Nature getaways in the Southern Highlands
Lush countryside, pretty gardens and national parks make the Southern Highlands the perfect country getaway.
In Kangaroo Valley, kayaking along the upper reaches of the Kangaroo River is lots of fun - stop along the way for a riverside picnic.
From Bowral it's a short drive to the top of Mount Gibraltar where you can admire the local area from lookouts, picnic spots and short walking tracks.
When you pull up at Fitzroy Falls picnic area, you'll hear the waterfalls before you see them. It's a short walk to the spectacular Fitzroy Falls, where water plummets over 80m to the deep rainforest ...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/morton-national-park/fitzroy-falls-picnic-area/picnic-bbq
Take in the delights of the Southern Highlands gardens, the Bowral Tulip Festival, Canberra's sights and enjoy the splendour of Floriade as well as the majesty of the Blue Mountains and Hunter Val...www.botanica.travel/?sc_camp=29042757A8B24349AEFA3E21C342323E
Glow Worm Glen Adventure is a great evening activity for the whole family. The walk starts at William Street, Morton National Park. Glow worms are only visible after dark. A torch is essential to nego...
3.5km (one way) - 2 hour - Easy difficulty
For a delightful walk through pristine eucalypt forests and lush rainforest, moderate West Rim walking track offers spectacular views of dramatic go...