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Richmond Heritage Highlights Self Guided Walk

Landmarks and Buildings

Distance from: 21.3 kms | Price from: Not Available

Richmond is approximately 62 kilometres northwest of the Sydney central business district and is one of the Hawkesbury's five towns...

Hawkesbury Paddlewheeler

The Hawkesbury Paddlewheeler

Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours Half Day or Less

Distance from: 22.6 kms | Price from: Not Available

The Hawkesbury region experienced severe flooding in March 2021, which caused extensive damage to properties and infrastructure along the Hawkesbury...

St Matthews Anglican Church

St Matthews Anglican Church

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations Landmarks and Buildings

Distance from: 22.3 kms | Price from: Not Available

St Matthew's Anglican Church has quite rightly been called one of the most beautiful buildings in Australia.Designed by Francis Greenway,...

Lower Grose Valley views, Vale of Avoca lookout, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Elinor

Vale of Avoca lookout

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 23.7 kms | Price from: Not Available

Perched 250 metres above the wild Grose River, the Vale of Avoca lookout is only a 15-minute drive from Richmond...

View from rocky ledge of Du Faurs lookout across the rugged and remote Wollangambe area. Photo

Wollangambe Canyon 1

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 24.4 kms | Price from: Not Available

Be sure to bring your wetsuit for this 2.2km canyon in the Mount Wilson area of Blue Mountains National Park....

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Yarramundi Reserve

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 24.7 kms | Price from: Not Available

This lovely spot is located where the Grose and Hawkesbury-Nepean Rivers merge. Yarramundi Reserve has a little something for everyone....

Scheyville National Park, Horseriding trails. Photo: John Spencer/NSW Government

Scheyville Horse Riding Trails

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 24.7 kms | Price from: Not Available

Canter, trot or gallop through the 12 kilometres of horse riding trails in Scheyville National Park, which are situated in...

Hawkesbury Regional Gallery

Hawkesbury Regional Gallery

Galleries, Museums and Collections

Distance from: 22.5 kms | Price from: Free

Hawkesbury Regional Gallery is located in a landmark building designed to reflect the heritage values of the surrounding district. Landscaped...

McQuade Park

McQuade Park Windsor

Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 22.1 kms | Price from: Not Available

McQuade Park was planned by Lachlan Macquarie in 1810 as the abundant square that was to stand in front of...

Old Great North Road - World Heritage Walk

Old Great North Road – World Heritage Walk

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations National Parks and Reserves

Distance from: 23.3 kms | Price from: Free

Old Great North Road – World Heritage walk highlights a historic convict-built road with scenic river views, via Finchs Line,...

Upper Colo Camping

Upper Colo Reserve

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 1.2 kms | Price from: Not Available

If you are looking for a beautiful spot that offers a wilderness camping experience look no further than the Upper...

Womerah Range trail, Parr State Conservation Area. Photo: Susan Davis/NSW Government

Womerah Range Trail

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 20.3 kms | Price from: Not Available

Womerah Range trail is a challenging hiking, mountain biking and 4WD route with scenic views through the dramatic sandstone landscape...

Parents sit outside their tent beside the Hawkesbury River while their kids play soccer, at Cattai

Cattai National Park

National Parks and Reserves

Distance from: 21.0 kms | Price from: Not Available

Cattai National Park is a fantastic place for a family daytrip or a weekend getaway. There are two parts to...

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Streeton Lookout

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 16.7 kms | Price from: Free

This well-known lookout and reserve is located at scenic Freemans Reach in the Hawkesbury. The lookout entices visitors and locals...

Peel Park

Peel Park

Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 18.5 kms | Price from: Not Available

Peel Park is a multipurpose park located in the North Richmond area. The park is boarded by Redbank Creek, a...

Man walking on the 11 kilometre walking track. Photo: John Yurasek

Old Great North Road Bike Ride

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 23.7 kms | Price from: Not Available

Mountain bike or walk the Old Great North Road. It’s an important piece of Australia’s history and part of the...

