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By | January 7, 2021

STAY INFORMED ~ Subscribe to Ask Roz Blue Mountains’ email updates Ask Roz Blue Mountains is a Digital Information Service that provides information on multiple digital platforms. We are locally owned and operated, unlike other information services who pretend to be. Aside from regional news and information, we have regular “subscriber-only” special offers. NB: If… Read More »

Bridal Veil View Lookout Leura

By | June 22, 2021

Updated: 22nd June 2021 Bridal Veil View Lookout, Leura should not be confused with Bridal Veil Lookout, which is across the valley. Bridal Veil View Lookout offers the best view of the Bridal Veil Falls, also know as Leura Falls.  The viewing platform is access down a metal ladder, which couple be challenging for some… Read More »

High Tea in the Blue Mountains

By | June 18, 2021

Updated 18th June 2021 The Blue Mountains has a reputation for providing amazing High Teas. Below is a list of some great places that won’t disappoint. The Hydro Majestic, Medlow Bath 52-88 Great Western Highway, Medlow Bath Location: https://w3w.co/busload.encodes.cuties Featuring majestic and panoramic views overlooking the Megalong Valley the Hydro Majestic is one of Australia’s… Read More »

Yulefest 2021, Winter Christmas in the Blue Mountains

By | June 19, 2021

Updated 17th June 2021 In July, a number of Blue Mountains foodie place are offering a wonderful Yulefest experience, it’s a great opportunity to enjoy a northern hemisphere Christmas in July. MOUNTAIN HERITAGE You’re invited to the ultimate Christmas in July experience at the Home of Yulefest, Hotel Mountain Heritage Blue Mountains. Hotel Mountain Heritage… Read More »

Blue Mountains Adventure Experiences

By | June 22, 2021

The Blue Mountains offers some amazing adventure activities including abseiling, canyoning, rockclimbing, mountain biking, bushwalking and horse riding.  Blue Mountains Adventure Company Abseiling, Rock Climbing, Canyoning, Bushwalking. It provides a fantastic environment for the thrilling adventure activities of abseiling, canyoning, rockclimbing, mountain biking and bushwalking – a lifetime’s worth of adventuring is to be had… Read More »

Origin of Blue Mountains Town Names

By | June 15, 2021

The Blue Mountains west of Sydney is steeped in History and each of its villages has a wonderful link to the exploring past. This list was compiled by John Low for the Blue Mountains Library. Lapstone (106m) The name “Lapstone Hill” was in use from at least the 1820s and derives from the shape of… Read More »

Blue Mountains Cellar Doors and Farm Gates

By | June 15, 2021

Updated: 14th June 2021 The Blue Mountains has a number of quality and diverse Cellar Doors and Farm Gates. TIP: If you click on “Location” link it will open “What 3 Words” and give you “turn by turn” directions. NOTE: Opening times can change so always make your own enquiries about open times before your… Read More »

Leura Cascades Picnic area

By | June 22, 2021

The Leura Cascades Picnic area has reopened after being closed for over 12 months following torrential rain in early 2020 that caused flooding and land slippages. Here: https://w3w.co/example.varnish.footprint The walk down along Leura Falls Creek to the main cascade area and after about 150m at the junction of the Prince Henry Cliff Walk track. We… Read More »

Blue Mountains Snowfall 10th June 2021

By | June 22, 2021

On Thursday 10th June 2021, the Blue Mountains in NSW had a great  Snowfall as part of a super chill that went across the state. This is a collection of photos, videos and 360° Virtual Tours produced by Ask Roz Blue Mountains. 360° Virtual Tours of Blackheath Memorial Gardens            … Read More »

Upgrading Govetts Leap Lookout

By | June 9, 2021

NPWS information June 2021 Govetts Leap In June last year, the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) asked the community for feedback on plans to upgrade Govetts Leap. We received lots of submissions and your feedback has been incorporated into a revised plan and lookout design. For more details and to receive further updates… Read More »

Leura Walking Tours

By | June 10, 2021

Updated 8th June 2021 Leura Walking Tours is operated by Sue Collins from Mountains Tales. The tour goes for 2 hours and it was astounding just what we didn’t know about Leura. Sue is extremely knowledgeable and didn’t refer to notes once. We enjoyed the walk with 4 other local mountains people, all of whom… Read More »