Located a short 2 hours west of Sydney, the Seven Valleys is the ideal location to base yourself for weekend and overnight trips in and around the Central West.
With a good highway system linking the Seven Valleys to Sydney and the rest of New South Wales , driving to the Seven Valleys is simple.
From Sydney: Two alternative routes from the Sydney region travel through the Blue Mountains . Follow the Great western Highway, through the towns and villages including Katoomba and Leura or follow the Bell ’s Line of Road and view the majesty of World Heritage listed wilderness.
From Canberra/Melbourne: Via Goulburn and Oberon – When travelling North on the Princes Highway turn at Goulburn and proceed through Goulburn turning left at the turnoff to Wombeyan Caves. Proceed along the Taralga Road to Taralga and Abercrombie Road to Oberon. Note there remains 15km of unsealed, although good quality road in the process of being sealed by late 2007.
From Central West : The Seven Valleys can also be reached from the Central West through Bathurst and Mudgee.
Rail services operate from Sydney to the Seven Valleys town of Lithgow, stopping at all major villages throughout the Blue Mountains.
View timetables: transportnsw.info
Other scheduled trains include the Countrylink XPT, Bathurst Bullet, Explorer Train, and the Indian Pacific.
The closest airport to the Seven Valleys is Bathurst . Pick ups from Bathurst airport can be arranged.
Regional Express (REX): 13 17 13
A personalised on-demand shuttle service is available from Sydney Airport or the Sydney Metropolitan Area to and from the Blue Mountains . Private charter is also available from Lithgow Buslines Tel: (02) 6352 3888
Day Tours of the Seven Valleys region are available.
Lithgow Taxi Tel: (02) 6351 3305
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