Category Archives: Historic

Mount York, Mount Victoria

By | January 18, 2021

The BMCC has re-opened the Mount York following the 2020 fires when it was hit really hard. #arbmholidayadventuredecjan 360° Images x 7 Use your finger or mouse to move around. https://momento360.com/e/uc/3d6c951e682542f18d473c20240ed4bf?utm_campaign=embed&utm_source=other&size=large It offers a multitude of activities like picnics, walks, abseiling, rock climbing, and limited camping (booking required). It has picnic tables, shelter, and toilets,… Read More »

Lithgow Blast Furnace – Blast Furnace Park

By | January 17, 2021

The Lithgow Blast Furnace and Blast Furnace Park are wonderful places to visit.  The Lithgow Blast Furnace is a heritage-listed former blast furnace and now park and visitor attraction at Inch Street, Lithgow. It was built from 1906 to 1907 by William Sandford Limited. It is also known as Eskbank Ironworks Blast Furnace site; Industrial Archaeological Site. The property is owned by… Read More »

Yerranderie ghost town

By | December 12, 2020

Yerranderie Private (Ghost) Town is now owned by the NPWS and it’s a MUST VISIT visit. It’s a 2hrs 30mins (100km) drive from Oberon so it’s really best suited for a weekend trip OR a DAY VISIT from Oberon or Jenolan Caves. You can stay overnight in the campground and soon again in one of… Read More »

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By | January 7, 2021

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Berghofers Pass Interactive 360° Virtual Reality

By | July 18, 2020

Berghofer’s Pass is an excellent walk that’s suitable for the whole family. It’s also dog (on-leash), bike and horse friendly.   Berghofer’s Pass is a historic road that was built as an alternative road because early motor vehicles could not cope with the steep grades on Mitchell’s Victoria Pass.   Work started on Berghofer’s Pass… Read More »

𝗠𝗶𝗻𝗻i-𝗵𝗮-𝗵𝗮 𝗙𝗮𝗹𝗹𝘀, 𝗡𝗼𝗿𝘁𝗵 𝗞𝗮𝘁𝗼𝗼𝗺𝗯𝗮

By | December 30, 2020

Minnie Ha Ha Falls is a great walk for the family and your “Bucket List”. It’s one of the best walks in the Blue Mountains.     𝗞𝗘𝗬 𝗣𝗢𝗜𝗡𝗧𝗦   • Distance: 2.5km return to the pool at the base of the falls • Kid-friendly: Yes, with supervision • Dog on-leash: Yes   NB: Not… Read More »

Dantes Glen Walking Track

By | July 2, 2020

Another one for your BUCKET LIST ~ North Lawson Waterfull Loop along the Dantes Glen Walking Track. Visitors have been coming to Dante’s Glen since about 1879.     DON’T confuse this with the South Lawson waterfall walk: http://lnnk.in/@South-Lawson-Waterfall-Loop   This is a great walk, that takes about 60mins. Just take it easy on the… Read More »

Slack Stairs, Wentworth Falls

By | June 28, 2020

Looking for a great Blue Mountains bushwalk? CHECK OUT Slack Stairs and Wentworth Pass, Wentworth Falls.   TIP: Get there early. The whole Wentworth Falls area is extremely popular and parking is at a premium.   This is a challenging track that is best started from the Conservation Hut, Wentworth Falls. It offers outstanding lookouts,… Read More »

Go Blue

By | June 27, 2020

Blue Mountains City Council (BMCC), in partnership with Blue Mountains Tourism (BMT) and NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service (NPWS), have developed a destination marketing campaign to kick-start the local economy after bush fires and COVID-19. Aimed at families and couples, the campaign showcases the best the region has on offer: outdoor adventures, cosy hotels,… Read More »

Bowtells Suspension Bridge

By | December 30, 2020

A visit to the Bowtells Suspension Bridge is a must-do. 𝗠𝗨𝗦𝗧-𝗗𝗢 𝗥𝗔𝗧𝗜𝗡𝗚: 𝟭𝟬/𝟭𝟬 SCARY 😱: The bridge is not for anyone who has a fear of heights or for little ones. It can be pretty scary out on the bridge when it starts to move 😱 NB: Only 1 person on the bridge at a time. VIDEO: https://youtu.be/p1wqYWkKIx4 ACCESS:… Read More »