Category Archives: Lookouts

A brand new viewing experience at Echo Point

By | October 15, 2020

After almost 12 months of construction, the spectacular new development at Echo Point has been completed and is open to the community. The project has significantly enhanced the viewing experience at the site and includes: • a gathering place (community amphitheatre) • a new Prince of Wales Lookout providing a closer view of The Three… Read More »

Blue Mountains Australia 360° Virtual Reality Tours

By | September 15, 2020

We have created a wide-ranging collection of beautiful 360° Virtual Reality Tours of many locations in the Blue Mountains. Simply click on one of the images below and scroll around it with your mouse of your finger if you’re using a phone or tablet. There will be icons on each tour that will provide you… Read More »

Olympian Rock, Leura, 360° Virtual Reality

By | July 23, 2020

Olympian Rock Lookout is one of the best lookouts in the Blue Mountains, This is a small lookout on the Prince Henry Cliff Walk that is also accessible from Olympian Parade via a short walk. The path is not wheelchair friendly. The lookout faces south, so the view is best at sunrise and sunset. Having said that, the… Read More »

Katoomba Round Walk, one of the best Blue Mountains Walks

By | July 17, 2020

This is a short spectacular walk through a lush rainforest gully leading to lookouts that boast some of the most iconic views in Blue Mountains. 𝗞𝗘𝗬 𝗣𝗢𝗜𝗡𝗧𝗦 • Distance: 1.2km round walk • Time: 60 mins • Kid-safe: Yes, with supervision • Dogs on-leash: No • Steps: Lots and lots of them • Grade: NPWS… Read More »

Sphinx Rock Katoomba Overlooking the Jamison Valley

By | July 17, 2020

  This is a weathered sandstone and ironstone outcrop that resembles an Egyptian Sphinx. The “Pictorial Guide to the Blue Mountains” in 1882 refers to “The Sphinx”.     𝗞𝗘𝗬 𝗣𝗢𝗜𝗡𝗧𝗦 • Distance: 50m off the Prince Henry Cliff Walk • Time: 30 mins return • Kid-safe: Older children only with supervision • Dogs on-leash:… Read More »

Jamison Valley, Katoomba, Sunrise 360° Virtual Reality

By | July 17, 2020

Enjoy this 360° VR tour of Sunrise over the Jamison Valley, Katoomba – 360° Virtual Reality. Taken 12th July 2020. This spot is an unofficial lookout in Katoomba, NSW. It has no handrails so take care. MORE info: https://www.askroz.com.au/event_detail/index/unofficial-jamison-view-lookout   Total: 2668 Today: 1

𝗧𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲 𝗥𝗼𝗰𝗸 𝗟𝗼𝗼𝗸𝗼𝘂𝘁 (𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗥𝗼𝗰𝗸), 𝗠𝘂𝗹𝗴𝗼𝗮, A wonderful place to visit

By | July 12, 2020

Another one for your 𝗕𝗨𝗖𝗞𝗘𝗧 𝗟𝗜𝗦𝗧 or the School Holidays ~ 𝗧𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲 𝗥𝗼𝗰𝗸 𝗟𝗼𝗼𝗸𝗼𝘂𝘁 (𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗥𝗼𝗰𝗸), 𝗠𝘂𝗹𝗴𝗼𝗮. If you are after breathtaking views of the Nepean Gorge in the Blue Mountains National Park then “The Rock Lookout” will give you that. It’s a wonderful spot for a picnic. NOT suitable on a windy day. 𝗞𝗘𝗬… Read More »

Lunch at Fortress Ridge Lookout, Leura

By | July 10, 2020

We ducked out of the office today and enjoyed an AMAZING LUNCH at Fortress Ridge Lookout, Leura. This is an unbelievable offering 180° views over the Grose Valley. Can you think of a better place to enjoy a treat while you take in the solitude and fantastic vista. We really enjoy our fancy lunches in… Read More »

Undercliff Track, Wentworth Falls, one of the best walks in the Blue Mountains

By | July 8, 2020

Another one for your BUCKET LIST and the SCHOOL HOLIDAYS. The “Undercliff Track”, Wentworth Falls. This is one of the best walks in the Mountains YOU WILL LOVE IT.   Time: Up to 2 hours Kid-friendly: Yes, with supervision Dog on-leash: No Accessible: No     There are a few ways to start this walk.… Read More »

Middle Lookout, Katoomba – 360° VR

By | August 15, 2020

Enjoy this wonderful Virtual Reality 360° tour from Middle Lookout, Katoomba, looking over the Megalong Valley and toward Cahills Lookout, and Boars Head. Climbing Boars Head: https://www.askroz.com.au/blog/boars-head-katoomba/   Total: 1507 Today: 6