BATHURST 1000The Bathurst 1000 is a 1,000-kilometre touring car race held annually on the Mount Panorama Circuit in Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia. It is currently run as a championship event for Supercars.
BATHURST SHOWThe Royal Bathurst Show has long been regarded as the best west of Sydney and has boasted an average annual attendance in excess of 20,000 people. The Show is organised and run by the Bathurst Agricultural, Horticultural & Pastoral Association, a charitable community organisation who for 160 years have been promoting agricultural activities and all aspects of rural and country life in the Bathurst area.
MAYFIELD GARDENMayfield Garden is a botanical garden situated in Oberon in the Central Tablelands region of New South Wales, Australia. Located approximately 200 kilometres west of Sydney, the garden is one of the world's largest privately owned cool climate gardens, lying within a 2,000-hectare agricultural area.
TARONGA WESTERN PLAINS ZOOTaronga Western Plains Zoo is a home to over 700 animals including exotic and endangered species.
AUSTRALIAN FOSSIL AND MINERAL MUSEUMThe museum is located in the heart of Bathurst where is a home of the internationally renowned Somerville Collection.
Travelling in BATHURST
To travel anywhere within the Opal network, all you need is an Opal card.
Opal cards are a smartcard ticket that you keep, reload and reuse to pay for travel on public transport. Simply add value to your Opal card then tap on and tap off to pay your travel fares on trains, buses, ferries and light rail.
is the only ticket you need. The most convenient way of travelling on any mode of public transport in SYDNEY
Where to buy OPAL card
As an international student, you are entitled to an ‘Adult Opal card’. You can get an adult Opal card from any participating retailer, or you can order one from the Opal website.
For more information on Opal fares, visit: https://www.opal.com.au/en/opal-fares/
Train & Bus Timetable
For more information on train timetables, visit: http://www.sydneytrains.info/
It is very important that you understand your obligations as an international student in Australia. We refer all students to the Australian government website www.studyinaustralia.gov.au.
www.bathurstregion.com.au is a good website for students which has resources and information for international students about the life in Bathurst.