Category Archives: Visit Katoomba

Narrow Neck, Katoomba “off track” walk and photo opportunities

By | January 17, 2021

The is a great “off track” walk following minor tails used by climbers to access their descent points. This area was really whacked by the 2020 fires and thankfully, green is starting to come back.   ACCESS: Drive to the Locked Gate on Narrow Neck and park. W3W: https://w3w.co/cork.bailouts.concussion There are 2 ways to access… Read More »

Great bushwalks to do during the December-January school holidays

By | January 15, 2021

Great bushwalks to do during the December-January school holidays in the Blue Mountains. No.1 ~ Fossil Rock Lookout to the base of the Leura Cascades https://www.facebook.com/AskRozBlueMountains/posts/3677858162257577 No.2 ~ Bowtells Suspension Bridge, over the Cox’s River https://www.facebook.com/AskRozBlueMountains/posts/3680354808674579 No.3 ~ Lyrebird Dell and Pool of Siloam Circuit, Leura https://www.facebook.com/AskRozBlueMountains/posts/3682508385125888 No.4 ~ Coxs Cave Circuit walk, Mount Victoria… Read More »

2020 a year we won’t forget

By | January 7, 2021

This on-line interactive digital eMag has been produced by Ask Ros Blue Mountains as a pictorial of what was perhaps the most challenging year the Blue Mountains community has ever faced. We thank Mayor Mark Greenhill for writing the foreword. We have shared our photos from each week of the year. Through these photos, we… Read More »

Katoomba Falls, Mid Level ~ 360° image

By | January 1, 2021

 Katoomba Falls, Mid Level (Under Falls)   This is a wonderful short intensive adventure walk. It’s a great chance to get UP CLOSE and PERSONAL with a powerful waterfall, especially after rain.   𝗞𝗘𝗬 𝗣𝗢𝗜𝗡𝗧𝗦 • Distance: 3.4km return • Time: 90 mins return • Best time of the day: Any time • Kid-safe:… Read More »

Subscribe to Ask Roz Blue Mountains

By | January 7, 2021

STAY INFORMED ~ Subscribe to Ask Roz Blue Mountains’ email updates Ask Roz Blue Mountains is a Digital Information Service that provides information on multiple digital platforms. We are locally owned and operated, unlike other information services who pretend to be. Aside from regional news and information, we have regular “subscriber-only” special offers. NB: If… Read More »

Dinosaurs roar into Scenic World for Dinosaur Valley Launch

By | November 27, 2020

Millions of years ago, dinosaurs ruled the earth. Now they’re back at Scenic World this summer. Dinosaur Valley is now open at Scenic World, bringing the ancient Jurassic rainforest to life with dozens of life-sized dinosaurs in the heart of the Blue Mountains until January 31. Joined by knowledgeable Dinosaur Rangers, visitors of all ages… Read More »

Scenic World launches locals discount this Summer

By | November 16, 2020

Scenic World has launched an exclusive locals discount this summer, offering entry to Scenic World and Dinosaur Valley any time from November 27 – January 31 for the cost of less than two visits. Marking the first of its kind, the Mountain Pass is open to residents from the Blue Mountains LGA, providing access to… Read More »

A brand new viewing experience at Echo Point

By | January 6, 2021

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 »

Spring into a Nature Escape in the Blue Mountains

By | October 1, 2020

If there is one thing the Blue Mountains is well known for, it is the stunning nature surrounding the area. From national parks and waterfalls to lookouts and picnic spots, there are plenty of places to turn when you need to escape the city for a little while. Lorraine Allanson, owner of Mountain Whispers, has… Read More »

Blue Mountains Tourist Parks

By | September 25, 2020

If you’re looking for something to do these school holidays, why not go camping in the Blue Mountains. Our tourist parks are the perfect base for exploring the World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains. Cabins, camping and caravan parks at Katoomba and Blackheath. Our two locations are immersed in bushland – the perfect base for exploring our… Read More »