Category Archives: Visit Lithgow

FEATURED LOOKOUT – Spooners Lookout, Katoomba

To the immediate east of Echo Point is Spooners Lookout and it’s about a 200m walk from the Visitor’s Information Centre and is wheelchair friendly. Pass through the archway, next to the Echo Point Visitor Centre, and you’ll soon be surrounded by soaring eucalypt forest, bird calls and fresh mountain air. Keep an eye out for the… Read More »

Kanangra Boyd National Park makes a great day trip

Have you been to Kanangra Boyd National Park? The Kanangra Boyd National Park is part of Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area, Kanangra-Boyd National Park is just 180km from Sydney. Enjoy superb scenery, abundant wildlife, cycling and walking. These happy snaps taken by Ask Roz Blue Mountains are just part of the beauty of the part.… Read More »

There’s Nothing Like Australia: Blue Mountains, New South Wales

Is it any wonder why we live in the Blue Mountains!  In case you need a reminder, watch this great video. 🙂 Experience The Blue Mountains, a nature lover’s paradise. Take in blue-hazed views of Three Sisters and the limestone Jenolan Caves. See Wolgan Valley Resort and Spa and other accommodation options. >> To FIND… Read More »

Now you can really Ask Roz 24/7

If you’re looking for some personal recommendations for a great place to eat, stay or shop or maybe something special to do this weekend then try our new service Ask Roz Q&A. Now you can literally “Ask Roz” about events, your plans or maybe you need some help with the website or your Ask Roz… Read More »

Photo theme of the week – Winter

This week we enjoy some amazing photographs by some of the regions best photographers as they look at “winter”. Ben Pearse Photography Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BenPearsePhotography Website: https://benpearsephotography.com.au/ Philip Johnson Photography Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/philipjohnsonphoto?fref=ts Red Bubble: http://www.redbubble.com/people/salieri1627?ref=account-nav-dropdown Smugmug: http://philipjohnsonphotography.smugmug.com/ Fine Art America: http://fineartamerica.com/art/all/Philip+Johnson/all Karen Edwards Photography Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/karenedwardsphotographyhartley Edwin Emmerick Photography Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Edwin-Emmerick-Photography/118551534898477?sk=timeline Dwight D’cruz – Crisp Image 4tography Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/crispimagephotography?fref=ts Web: http://www.crispimage4tography.com/ David Roma Photography… Read More »

Escarpment escape high tea: added value for seniors

Senior travellers can experience a taste of the nation’s opulent history, a portion of its rich heritage and a slice of cake when they indulge in the Escarpment Escape High Tea package to the Blue  Mountains – for just $75. Begin your journey by exploring Mark Foy’s “Palace in the wilderness’’, the genuinely iconic Hydro… Read More »

My favourite Blue Mountains Location

This week we look at the favourite locations of some of the Blue Mountains best photographers. David Roma Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/davidromaphotography Google+: http://google.com/+DavidRomaPhoto Instagram: http://instagram.com/davidromaphotography Twitter: https://twitter.com/davidromaphoto Web: http://www.davidromaphotography.com Tumblr: http://davidromaphotography.tumblr.com/ Warren Hinder https://www.facebook.com/bluemountainswalks www.bluemountainswalks.com.au www.warrenhinder.org Rene Kisselbach Website: www.renekisselbachphotography.com.au Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rene.kisselbach.photography Alex Long Facebook & Instagram – @alexlongphotography Karen Edwards https://www.facebook.com/karenedwardsphotographyhartley David Wimble http://www.darrinlangbienphotography.com/   >> To find… Read More »

Photographer of the week – Ask Roz

This week’s photographer of the week is Ask Roz Blue Mountains herself. Most photos are taken on an iPhone around the upper part of the Blue Mountains. >> To find other great things to see and do in the Blue Mountains, Lithgow and Oberon Regions get your FREE Ask Roz Blue Mountains Apple or Android app.… Read More »

Photographer of the Week – John Paix

This week’s Ask Roz Blue Mountains’ Photographer of the week is actually Videographer  John Paix. John is not a professional Videographer but what he lacks in expensive gear he makes up for with his passion and enthusiasm for the Blue Mountains region. Ask Roz Blue Mountains has regularly featured John’s videos. It’s just on 2 years since… Read More »

Photographer of the week – Alexander Long

The Ask Roz Blue Mountains’ Photographer of the week is Alexander Long. Alexander is a 17 year old talented local photographer who is currently in year 12 at Katoomba High School completing his HSC. He says “I explore both the natural and built environments within my works and I am particularly interested in light and time and… Read More »