The Heroes, Larrikins and Visionaries of Broken Hill Walk

The Heroes, Larrikins and Visionaries of Broken Hill Walk is a 1.7 kilometre, easy walk from the Railway Station to Billy Goat Hill. Stroll through some of the city's most diverse and interesting areas, soak up the history, culture and notoriety that gave Broken Hill its unique character.

Along the way meet Broken Hill's first lady blacksmith, the world's tiniest mine worker, world famous singers, writers, poets, artists, actors, gamblers, cheats, heroes and battlers, from Chips Rafferty to June Bronhill, Shorty O'Neill to Dame Mary Gilmore. You'll be surprised who you meet in an hour's stroll around town. A map (including a certificate) are available from the Visitor Information Centre free of charge.

Nearby events

  1. Altar | Kane Trubenbacher | Light installation

    Tuesday 17 July 2018 to Saturday 15 September 2018 , Broken Hill

    ‘Altar’ is a place designed to experience the ephemeral light of the desert, a space to make communion with the light, the desert and the endless horizons of the outback. This installation is an opportunity to do just so; to sit still and …

    17 Jul - 15 Sep
  2. Miracles in Broken Hill - Psychic and Wellbeing Fair

    Saturday 11 August 2018 to Sunday 12 August 2018 , Broken Hill

    Miracles Psychic and Wellbeing Fair is back again for another exciting year. They bring a diverse group of Readers, Healers, Unique Stalls and welcome you to try new opportunities in their free Workshops. They showcase talented people fro…

    11 Aug - 12 Aug