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  1. Bald Hill Walking Track

    Bald Hill walking track is an easy walk that meanders through open woodlands, past the historic relics of old mine workings. Situated in Hill End Historic Site, this scenic loop walk begins on Reef Street and offers an insight into the work…

  2. Kings Antiques

    There is something for everyone at Kings Antiques no matter what your budget or decoration style. You are most welcome to browse at your leisure without obligation and they are happy to have a chat whether you are a serious collector o…

  3. Bald Hill Tourist Mine

    Experience the underground world of a goldminer at Bald Hill tourist mine. A short walk or drive from Hill End, this guided tour is ideal for families and school groups. Bald Hill tourist mine offers a unique opportunity to step into an or…

  4. History Hill

    Two kilometres on the Sofala/Bathurst Road of Hill End you'll find History Hill Museum, with over 10,000 rare and unusual artefacts from the goldfields of the 1800s as well as 175 metres of underground workings to explore, completing the go…

  5. Great Western Store

    Great Western Store is a highlight of any visit to Hill End. The rare photography collection on display offers a fascinating snapshot of life during the mining boom. Step inside this original building and get a glimpse of what it would hav…

  6. T'arts Gallery

    This gallery is an artist-run collective featuring the works of member artists and opens six days a week. Members live and work both in the City of Bathurst and in the towns and villages in the surrounding countryside. Works featured inclu…

  7. Beaufoy Merlin Lookout

    Beaufoy Merlin lookout offers spectacular views and an excellent vantage point to see the true scale of former mining activities. It’s also great for photography. Also known as 'Merlin’s lookout', Beaufoy Merlin lookout is a great spot to …

  8. High Country Trail Rides

    Oberon is the perfect place to visit for a daytrip, a weekend or longer. The area enjoys true high country weather with mild summer days, occasional snow falls in winter and cold frosty nights perfect for a log fire. Ride a horse or a quad …

  9. Miss Traills House and Garden

    Miss Traill's House and Garden is a National Trust property situated in Bathurst. Today it is an elegant house museum containing Ida Traill's significant collection of artefacts. These were collected by four generations of the Kite and Lee …

  10. Northeys Store

    Northeys Store offers a historic insight into the Hill End township. It’s great for camping supplies, fishing licences and booking a Bald Hill Mine tour. Step inside Northeys Store and you’ll get a glimpse into the past. Just like it was d…

  11. Golden Gully Walking Track

    A visit to Golden Gully makes for a fantastic experience, where you can see where massive erosion has exposed evidence of the underground warren of mines that once dotted the creek line. Golden Gully walking track is a short and easy stroll…

  12. Bathurst Regional Art Gallery

    Bathurst Regional Art Gallery (BRAG) is a modern, highly celebrated regional gallery which generates state-of-the-art exhibitions of contemporary art. The Gallery is a creator of quality in house and touring exhibitions, and operates the…

  13. Mount Gray walking track

    Take a journey back in time on Mount Gray walking track, when hopeful gold miners braved the remote bush conditions in their quest for fortune. You’ll wander through undulating bushland on this medium grade walk to visit the place of a gold…

  14. Denningtons Cottage

    Denningtons Cottage was constructed in 1858 and is part of the department's Conservation Lease Program, where members of the public submit proposals to conserve the property in exchange for a long term lease. This property is Denningtons Co…

  15. Yerranderie Regional Park

    Yerranderie Regional Park is popular with history buffs and 4WD adventurers for its mining heritage, forgotten ghost town, bushwalking tracks and old silver mine relics. Step back in time at Yerranderie Regional Park, where an intriguing f…

  16. Grove Creek Falls Walking Track

    This walking track takes you through bushland alongside the picturesque Grove Creek, and finishes with dramatic views of the Grove Creek Falls. Stand at the lookout and watch the tranquil waters of the Grove Creek tumble over a sheer cliff…