Jenolan Caves the Magic of Time

Jenolan Caves the Magic of Time

For Sydney residents and tourists alike, the Blue Mountains region is the ultimate day trip destination. With breath taking scenery, wonderful bushwalking and a host of other outdoor activities to experience and enjoy, all just 90 minutes from Sydney, this World Heritage-listed wonder is quite simply made for leisureThis rock is amazing. It stands out from the cliff at a place called the Baltzer Lookout near Blackheath. It is reached on foot along a management track along the Burramoko Ridge. It is a huge shard of Sandstone and seems to hang in the air. The challenging nature of the rock is a magnet to rock climbers from all over the world.

Touring the Blue Mountains

Touring the Blue Mountains

Boasting breath-taking lookouts and vast areas of untamed wilderness, the Blue Mountains region offers some of the best scenery anywhere in Australia. This ancient landscape is home to rugged rocky outcrops, deep valleys, towering waterfalls and a seemingly never-ending sea of gum trees. Best of all, this huge expanse of World Heritage-listed natural beauty is just a 90-minute drive from Sydney.

The Railways and the Blue Mountains

The Railways and the Blue Mountains

When you look back at the history of the Blue Mountains, there are several events and moments that stand out as being crucially important. The famous crossing of the mountains by Blaxland, Wentworth and Lawson in 1813 was undoubtedly the headline act, and let’s not forget the thousands of years of Aboriginal history in the area before European settlers had even set foot in this wide brown land.

The Changing Face of Tourism in the Blue Mountains

The Changing Face of Tourism in the Blue Mountains

For Sydney residents and tourists alike, the Blue Mountains region is the ultimate day trip destination. With breath taking scenery, wonderful bushwalking and a host of other outdoor activities to experience and enjoy, all just 90 minutes from Sydney, this World Heritage-listed wonder is quite simply made for leisureThis rock is amazing. It stands out from the cliff at a place called the Baltzer Lookout near Blackheath. It is reached on foot along a management track along the Burramoko Ridge. It is a huge shard of Sandstone and seems to hang in the air. The challenging nature of the rock is a magnet to rock climbers from all over the world.