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 of Bathurst Gardeners’ Club will be on Sunday the 4th of April, 2pm at 205 William Street, Bathurst. Two access points: one off William Street and flat access from Rocket Street via the Driveway. May meeting is on Sunday the 2nd of May at 27 Logan Street, Eglinton.