Cattai Homestead. Photo: John Yurasek/OEH

Cattai Homestead and historic farm buildings

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

Distance from: 21.3 kms | Price from: Not Available

Cattai National Park is made up of land originally granted to First Fleet assistant surgeon Thomas Arndell. Today, the park...

The Old Great North Road

The Great North Road Convict Trail

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

Distance from: 23.9 kms | Price from: Not Available

The Great North Road Convict Trail, surveyed in 1825 and completed in 1836, was constructed using convict labour. Up to...

Bilpin Rest Area Play Equipment

Bilpin Park

Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 22.1 kms | Price from: Not Available

The ideal spot to enjoy the historic Bells Line of Road, Bilpin.The park is just tucked away from the road...

A picnic shed with two picnic tables underneath, at Cattai picnic area in Cattai National Park, on

Cattai Picnic Area

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 21.0 kms | Price from: Not Available

You'll find plenty to keep you occupied at picturesque Cattai picnic area, located near Cattai campground.There's plenty of grass to...

Relax at The Village - re-enactments of times past

The Australiana Pioneer Village

Amusement and Theme Parks Galleries, Museums and Collections Historical Sites and Heritage Locations Landmarks and Buildings Parks and Gardens Shopping and Markets

Distance from: 19.0 kms | Price from: $5.00

The Australiana Pioneer Village is a New South Wales Heritage Listed Open Air Museum set on 28 acres of beautiful...

Shields Orchard

Bilpin’s Apple Pie Trail

Shopping and Markets

Distance from: 21.3 kms | Price from: Free

Famous for its apples and cool climate Bilpin is a fruit lover’s dream. Bilpin's Apple Pie Trail brings together all...

Heartbreak campground, Parr State Conservation Area. Photo: Susan Davis/NSW Government

Parr State Conservation Area

National Parks and Reserves

Distance from: 13.4 kms | Price from: Not Available

Whether you're a multi-day hiker, keen mountain biker or 4WD fanatic - or aspiring to be one - Parr State...

Ham Common

Ham Common

Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 21.3 kms | Price from: Not Available

This is unquestionably the best spot to view the RAAF planes in action. Ham Common is a wonderful 2.5 kilometre...

Wiseman

Wiseman’s Ferry

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

Distance from: 23.4 kms | Price from: Free

Wiseman’s Ferry is the oldest ferry crossing still in operation in New South Wales. The river settlement of Wiseman’s Ferry...

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Navua Reserve

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 20.5 kms | Price from: Not Available

Navua Reserve is one of the Hawkesbury's most popular reserves. It is a great place to enjoy a picnic, the...

Longneck Lagoon walking track. Photo: John Spencer

Longneck Lagoon Walking Track

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 22.3 kms | Price from: Not Available

Longneck Lagoon walking track, a track which hugs banks of the small permanent freshwater wetland, has one very big attraction:...

Howe House

Hawkesbury Regional Museum

Galleries, Museums and Collections Historical Sites and Heritage Locations Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 22.2 kms | Price from: Free

Hawkesbury Regional Museum in Windsor has a long history including a rich Indigenous cultural heritage established by the Darug people,...

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Hawkesbury River Towns Heritage Highlights Self Guided Walk

Landmarks and Buildings

Distance from: 21.3 kms | Price from: Not Available

When Sydney’s early European settlement at Botany Bay ran short of food Captain Arthur Phillip sailed north in search of...

Thompon Square

Thompson Square, Windsor

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

Distance from: 21.3 kms | Price from: Not Available

Named after Andrew Thompson and dating back to 1795, the only intact 18th century Georgian square in the country. Windsor...

Winery tours Hawkesbury

Shiraz Tours – Hawkesbury Wine Tours

Food and Wine Tours Full Day

Distance from: 21.3 kms | Price from: Not Available

Shiraz Tours offers Hawkesbury wine tours with a focus on quality rather than quantity. Taste local wines and support communities...

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Bell Bird Hill Lookout

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 16.4 kms | Price from: Not Available

Bell Bird Hill Lookout is a scenic spot located on the Bell's Line of Road, approximately 3.5 kilometres Northwest of...

Richmond Park

Richmond Park

Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 20.0 kms | Price from: Not Available

The beautiful Richmond Park is located on Windsor Street, it was originally the towns market square and has a large...

