Category Archives: Best Picnic Spots

The BMCC bushfire recovery projects awarded funding

By | July 2, 2021

The BMCC has welcomed the announcement that three of its bushfire recovery projects, valued at $5.3 million, have been funded by the Australian and NSW governments. Grants, under Stream 2 of the Local Bushfire Economic Recovery Fund, have been awarded for the following projects: The Grand Cliff Top Walk – A World Class Bushwalking Experience… Read More »

Berghofers Pass Mount Victoria a wonderful kid friendly walk

By | July 16, 2021

Updated 16th July 2021 Berghofers Pass, Mount Victoria is a great walk for kids and it’s dog on-leash and horse friendly. Because it’s a return walk you can walk as far or as little as you like.   About 10 minutes into the walk there is a great picnic table to enjoy a treat of… Read More »

Leura Cascades loop walk

By | July 15, 2021

Updated 14th July 2021 This is a wonderful family loop walk that offers at least 4 lookouts, the Leura Cascades and a great picnic area. Now access to the Leura Cascades is open and the NPWS have finished the track upgrade this is a must do walk. MORE info on the recently opened Leura Cascades:… 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 »

Coachwood Glen Nature Trail Megalong Valley

By | June 6, 2021

Another one for your Bucket List. Coachwood Glenn Reserve Nature Trail in the Megalong Valley. The kids will love it. This walk is soooo green, so because of that, the rocks can be slippery, so take your time. Coachwood Glen is known for wonderful displays of fungi in autumn following good rain. Coachwood Glen is… Read More »

Ask Roz Concierge has arrived

By | June 1, 2021

Updated: 30th May 2021 In an Australian tourism industry first, Ask Roz Blue Mountains has launched its exclusive service, Ask Roz Concierge to help people find great things to see and do in the Greater Blue Mountains.  Ask Roz’s Concierge service will allow visitors to or residents of, the Greater Blue Mountains region to submit… Read More »

Stonehaven Pass Wentworth Falls

By | May 29, 2021

Updated 29th May 2021 This is a wonderful, close, but out of the way walk to do. You can enjoy stunning views without the crowds. You can comfortably walk it in 60 minutes. Pack a picnic and enjoy it at Bill Wilsons Lookout, the 2nd and most impressive lookout. This walk visits 4 great and… Read More »

Mitchell Ridge Lookout, Mount Victoria

By | May 14, 2021

Updated 14th May, 2021 Mitchells Ridge Lookout is a seldom visited lookout at Mount Victoria. Access is just before the huge speed cameras on Victoria Pass. Here: https://w3w.co/spouses.manages.hillside It offers wonderful views over the Kanimbla Valley. There are limited picnic areas. This is a great spot to stop for a cuppa and enjoy some amazing… Read More »

Honour Avenue and Memorial Gardens Lawson

By | May 4, 2021

Lawson is one of the first settlements on the eastern slopes of the Blue Mountains, and was identified on early maps as 24 Mile Hollow, a name which was changed to Christmas Swamp for a few years. When the Blue Mountain Inn was opened in 1848, the locals adopted the name Blue Mountain for the… Read More »

Wilson Park, Lawson, once know as Snake Gully

By | April 20, 2021

Updated 20th April 2020 Wilson Park is the home to Lawson Pool and the historic Map of Australia. It also offers a wonderful picnic area and an adjoining playground. Wilson Park is bounded by St Bernards Drive, Evans Street and Park Road, North Lawson. Here: https://w3w.co/bumpy.names.figs It was named after Percy Wilson (1867-1937), Councillor of… Read More »