Weddin Mountains Region
Immerse yourself in the Weddin Mountains Region and discover the quintessential country destinations of Grenfell, Caragabal, Quandialla, Bimbi and Greenethorpe. Each settlement boasts its own distinct character with a range of year-round attractions appealing to any taste or interest. Set against a magnificent naturally abundant backdrop, the region has inspired many including the Wiradjuri people, those eking out an existence on the gold fields, famous bushrangers roaming the hills and even the birth of one of Australia's most famous writers – Henry Lawson.
Escape to the Weddin Mountains Region
The majestic Weddin Range has long been a landmark or meeting point for those that have inhabited the land. The Weddin Mountains Region is the perfect country weekend escape or day trip. Less than a half day drive from Sydney and around two hours from Canberra, Dubbo, Bathurst and Wagga, visitors enjoy the wide variety of activities on offer in the region. Make sure you check out the calendar of upcoming events when planning your trip for something extra special while you visit. Festivals and events in Weddin, such as the iconic Henry Lawson Festival of Arts (June long weekend), highlight the rich history, vibrant local arts and offer an authentic country experience.
For more inspiration - unearth Grenfell with a visit to the Central NSW Tourism website here which includes an interesting 48-hour itinerary, events, things to see and do.