Tag Archives: 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

BUCKET LIST ~ Walk to Therabulat and Norths Lookout, Katoomba

By | September 5, 2019

If you’re looking for a walk that’s out of the ordinary and offers great views then this could be the walk for you. It can be done 2 ways. The first from North’s Lookout, Katoomba. To do it this way, you need to park your car near the Explorer’s Tree and walk down to Norths… Read More »

Katoomba, Blue Mountains Is the Bushwalking Capital of Australia

By | June 4, 2018

If you’re short on time or don’t have your own transportation, but want to get away from it all, then go to Katoomba. Katoomba is certainly no secret to residents of Sydney. When Sydney locals feel the need to escape from the summer heat or the traffic and pollution of the city, they hop on… Read More »

Go Bushwalking in the Blue Mountains

By | June 2, 2018

Only two hours west of the bustling metropolitan city that is Sydney lies an oasis of nature known as the Blue Mountains. Listening to a kookaburra above you in a sprawling, ancient blue gum tree, taking in views from treacherous cliffs and ravines that could put the Grand Canyon to shame, this World Heritage-listed site… Read More »

Mount St. Mary’s College and Convent, Katoomba

By | April 5, 2018

The school was founded by the Sisters of Charity in 1901 in Main Street Katoomba. In 1910 Mt St Marys moved to a much larger and purpose built building at the Eastern Gateway to Katoomba.From 1910 until 1966 Mt St Mary’s was a strictly all girl boarding and day school. The front entrance to the… Read More »