The museum is located in the historic Gaza Training Depot, corner of Mann and Allingham streets, Armidale. Its mission is to commemorate the heritage of the 12th/16th Hunter River Lancers and the mili...
Armidale Area Attractions
Apsley Falls picnic area is perched on the edge of the Great Escarpment, with impressive views of upper Apsley Gorge. It's just off the Oxley Highway, making it an ideal pit stop on a road trip.
The Armidale and Region Aboriginal Cultural Centre and Keeping Place showcases a diverse range of Australian Indigenous arts and culture.
Visitors can view articles of interest from New Engl...
Discover the men behind the Great North Railway line at the Armidale Railway Museum. View the tools and implements used by the railwaymen of old while you explore the charming railway buildings. You c...www.environment.nsw.gov.au/heritageapp/visit/ViewAttractionDetail.aspx?ID=5012075
Beech lookout is an absolute must-see spot if you're visiting Cunnawarra National Park. Here, you can enjoy spectacular views out across the headwaters of Georges River south to Cunnawarra Range, Botu...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/cunnawarra-national-park/beech-lookout/lookout
This quiet grassy clearing is a charming spot to have a picnic amongst the snow gums. It's ideal for small groups wanting to be conveniently near to Point lookout, yet away from the road. A walking tr...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/new-england-national-park/berarngutta-picnic-area/picnic-bbq
When it's time for a day with the family in the great outdoors, pack up the car and head to Blue Hole picnic area for a relaxing day out in the bush. Locals from nearby towns, including Armidale, have...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/oxley-wild-rivers-national-park/blue-hole-picnic-area/picnic-bbq
Budds Mare lookout is a well-equipped picnic area set in beautiful bushland above the Apsley River Valley. There are wonderful views from the lookout across the World Heritage-listed rainforest and ov...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/oxley-wild-rivers-national-park/budds-mare-lookout/lookout
Rock-hopping isn't just for the wallaroos at Cathedral Rock National Park. Hike to the park's main boulder piles of Woolpack Rocks and Cathedral Rock and scramble to their summits. Then enjoy the supe...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/cathedral-rock-national-park
Cottan-Bimbang National Park is a driver's dream – the best of nature experienced from the comfort of your own car. Rugged mountain vistas slide into view, then disappear as you wind your way al...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/cottan-bimbang-national-park
Experience the beautiful diversity of rural NSW at Cunnawarra National Park, which links the snow gum high country of New England National Park with the scenic ranges of Oxley Wild Rive...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/cunnawarra-national-park
A perfect bush setting on the Northern Tablelands, the Dangars Falls picnic area has dramatic views over the deep ravines and gorges of the northern edge of the Oxley Wild Rivers National Park.
Watch the Guy Fawkes River plunging 100m over two waterfalls at Ebor Falls. Three lookout platforms along the edge of the gorge – upper falls, lower falls and valley view — give spectacula...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/guy-fawkes-river-national-park/ebor-falls/lookout