The historic village of Binalong is nestled in wooded hills on the Burley Griffin Way, 320 kilometres south west of Sydney and 37 kilometres north west of Yass.
Binalong is home to one of Australia’s only purpose-built Motor Museums, and Peter Minson’s beautiful glass art at Southern Cross Glass.
The town square has an old general store (now a cafe), a fountain and old style lamps. The old Cobb and Co Inn (1847) on the Yass Road is now the Black Swan Art Gallery. The Patterson Pub (1840s), is a great example of of pise and bricks. The old two-storey courthouse dates from 1883. Adjacent is a single-storey brick policeman’s residence while the old railway station, erected in 1876 and closed in 1915, is now a private residence.
Binalong is a small New South Wales Rural Location within the local government area of Yass Valley, it is located approximately 250kms from the capital Sydney covering an area of 281.313 square kilometers. Binalong has a recorded population of 543 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Daylight Time zone Australia/Sydney.
If you are planning a visit to Binalong we’ve put together some of the things nearby that 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 of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Binalong and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.