My Mountains


Blue Moutains Cultural Centre

Perched at the highest point of Katoomba and approaching its second birthday in November, the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre holds a fascinating couple of hours worth of things to see and do if you’re looking to fill the last of winter’s chilly days. On approach its architectural contrast to its neighbour, the 131 year old […]


Meet Murray

Here at Scenic World we have a talented bunch of staffers!  One such individual is Murray Clark, budding botanist and fact finder extraordinaire! Here he tells us a bit about himself… Tell us a bit about yourself My name is Murray Clark and I was born and raised in the Blue Mountains. Before I could […]

Hot Cross Buns of the Mountains

Buns of the Mountains

For many at this time of year, Hot Cross Buns are a serious business. Here at Scenic World HQ, we set ourselves a ‘serious’ Hot Cross Bun Challenge to determine just where to go in the Upper Mountains for the best buns.

Mount Vic Flicks courtesy of The Cloudscape

New Era for an Old Favourite

  Walk through the front door of Mount Vic Flicks and it’s like stepping back into movie-going history. For those of us that can remember, and for those that can imagine, it’s “Cinema the way it used to be”. The lovely old building which houses the cinema was built in the 1930’s as a Public […]

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