It’s time to explore this historic town, the northern gateway to the Highlands and home to Australia’s first iron works. It is an excellent example of a country town which has managed to retain its historic beginnings, with old and new, side by side.
The gateway to the Southern Highlands, Mittagong lies between the volcanic peaks of Mount Gibraltar and Mount Alexandra, 110 kilometres south west of Sydney.
Discover the best in contemporary Australian crafts at the Sturt Craft Centre, enjoy a picnic at Lake Alexandra or drive to the top of Mount Gibraltar to enjoy excellent lookouts and several short walking tracks.
Surrounding towns and villages include Alpine, Alymerton, Balaclava, Braemar, Colo Vale, High Range, Welby, Yanderra and Yerrinbool.
Mittagong is an Urban Location area within the local government area of Wingecarribee in New South Wales, it is located approximately 95kms from the capital Sydney and extends over an area of 58.423 square kilometres. Mittagong has a recorded population of 5767 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Daylight Time zone Australia/Sydney.
If you are planning a visit to Mittagong 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 Mittagong and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.