The group has been nominated for a Chifley Heritage Award for our Line of Bonnets project. The award, which will be announced on May 6 at the Bathurst Macquarie Heritage Medal and Bathurst Regional Heritage Awards dinner, will go to the project that demonstrates the most outstanding contribution to the built, natural or cultural heritage of the Bathurst region. The Line …
Great talk on Irish Orphan girls and women
What an amazing afternoon at the Bathurst Library Meeting Room with our Guest Speakers – Dr Perry MacIntyre and Leonie Blair. We had a full house with an engaging audience and great presentations. Thank you to all who attended. we are certain you went away in awe of those Irish Orphans girls and women as we certainly did
Autumn Colours: Our Group is once again participating in many of the activities that will be held during March – May in Bathurst. A program of the various events our Group will participate in is attached HERE (1pg) Further details are also available on the autumn colours website.
Award for our Cemetary Restoration Project
Bathurst Family History Group has been awarded a Heritage Certificate for our Cemetery Restoration Project by the Bathurst & District Branch of National Trust of Australia (NSW). We thank the Bathurst Branch of the Trust for their kindness in recognising our efforts and our members who have contributed their time, efforts and skill for this project.