Tesla CBD Supercharger


BATHURST is already seeing the benefits of the temporary Tesla Supercharger station, less than a month after it was installed. The station, located in the car park behind the old TAFE building, became operational on December 21, 2017. Since then, Bathurst Regional Council has already come across people from outside of the region recharging while they’ve […]

Major Boost for Bathurst Buy Local Gift Card!

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The Bathurst Buy Local Gift Card, an initiative of Bathurst Regional Council, has been given a major boost following the announcement that the Bathurst RSL Club has joined the program. The RSL Club will be using the cards in their regular prize draws for members, and issuing them as redemptions for accumulated members’ points. Bathurst […]

2017/2018 Bathurst CCTV Funding Program – Round 2

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2017/2018 BATHURST CCTV FUNDING PROGRAM – ROUND 2 Bathurst Regional Council is providing funding to assist local businesses improve security and community safety. Businesses within the Bathurst Local Government Area may apply for funding up to a maximum of $500 on a dollar for dollar basis, who address the criteria under the Bathurst CCTV Funding […]

Small Business First


Have you heard about Small Business First? Small Business First, is an online community fighting for Australian small businesses. With free membership (and always free) their community will be empowered through access to exclusive deals, support, and campaigns for action. Check out their website for current offers, answers to your questions via the community forum and […]

Get Online!


As a business in this day and age, having an online presence isn’t an option. 41.6% of small businesses (0-19 employees) in Australia have an online presence (ABS 2012), indicating that almost 60% of businesses are potentially missing out on a growing revenue stream. Additionally, six out of every ten adults actively shopped online in […]

Business Connect Request for Tender (RFT) now open


Business Connect Request for Tender (RFT) now open In 2012, the NSW Government launched the Small Biz Connect Program to provide quality small business advice through a network of mobile business advisors. In 2015, the Office of the NSW Small Business Commissioner commissioned an independent program review to ensure that business support services best met […]

Business Recycling

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          The Business Recycling website is specifically designed to make it easy for Australian small to medium sized business find re-use and recycling services in their area. Whether you run a café, a garage, a factory or an office, you will be able to find reuse or recycling options for much of […]

Welcome to the ideas boom


Innovation is about new and existing businesses creating new products, processes and business models. It is also about creating a culture that backs good ideas and learns from taking risks and making mistakes. Innovation is important to every sector of the economy – from ICT to healthcare, education to agriculture, and defence to transport. It is […]

Partnership & Sponsorship Opportunities

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Bathurst Regional Council offers local businesses and organisations the opportunity to partner or sponsor different Council business events from time to time. This allows your business or organisation to showcase your products and services to a diverse audience. The packages are flexible and can provide you with great exposure across the Bathurst business community. Council has a number of […]