Monthly Archives: March 2017

What I Love About Holidays in NSW

By | March 29, 2017

Visit NSW has rolled out their new video ad campaigns for NSW destinations. “What I Love About Holidays in NSW” The campaign What I Love About Holidays in NSW is the latest digital marketing campaign and hosted on www.visitnsw.com/ilovensw. Destination NSW CEO Sandra Chipchase said: “To help visitors plan their next NSW getaway, Destination NSW has launched five short… Read More »

Concert to showcase local talent for Youth Week 2017

By | March 26, 2017

Some of the most talented performers from Blue Mountains high schools will be presented in a Youth Week 2017 showcase at a special concert at Blaxland High School on Thursday 6 April. Photo:  Winmalee High School rock band ‘Penny Dreadful’ is one of many acts on the Youth Week Concert program showcasing local talent in… Read More »

Iconic Blinky Bill Bus Stop Magic Restored

By | March 25, 2017

Many local residents and their children will remember how “the bush was alive with excitement” in Dorothy Wall’s Adventures of Blinky Bill. Now, the village of Glenbrook is alive with excitement at the completion of the new mural on the iconic bus stop. Photo: Artist Jayne Shephard shows Mayor, Cr Mark Greenhill the finished product… Read More »

The best Blue Mountains’ waterfalls to visit after rain

By | March 18, 2017

After good rainfalls over the greater Blue Mountains region, some beautiful Waterfalls spring into life. As the rain eases, the volume of water in the waterfalls around the Blue Mountains will decrease quickly. That being said, you should still get some great photo opportunities. In this article, we’ll look at some of the most popular… Read More »

The Paul Harris Memorial Lookout, a Blackheath treasure

By | March 12, 2017

The Paul Harris Memorial lookout is a surprise. It’s hidden and seldom visited and would be the only lookout in the Blue Mountains that is viewed from a shelter. The Paul Harris Lookout is marked by a concrete and steel structure providing shelter to visitors taking in views over Blackheath Glen and Shipley Plateau. This lookout… Read More »

2017 Charleston Challenge – World Record Attempt, Blue Mountains, Australia

By | March 8, 2017

Filmed on 25th February 2017 at the Hydro Majestic Hotel in the Blue Mountains of Australia. Kitty Von Tastique was the Ambassador for the ‘Roaring 20s Festival & All That Jazz’ this year. Although they didn’t break the record they had lots of fun trying! Dancers leading the Charleston Challenge were from the Sydney Swing Katz.… Read More »

Katoomba Falls and Witch’s Leap Katoomba

By | November 3, 2019

A walk down to the middle level of Katoomba Falls after rain as a great experience. The photos on this page were taken on Saturday 4th March 2017 using an iPhone. To do the walk, park your car beside the Katoomba Kiosk and take the track to the right of the Kiosk. The track heads down… Read More »