Bathurst, New South Wales
New South Wales
|Coordinates||33°25′12″S 149°34′40″E / 33.42000°S 149.57778°ECoordinates: 33°25′12″S 149°34′40″E / 33.42000°S 149.57778°E|
|Population||35,020 (2016 census)|
|Elevation||650 m (2,133 ft)|
|Location||203 km (126 mi) NW of Sydney|
Bathurst is a city in the state of New South Wales, Australia. It is about 200km west of Sydney. Bathurst has a campus of Charles Sturt University and a cathedral.
Bathurst is famous for Mount Panorama racetrack. Every year the Bathurst 1000 motor race happens over Easter. The race is a 1000 km event. The racetrack is 6.213km. It usually takes drivers about 7 hours to complete the race.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Bathurst". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 30 November 2017.
- ↑ "Charles Sturt University in Bathurst". csu.edu.au. Archived from the original on 27 March 2010. Retrieved 23 March 2010.