The Southern Highlands are bursting with natural attractions that are ripe for exploration. Enjoy bushwalking through national parks or take in the breathtaking view from the Bowral Lookout.
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.
1.8km (one way) - 2.5 hour
Although not a bushwalk for the faint of heart, Bundanoon Creek walking track offers great rewards for those who are fit and don't mind a steep climb. The walking t...
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
0.75km (one way) - 0.75 hour - Easy difficulty
The walk commences at the Hindmarsh lookout carpark, with a magnificent view of Kangaroo Valley. Follow the signs around the escarpment to sever...
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...
15km (one way) - 3 hour - Easy difficulty
Bundanoon cycling route is in Morton National Park and offers an easy, yet rewarding, day on the bike for all the family. Boasting amazing views from...