to service.


Council, in partnership with the RSPCA is pleased to announce that the next community pet de-sexing program will commence on Monday 12 June and run until to Friday 23 June 2017. The program provides a subsidised cost for the desexing of cats and dogs, with the cost of microchipping included. 1st vaccinations are included for dogs only. Pain relief and hospitalisation are included in the cost for both dogs and cats. Places are strictly limited and bookings are essential. To reserve a place you will need to contact one of the following Surgeries: • Stewart Street Veterinary Hospital 6331 1222 • Durham Street Veterinary Clinic 6334 2009 • Dr Tom’s Veterinary Practice 6332 3222 • Bathurst Veterinary Hospital 6332 5800. This program is open to pensioners and low income earners who are residents of the Bathurst Regional Local Government Area.

CAREERS @ COUNCIL Current career opportunities are listed below: GARDENER Parental leave contract, $955.70 - $1003.35 (includes industry allowance) Contact: Adrian Potts 6333 6283 Closing: 19 May 2017 GANGER TREE CREW (ARBORIST) Permanent full time, $980.70 - $1078.35 (includes industry allowance) Contact: Adrian Potts 6333 6283 Closing: 19 May 2017 MECHANIC Permanent full time, $955.70 - $1,003.35 (includes industry allowance) Contact: Terry Morgan 6333 6187 Closing: 26 May 2017 KERB AND GUTTER GANGER Permanent full time, $955.70 - $1,003.35 (includes industry allowance) Contact: Engineering Services 6333 6100 Closing: 26 May 2017 WATER TRUCK OPERATOR Permanent full time, $864.60 - $912.47 (includes industry allowance) Contact: Engineering Services 6333 6100 Closing: 26 May 2017

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES MOUNT PANORAMA Part of the Mount Panorama Motor Racing Circuit will be closed to traffic on Saturday 13 May and Sunday 14 May 2017, between the hours of 7am and 5.30pm, to allow the Bathurst Light Car Club to conduct two rounds of the Nulon National Championship. Supersprint – Saturday 13 May 2017 from the eastern side of McPhillamy Park gates on Skyline, through the Esses, Conrod and Pit Straights to Mountain Straight side of Hell Corner. Alternate access will be via Ray Bant Drive and Caltex Chase tunnel. Hillclimb – Sunday 14 May 2017 from the lower side of the Pit Entrance on Mountain Straight to the end of Skyline. Alternate access to the top of Mount Panorama will be via Barry Gurdon Drive. All enquiries regarding the Event should be directed to the Bathurst Light Car Club’s Clerk of the Course, Mr David Robinson, on 0418 652 419. Any inconvenience is regretted.

WELCOME WAGON MAYORAL RECEPTION Have you recently relocated to Bathurst or know someone who has? The next Welcome Wagon Mayoral Reception will be held on Wednesday 24 May 2017 at Bathurst Regional Council. The Welcome Wagon provides a great opportunity to meet the Mayor and other new residents.You will also receive a Welcome Pack to help you settle in to your new life in Bathurst. Please call 1800 44 88 96 or email for more information.

DRAFT BATHURST DELIVERY PLAN 2017-2021 AND ANNUAL OPERATIONAL PLAN 2017/2018 Council has adopted a Draft four year Delivery and Annual Operational Plan which includes: 1. Estimates of Income and Expenditure for 2017-2018 and three year plan to 2020-2021. 2. Statement of Revenue Policy for 2017-2018 You can have your say on the Draft Bathurst Delivery Plan and Annual Operating Plan until 4pm Tuesday 6 June 2017 by visiting or lodging a written submission to the General Manager, Private Mail Bag 17, Bathurst NSW 2795.

WHAT’S ON @ THE LIBRARY CYBER SAFETY FOR OLDER PEOPLE Presented by Legal Aid, Cyber Safety for Older People will be held at 10.30am on 18 May 2017. Covering common online scams, how to identify them, how to protect yourself online and how to report the scams to authorities, this is an important talk for older citizens who are getting used to the internet and technology. For more information, and bookings call Bathurst Library on 6333 6281.

PROJECT CLERK OF WORKS Permanent full time, $1,276.80 - $1,341.43 Contact: Bernard Drum 6333 6533 Closing: 26 May 2017 MAYOR’S ASSISTANT Permanent full time, $1,066.80 - $1,120.83 Contact: Human Resources 6333 6234 Closing: 26 May 2017 Council only accepts Online Applications. Please visit for further information & to apply. Public computer access is available at the Bathurst Library. 6

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May 11 - 17, 2017

YOUR SAY BATHURST HAVE YOUR SAY ON THE FUTURE OF CENTENNIAL PARK We want your opinion on what you think Centennial Park should be used for. Council is seeking feedback from a range of groups on the issues that have shaped and will impact the future of Centennial Park. Visit to take part in the conversation.

DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS & COMPLYING DEVELOPMENT CERTIFICATES Council approved the following applications for the period of 23 April to 29 April 2017. 2016/433

Telecommunications facility

Lot 1 Boundary Road, Mitchell


2 sheds and use of sheds as depot

Sofala Road, Wattle Flat


2 x 3 bedroom units, alterations to existing dwelling, carport and 3 lot residential subdivision

190 William Street, Bathurst



12 Hamley Street, South Bathurst


Additions to existing dwelling

4081 Sofala Road, Wattle Flat


Additions and alterations to dwelling

6 Rockley Street, Perthville


Dual occupancy (second dwelling) and 2 lot residential subdivision

29 Graham Drive, Kelso


Dual occupancy, 2 lot subdivision and retaining walls

14 Granite Rise, Kelso



118 Evernden Road, Llanarth


Dual occupancy and 2 lot residential subdivision

64 Emerald Drive, Kelso


Swimming pool and safety 166 Rocket barrier Street, Bathurst


Patio cover

7 McLean Street, Windradyne


Single storey dwelling and attached garage

36 Governors Parade, Windradyne


Single storey dwelling and attached garage

47 Mendel Drive, Kelso


Single storey dwelling and attached garage

60 Graham Drive, Kelso


Single storey dwelling and attached garage

19 Cheviot Drive, Kelso

Copies of the consents are available for public inspection, free of charge, during ordinary business hours at Council’s Environmental, Planning & Building Services Department, Ground Floor, Civic Centre, 158 Russell Street, Bathurst. Civic Centre 158 Russell Street Private Mail Bag 17 Bathurst NSW 2795

Telephone 02 6333 6111 Facsimile 02 6331 7211

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