Central NSW Attractions

Modelled upon the Imperial Gardens in Kyoto Japan, the Cowra Japanese Garden is the larges in the Southern Hemisphere, at 4.8 hectares. Tranquil and relaxing, the Garden features a myriad of plant an...
A visit to Bathurst is hardly complete without a visit to Mount Panorama. Bathurst is the capital of Australian Touring Car Racing. It is the home of the Bathurst 1000 motor race, held each October. T...
The largest privately owned gold rush collection in Australia, History Hill is dedicated to the land, time and people of Australia's gold rush era. A hands on approach to getting inside the world of t...
To take a step back in time, head to the underground limestone wonderland of Wellington Caves. A short drive from Dubbo, Wellington Caves - also grounds to the Old Phosphate Mine - is an ideal family ...
An icon of Australian science, the CSIRO Observatory is home to the 64 metre Parkes Radio Telescope, operating since 1961. Utilized by astronomers from across Australia and around the world, the Parke...
Listed as one of the top Heritage sites in New South Wales is the Cowra Prisoner of War Camp Site, where 4,000 Axis military personnel and civilians were held during the Second World War. The Cowra PO...
Covering more than 19 651 hectares, the Warrumbungles are one of the state’s most popular national parks. The Warrumbungles are a group of eroded volcanic cores and dykes, forming a landscape of sharp...
With more than 300 hectares of bushland, Western Plains Zoo is home to over 1500 animals from around the world. It is widely recognised as Australia’s greatest open range zoo, successfully playing a p...
Making an international name for itself as one of Australia's most prominent food and wine regions, Central NSW is a must for the global gourmands and careful connoisseurs. Perhaps the best known amon...
For an experience of a different kind discover space and learn about astronomy at any of the six observatories in the region - Siding Springs and Skywatch near Coonabarabran, Darby Falls near Cowra, G...
Coonabarabran Visitor Information Centre offers visitors to the area information on the Warrumbungle Region. This region offers visitors a place to relax in unspoilt beauty, where you can discover hid...
Largest privately owned observatory in Australia. Spectacular views of both day & night sky. 12.5inch diameter telescope. Interesting phenomena on the surface of the sun can be safely viewed.
Borrodell Vineyard Fruit Picking has an extensive Orchard with fruits like Apples (February until May), Cherry (December) and Plums (February) and each fruit has many different varieties to pick from....
Beautiful landscaped gardens. The gallery is housed in a log cabin and has regular exhibits from some of Australia's finest painters.
Displays old farm implements, pioneer furniture and photographs from the goldmining period.