Category Archives: Love Local

Review ~ Monkey Creek Cafe + Panty

By | July 10, 2022

REVIEW by ARBM The Monkey Creek Cafe is located in the small community of Dargan on the Bells Line of Road, just west of Bell. The current owners are very experienced locals who offer an excellent menu. We enjoyed “Ham Cheese Croissant” and a “Pulled Pork Roll” with tea (real tea leaves). The Pulled Pork… Read More »


Winter Magic Revival Festival returns August 26th – 27th 2022

By | July 10, 2022

The Blue Mountains – Winter Magic Revival Festival Over 100 Artists, Events and Features this August 26 – 27 2022 After minimal tourism for a number of years, The Winter Magic Revival Festival will take place in Katoomba this August and is set to be the new jewel in the Blue Mountains tourism crown. Listen… Read More »


Potbelly Medlow cafe in Medlow Bath – REVIEW

By | June 19, 2022

REVIEW by Philip Johnson – 18th June 2022 BEST CAFES in the Blue Mountains 𝗣𝗢𝗧𝗕𝗘𝗟𝗟𝗬 𝗠𝗘𝗗𝗟𝗢𝗪 1 Railway Parade, Medlow Bath Here: Open: 7am – 3:30pm, 7 days Today, I visited the new Potbelly Medlow in Medlow Bath. The café has had many names, but now it’s in the hands of a new owner… Read More »


Mountains Tales walking tours of Leura and Katoomba

By | May 15, 2022

Mountains Tales is a Blue Mountains owned business offering well researched, quality village walking tours of the upper mountains. Whether you are a mountain local, or a visitor to our backyard, join Sue from Mountains Tales and you will learn so much about our villages. The Leura Story, looks at the history of the village, focusing… Read More »


Ask Roz Blue Mountains Podcast

By | April 25, 2024

Find great things to see and do in the greater Blue Mountains region using the Ask Roz Blue Mountains Podcast. The Blue Mountains most listened to visitor information podcast. [wp-rss-aggregator feeds=”ask-roz-blue-mountains-podcast”] All here: OLDER episodes here:  


Two Doctors Whiskey Tavern at Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains launched

By | January 4, 2022

Dr Jerry Schwartz and Prof John Rasko craft Two Doctors whiskey and launch a new whiskey bar at Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains Two Doctors Whiskey Tavern makes a “visit to the doctors” a lot more appealing Two prominent Sydney doctors, Prof John Rasko and Dr Jerry Schwartz, are putting their talents together for another very… Read More »


Hargraves Lookout, Blackheath

By | January 11, 2023

Hargraves Lookout offers accessible and offers outstanding views over the Megalong Valley. There are now 2 accessible safe lookouts and very flash toilets. The only wonder is that there are no picnic tables other than the two in the stone “old school” historic picnic shelter and there is only one bench. This is a great… Read More »


Blue Mountains Visitor eMag

By | November 1, 2023

Unlocking the Blue Mountains: Your Ultimate Guide with Blue Mountains Visitor eMag! Are you ready to embark on a journey through the stunning Blue Mountains region, one of Australia’s most captivating destinations? Look no further than the Blue Mountains Visitor eMag, your go-to source for all things extraordinary in this picturesque locale. Unveiling the Best:… Read More »


Honeymoon Bridge Katoomba

By | September 22, 2021

Another great family walk ~ Honeymoon Bridge at the base of the 1st Sister.   When was the last time you walked across Honeymoon Bridge?   KEY POINTS • Distance: 1km • Time: 40 mins return PLUS browsing time • Best time of the day: Any time • Kid-safe: Yes with supervision, but not little… Read More »


Weekend eMag by Ask Roz Blue Mountains

By | September 17, 2021

Our Blue Mountains “Weekend” eMag is back.  EACH week, a new edition will be published with information that will help you enjoy your weekend. You only need one link, as refreshing it will give you the latest edition. Like all our eMags, this eMag is “interactive” and offers “turn by turn” directions to walks and lookouts.… Read More »