About the forecast areas
The 2018 population forecast for Bathurst (Central) is 7,346, and is forecast to grow to 8,329 by 2036.
Bathurst (Central) is an established township area, being predominantly residential, with some commercial land use. Bathurst (Central) is bounded by Mitre Street, a line running continuous of Mitre Street and the Macquarie River in the north, Queen Charlottes Creek in the east, Rocket Street, Havannah Street and Leena Street in the south, and Panorama Avenue, Browning Street, Peel Street and Lambert Street in the west. Bathurst (Central) is named after Lord Bathurst, Principal Secretary of State for the Colonies.