Glenbernie Family Farms

Glenbernie Family Farms

Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 15.3 kms | Price from: Not Available

Just an hour from Sydney, Glenbernie Family Farms is a ‘slow flower farm’ — promoting the farming of local, seasonal...

Playground at Memorial Park Kurrajong

Kurrajong Memorial Reserve

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 16.5 kms | Price from: Not Available

Kurrajong Memorial Reserve is located in the heart of the quintessential Kurrajong Village. The modern playground facilities are popular for...

Devines Hill Loop

Devines Hill Loop

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 23.3 kms | Price from: Free

Head to Devines Hill loop in Dharug National Park, near Wisemans Ferry this weekend for a bike ride or walk...

Wild Cat Conservation Centre - Clouded Leopard

Wild Cat Conservation Centre

Zoos, Sanctuaries, Aquariums and Wildlife Parks

Distance from: 15.7 kms | Price from: Not Available

Ben Britton is the Director of the Wild Cat Conservation Centre in the beautiful Hawkesbury Valley, one-hour northwest of Sydney....

Playground space

Church Street Reserve

Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 23.2 kms | Price from: Not Available

Church Street Reserve precinct is an open parkland space for Hawkesbury residents and visitors. This space provides a wonderful all-abilities...

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Pugh’s Lagoon – Smith Park

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 19.3 kms | Price from: Not Available

When visiting the historic town of Richmond, you will find a pretty spot called Pugh’s Lagoon, located in Smith Park....

Playground

McMahons Park

Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 16.5 kms | Price from: Not Available

Tall shady trees, generous grassy areas and bush walks are just a few of the reasons to visit McMahons Park,...

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Hanna Park

Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 18.0 kms | Price from: Not Available

Hanna Park is an appealing park located along the banks of the Hawkesbury River. The perfect riverside spot where you...

Macquarie Arms Hotel

Macquarie Arms Hotel

Entertainment Venues Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

Distance from: 22.3 kms | Price from: Not Available

The heritage-listed Macquarie Arms Hotel opened in 1815 in Windsor, which is on the banks of the beautiful Hawkesbury River....

Colo River

Bushwalking in the Hawkesbury

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 21.3 kms | Price from: Free

The Hawkesbury is spoilt for choice with many wonderful bushwalking tracks for you to explore. Often people head to the...

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Richmond Lowlands

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 18.3 kms | Price from: Free

The Richmond Lowlands are located in the picturesque Hawkesbury Region. It is the ideal place if you are looking for...

Mitchell Park picnic area. Photo: John Yurasek/OEH

Mitchell Park picnic area

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 23.5 kms | Price from: Not Available

Mitchell Park picnic area is a great place to pause for a bite and take in the bushland scenery of...

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Vale of Avoca

Natural Attractions

Distance from: 19.3 kms | Price from: Not Available

So you have headed for a drive to the village of Kurrajong and you need to take a ten-minute drive...

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Wilberforce Park

Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 18.4 kms | Price from: Not Available

Wilberforce Park is a place of state heritage significance in the Hawkesbury as it is a wonderful surviving example of...

Governor Philip Park

Governor Phillip Park

Parks and Gardens

Distance from: 22.7 kms | Price from: Free

Governor Phillip Park is a lovely spacious park in historic Windsor located on the banks of the Hawkesbury River. It...

WIndsor Mall

Windsor Heritage Highlights Self Guided Walk

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

Distance from: 22.7 kms | Price from: Free

Windsor is located about 50 kilometres north-west of Sydney and is one of the oldest European settlements in Australia. The...

Golf Club

Riverside Oaks Golf Resort

Sports and Recreation Facilities

Distance from: 20.3 kms | Price from: Not Available

Riverside Oaks boasts Sydney’s only 36-hole golf resort with two championship golf courses. Both golf courses featured in the top...

Migrant Heritage walk, Scheyville National Park. Photo: John Spencer © DPIE

Scheyville National Park

National Parks and Reserves

Distance from: 24.6 kms | Price from: Not Available

Some national parks are about more than just the natural environment; they're about us. Scheyville is one of those parks.This...