Carcoar is the third oldest town west of the Blue Mountains. It has been preserved and restored with most of the buildings constructed between 1860 and 1890. The oldest existing building is Stoke Stable which was built in 1849 by convict labour and now houses a museum.

Walking is the best way to see Carcoar and the village is just the right size to explore on foot. Carcoar has a number of historic buildings which are worth a look.

The Belubula River flows through the town. Well known events such as the annual Carcoar Running Cup Festival held every November, Carcoar Gardening Expo in April and Australia Day Street festival with bushranger re-enactments , live music, food vans and horse and cart rides.

Quick Facts

Carcoar is an Urban Location area within the local government area of Blayney  in New South Wales, it is located approximately 193kms from the capital Sydney and extends over an area of 124.071 square kilometres. Carcoar has a recorded population of 301 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Daylight Time zone Australia/Sydney.

If you are planning a visit to Carcoar 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 of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Carcoar and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.