Daffodil Cottage is an oncology/palliative care and treatment facility in the grounds of Bathurst Base Hospital. This facility, originally built by the Bathurst community, provides treatment, advice and referrals to cancer patients from the Central West of NSW. Members regularly maintain the garden around Daffodil Cottage and having been doing so for several years.
The garden at Bathurst Independent Living Skills was a former community project. A beautiful and inviting space was created by members of Bathurst Gardeners’ Club and other community groups and students.
For the club’s involvement in community projects it has twice been awarded The Eleanor McLeod Award from Garden Clubs of Australia “For Outstanding Service by an Affiliated Club to the Community”.
The next meeting will be Sunday the 5th of February, commencing at 2pm. Location – 3442 Great Western Highway, Yetholme. Directions – From Bathurst head to Yetholme, 2.5km past the Yetholme service station turn left to Sunny Corner Road. Then take the first left onto Kirkconnell School Road. At the end of the road drive through the gate into the paddock for parking. Please be cautious after the meeting when returning onto the highway.