Orange activities

  1. Mount Nangar lookout

    As well as giving you terrific scenic views across the farming country of central west New South Wales, spending time at Mount Nangar lookout offers a sense of the importance of this conserved area of bushland. The wooded hills and ridge ma…

  2. Twisted River Wines

    Twisted River Wines is a boutique vineyard located on the Henry Parkes Way, 14 kilometres from Manildra, halfway between Orange and Parkes. Twisted Rivers' high elevaton, cool climate wines are medium bodied, the fruit flavours are more for…

  3. Ross Hill Wines

    Ross Hill Wines is a family run and sustainable operation established in 1994 by Peter and Terri Robson, with son James and his wife Chrissy now taking over the reins. The Ross Hill Vineyards are planted in mature basalt soils, at a high al…

  4. Mount Nangar Walking Track

    Mount Nangar walking track to the lookout takes you bushwalking through varied landscapes to scenic views over Nangar National Park and surrounding farmlands in search of wildlife and wildflowers. For the best view in the park, take Mount …

  5. Orange Regional Museum

    Orange Regional Museum interprets the stories, cultures and places of the region, displaying artefacts that trigger memories, engage audiences and inspire new ways of thinking about history and cultures. The Museum offers a comprehensive ra…

  6. Cook Park

    Cook Park embodies the seasonal colours of Orange, all year round. Summer's arrival brings gardens of stunning and vibrant, coloured roses. From February to April, hundreds of begonias bloom in the 'Blowes Conservatory' and in Spring, a bur…

  7. Colmar Estate

    Colmar Estate is nestled in the highlands of Orange – one of the most picturesque parts of the region. At an elevation of 980 metres their vineyard enjoys a cool, continental climate that produces elegant Pinot Noir red wines and white wine…

  8. Orange Adventure Playground

    The Orange Adventure Playground is a fun-loving oasis for all kids, including those with special needs. There's plenty of options for climbing, swinging, sliding and running with shaded seating for supervising parents. This community b…

  9. Spring Glade Walking Track

    Spring Glade walking track is an invigorating way to reach the summit of Mount Canobolas. It offers a relatively easy walk and connects with several other trails in the area. Along Spring Glade walking track, you’ll pass through grassy woo…

  10. Cook Park Heritage Walk

    The self guided walk will teach you about the origins of Cook Park, first proclaimed in 1873. The walk takes in the original caretakers cottage which now hosts the Park Guildry, adorned with local arts and crafts. Learn the original use of …

  11. Orange Heritage Trail

    The City of Orange reflects a rich tapestry from the traditional Wiradjuri land owners, to the colonial settlers, gold miners and commercial traders. Take time out to take a leisurely stroll around the streets of Orange and appreciate Oran…

  12. Byng Street Local Store

    Byng Street Local Store is on the corner of Byng and Clinton Streets, Orange. Serving delicious AllPress Coffee, T2 Teas and an extensive menus featuring local produce across breakfast, lunch, dinner and brunch on the weekends. They also d…

  13. Goobang National Park

    Goobang National Park, near Dubbo, offers scenic views, bush walking, bush camping, picnic areas, mountain biking trails, and 4WD touring. Goobang National Park, near Parkes and Dubbo, is a central NSW gem. Whether you’re exploring the par…

  14. Snowgum Walking Track

    Take an easy stroll through the snowgum forest of Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area along Snowgum walking track. It’s a short walk that you can start at the summit of Mount Canobolas or from Federal Falls campground if you’d like a mo…

  15. Mount Murga Walking Track

    If you’re reasonably fit, why not take on Mount Murga walking track? It’s a varied and attractive walk up the side of Mount Murga and along the ridgeline to the plateau and lookout at the top. From here, you can see the extensive open farml…

  16. Nature Walking Track

    Nature walking track offers a glimpse of the full diversity of animals and plants in the Mount Canobolas area. Kicking off in a clockwise direction from Walls picnic area, you’ll see snow gums tower overhead beside candlebark trees, some of…

  17. Hopetoun Falls Walking Track

    Hopetoun Falls walking track offers a short but thrilling adventure for the intrepid traveller looking for solitude in a stunning natural setting. This walking track crosses one of the less explored parts of Mount Canobolas State Conservati…

  18. Mount Towac Walk

    Mount Towac walk takes you on a short trek to Towac Peak, where you’ll enjoy a panoramic view of Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area and the surrounding countryside. Gentle breezes caress the old eucalypts which dwarf you along the pat…

  19. Gosling Creek Reserve

    South of Orange, along Forest Road is Gosling Creek Reserve, an environmentally based recreational facility. The Reserve offers open spaces, picnic areas, barbecues, walking/cycling/rollerblading pathways and play equipment - great for cli…