Bathurst Regional Council welcomes all visitors to the Bathurst Winter Festival. We are dedicated to continually improve access to all visitors and welcome feedback and suggestions on any accessibility related issues – email us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call Council on 6333 6111

Ice Rink
Wheelchair Access is available into the Café building next to the Ice Rink via a ramp.

LiveBetter Accessibility Day, Friday 13 July 2018
Empowering those with disability to enjoy the fun of the Bathurst Winter Festival
Bathurst Regional Council has partnered with LiveBetter to provide ice skating sessions for people with disability and their families. A number of skating sessions will run on Wednesday 5 July with a reduced capacity and volunteers from LiveBetter on hand to help out. Our aim is to ensure people of all abilities can be part of the Bathurst Winter Festival, in a safe and supported environment.
Time: 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm
Cost: $5 per person (carers do not require a ticket)
To Book: Contact LiveBetter on 0428 068 776 or Council on 6333 6111

Illuminations
Illuminations will be displayed each night of the festival from dusk until 10 pm at:
• Bathurst Court House
• Court House Lane
• The Fernery, Machattie Park
• The Cathedral of St Michael & St John

Wheelchair access is available along the footpaths near each of the Illumination locations.

Festival Nights: 7 July and 14 July
Disability access on the Festival Nights is available via Corner George Street and Russell Street.
Disability parking is available on George Street and RSL car park

Other Accessibility
ReadSpeaker is available on the Bathurst Winter Festival website. For more information on Readspeaker click here

Contact Us
For access information, bookings for LiveBetter Ice Skating Sessions or feedback, contact Bathurst Regional Council on 6333 6111