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Meet The Locals – Jon Darragh

The Blue Mountains is full of passionate, creative and interesting people who love what they do. So to help us celebrate Locals Month here at Scenic World, we’ve decided to give you the chance to meet some of the people who call this beautiful place home. Click on the link below to meet Jon Darragh, a […]

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The Best Playgrounds in the Upper Mountains

1. Bert Hinkler Park Named after the famous aviator Bert Hinkler, this park is small but cute, just like your kids. In addition to the standard slide and swings, there’s an old fashioned metal plane complete with steering wheel. So bring your aviator glasses and bring her in to land. Cnr Katoomba & Warialda Streets, […]

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Beautiful Photos Bring History to Life

  A photographic exhibition at the Woodford Academy lays bare the soul of the oldest collection of buildings in the Blue Mountains, revealing the colourful history which played out on the property. The collection of black and white images by Blue Mountains photojournalist David Hill is a revealing interpretation of the collection of buildings which make […]

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The Moon Rises Again at the Hydro

  Asian street food, music, lanterns and lions – experience all the sights and sounds of the Orient on Sunday, September 25, from 12pm to 4pm at the original Blue Mountains party palace. The Hydro Majestic Hotel at Medlow Bath hosts its second spring Moon Festival to celebrate the season of family, friends, new growth […]

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