Blackheath is a vibrant town 15 minutes west of Katoomba. Enjoy crisp mountain air, brisk walks, great food and cosy accommodation.

See spectacular views of the Grose Valley from one of the many amazing lookouts such as Govett’s Leap or Evans Lookout.

Enjoy one of its many bushwalks including the Grand Canyon Track which is a beautiful four hour circuit through luscious native vegetation of ferns and golden wattles.

Fairfax Heritage walking track is ideal for family groups who want to experience the diverse range of vegetation and spectacular views on offer and has a graded wheelchair-accessible path .

Stay in a quaint guesthouse, dine in its cafes, pubs and restaurants, or play a round of golf at the Blackheath Golf Club, that’s lined with cool-climate trees.

Blackheath Rhododendron Festival is held on the first weekend in November showcasing the beautiful Campbell Rhododendron Garden