Hartley Courthouse was designed by colonial architect Mortimer Lewis in the Grecian Revival style. Still largely intact and constructed solidly of locally quarried sandstone, it is an imposing buildin...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/hartley-historic-site/hartley-courthouse/historic-site
Lithgow Area Attractions
Discover the spectacular landscapes of Wollemi National Park, part of the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area. From scenic canyons, towering cliffs, wild rivers and serene forests, there are am...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/wollemi-national-park
This picturesque and very easy walking 18 hole golf course offers quite a challenge to all levels of player. The mens par is 72 at just a few metres under 6000 metres, and 74 for the ladies at over 54...
The former School master's residence and combined school room at the former Bowenfels National School is the earliest government school building remaining in recognisable form in NSW being erected...www.environment.nsw.gov.au/heritageapp/ViewHeritageItemDetails.aspx?ID=5045239
44km (one way) - 72 hour - Hard difficulty
Looking for an exhilarating adventure that will give your mind and body a hard yet exhilarating workout? The dynamic Six Foot walking track packs it...
If you're four-wheel driving, head out to Baal Bone Gap for a picnic and some of the finest views in the Blue Mountains. You'll find huge examples of the rock pagodas that make this part of the mounta...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/gardens-of-stone-national-park/baal-bone-gap-picnic-area/picnic-bbq
The beautiful pale sandstone St Bernards Church was built by local stonemason Alexander Binning, probably from a Gothic prototype. Before it was built, services had to be held in Hartley Courthouse, w...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/hartley-historic-site/st-bernards-church/historic-site
Step back in time within the historic village of Hartley set into the western edge of the beautiful Blue Mountains. Set among pastures, orchards, native plants and nineteenth and twentieth-century cot...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/hartley-historic-site
The McKanes Falls Bridge in Lithgow was completed in 1893 and is one of the seven McDonald timber truss road bridges remaining in New South Wales.
The bridge consists of two 90' (27.43m...
Lake Lyell is a beautiful destination within two hours drive from Sydney. It provides visitors with access to the lake via a concrete boat ramp for waterskiing, fishing, kayaking and general boating. ...
When spending time in Capertee National Park, remember to visit Capertee Woolshed ruins while you're there. On the river flat below Capertee Homestead - 'Port Macquarie', these ruins are one of the su...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/capertee-national-park/capertee-woolshed-ruins/historic-site