The historic country township of Uralla is located in the New England High Country, midway between Sydney and Brisbane. The discovery of gold in nearby Rocky River in 1852 brought settlers to the area and the town was established in 1855.
Admire the town’s heritage buildings that date back to the 1860s when bushranger Captain Thunderbolt ruled the local highways. Browse the antique stores, art galleries and bookshops. Visit the old-fashioned lolly shop, local brewery and the award-winning McCrossin’s Mill Museum. Visitors can also try their luck panning for gold at the nearby fossicking reserve, or take a scenic drive to one of the amazing attractions, such as, Thunderbolt’s Rock, Gostwyck Chapel or Dangar’s Falls.
Uralla is an Urban Location area within the local government area of Uralla in New South Wales, it is located approximately 359kms from the capital Sydney and extends over an area of 193.519 square kilometres. Uralla has a recorded population of 2743 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Daylight Time zone Australia/Sydney.
If you are planning a visit to Uralla 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 Uralla and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.