Blue Mountains

Area

The Blue Mountains area is a local government area (LGA) in New South Wales. This area is home to 29 locations and/or suburbs which you can explore in more detail by selecting from the list  below. The Blue Mountains area is located approximately 97kms from the capital Sydney.

If you are planning a visit to this area we’ve put together some of the things you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one ofthe buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know the area and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.

Blue Mountains

Area
Blackheath

Blackheath

Urban

Population: 4569 | Blue Mountains

Blackheath is a vibrant town 15 minutes from Katoomba. Enjoy crisp mountain air, brisk walks, great...

Medlow Bath

Urban

Population: 538 | Blue Mountains

Mount Victoria

Mount Victoria

Urban

Population: 896 | Blue Mountains

Mount Victoria is in the westernmost township of the Blue Mountains and is the highest above...

Waratahs

Blaxland

Suburb

Population: 7330 | Blue Mountains

Blaxland is a thriving village in the lower mountains. Originally called Wascoe Siding, the town was...

Bullaburra

Suburb

Population: 1215 | Blue Mountains

Faulconbridge

Faulconbridge

Suburb

Population: 3990 | Blue Mountains

Faulconbridge is a charming Blue Mountains village on the Great Western Highway.One of the earliest residents...

Glenbrook

Glenbrook

Suburb

Population: 4945 | Blue Mountains

Glenbrook is located 67 kilometres west of Sydney, the eastern gateway to the Blue Mountains and...

Hawkesbury Heights

Suburb

Population: 451 | Blue Mountains

Birds at Sunset

Hazelbrook

Suburb

Population: 4534 | Blue Mountains

The village of Hazelbrook was named after Hazelbrook House, a home that was built in the...

Katoomba

Katoomba

Suburb

Population: 8016 | Blue Mountains

Katoomba is an historic town that is surrounded by the spectacular scenery of the World Heritage...

Lapstone

Lapstone

Suburb

Population: 911 | Blue Mountains

The name Lapstone Hill was coined in 1832 and was the name given to the slope...

Lawson

Lawson

Suburb

Population: 2887 | Blue Mountains

The Blue Mountains town of Lawson has had many names. Initially called Twenty Four Mile Hollow...

Leura

Leura

Suburb

Population: 4365 | Blue Mountains

The town of Leura captures the beauty of the Blue Mountains with its fresh mountain air,...

Mount Riverview

Suburb

Population: 2968 | Blue Mountains

Springwood

Springwood

Suburb

Population: 8437 | Blue Mountains

Springwood is a delightful Lower Blue Mountains village, 74 kilometres from Sydney. It has a town...

Sun Valley

Suburb (Unbounded)

Blue Mountains

Valley Heights

Suburb

Population: 1383 | Blue Mountains

Florabella Pass

Warrimoo

Suburb

Population: 2346 | Blue Mountains

Warrimoo is an Aboriginal word meaning place of the eagle. Warrimoo is located 75 kilometres west...

Winmalee

Suburb

Population: 6593 | Blue Mountains

Woodford

Woodford

Suburb

Population: 1842 | Blue Mountains

Woodford is a village in the Blue Mountains in New South Wales, Australia, approximately 90 kilometres...

Yellow Rock (Blue Mountains)

Suburb

Population: 916 | Blue Mountains

Bell

Locality (Unbounded)

Blue Mountains

Berambing

Locality

Population: 28 | Blue Mountains

Linden

Locality

Population: 594 | Blue Mountains

Megalong Valley

Megalong Valley

Locality (Unbounded)

Blue Mountains

The Megalong Valley is a picturesque valley surrounded by golden coloured escarpments. The Aboriginal meaning of...

Mount Irvine

Locality (Unbounded)

Blue Mountains

Mount Tomah

Mount Tomah

Locality (Unbounded)

Blue Mountains

The village of Mount Tomah is located approximately 40 kilometres (25 miles) west of Richmond, on...

Mount Wilson

Locality (Unbounded)

Blue Mountains

Wentworth Falls

Wentworth Falls

Locality (Unbounded)

Blue Mountains

Wentworth Falls was named in 1878 after William Charles Wentworth, one of the three European explorers...