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Blue Mountains Railway Tourist Guide

By | August 17, 2021

Total views: 12437 ~ Todays views: 14 The Blue Mountains Railway Tourist Guide was published in the last half of the 1800’s. This is a compilation of scanned pages from what would have been a hardcover guide. “THE TOURIST RESORTS of the Colony are yearly attracting greater attention, while the convenient train services and cheap… Read More »

Pool of Siloam and Lyrebird Dell Leura

By | August 17, 2021

Total views: 6664 ~ Todays views: 11 The walk to the Pool of Siloam and around to Lyrebird Dell is a great walk that the whole family can enjoy. TRACK CLOSURE: From the 18th August the walk down from the Gordon Falls Picnic area will be closed Tuesday – Friday for an indefinite period due… Read More »

The Devils Hole, Katoomba

By | August 5, 2021

Total views: 25659 ~ Todays views: 11 The Devils Hole is a steep, narrow gap leading from the clifftop to the valley floor. Even though the distance of the walk is only 500m down allow at least 1 hour for the trip down. Overall, allow 2 hours return walk + exploring time. This walk is… Read More »

Copelands Lookout, Katoomba

By | August 3, 2021

Total views: 2827 ~ Todays views: 0 If you’re looking for a short walk that’s a bit out of the way, then Copelands could be the one for you. Here: The track is a bit rough in patches so take your time. The walk is really interesting and is well worth the effort. The… Read More »

Kings Tableland Aboriginal Place

By | September 2, 2021

Total views: 16328 ~ Todays views: 9 Kings Tableland Aboriginal Place is a wonderful place to visit. It was a camping and meeting place of significance to Gundungurra people. Be respectful of the history of the location when you visit. It was historically used as a camping site by Aboriginal residents of the Burragorang Valley… Read More »

Social Distancing Exercise Walks in the Blue Mountains

By | August 18, 2021

Total views: 14196 ~ Todays views: 11 Updated: 17th August 2021 To help us all get through our most recent COVID lockdown we created a special eMag “Social Distancing Walks”. The eMag has over 55 great walks, all within the Blue Mountains LGA. SCROLL DOWN to see the eMag. You can bookmark it for future… Read More »

Layers in Time Woodford Reserve

By | July 28, 2021

Total views: 39448 ~ Todays views: 3 Updated: 7th July 2021 Layers in Time takes visitors on a self-guided 1.4km loop of Woodford Reserve, capturing the site’s history and sharing these stories in an accessible and engaging way. Illustrated signage along the heritage trail now immerses the visitor in the history of the site and… Read More »

LOVE LOCAL: Blue Mountains businesses need your support now more than ever

By | July 3, 2021

Total views: 5182 ~ Todays views: 4   The BMCC is re-igniting its popular Love Local campaign to boost support of local businesses following the latest COVID-19 restrictions.   The campaign, first launched in January 2020 amid that summer’s bushfires, encourages the community to spend more with local businesses during difficult times. It evolved last… Read More »

Blue Mountains COVID Lockdown Takeaways

By | September 18, 2021

Total views: 39989 ~ Todays views: 17 With COVID Lockdown in place, there are still some amazing places open for “Takeaway” food. To help out, we’ve made up a list of places that are open for “lockdown takeaway”. If you have a business that’s not listed, and you’d like to be listed, send us a… Read More »