Lithgow is a destination with an amazing range of beautiful places to hang out by water and catch yourself a big one! The Central Tablelands and Central West is a renowned region for trout fishing, so make sure you pack your fly. 

Lake Lyell

Visit some of Australia's top resorts near Lithgow.

SPA relax

The Lithgow region has a booming community of artists and creatives. The area was an early pastoral area and then the key industrial town of New South Wales.Take a tour around Lithgow and explore the heritage and arts.

In the heart of Lithgow, the Gang Gang Gallery has fast-become a local institution for art of the region. Check out an exhibition while you are in town and explore the work of an exciting crop of local talent. 

Gang Gang gallery

From celebrations of fine arts to medieval traditions. Visit for the festivals.

Lithgow festival banner

Visit and sample the local produce or have an extended lunch at one of it's amazing eateries. Lithgow has a number of fantastic cafes, restaurants or pubs to provide a dining experience to remember.

The Tin Shed: This local institution provides one of the best coffees in town in a beautiful heritage building in town. It prides itself on sourcing its produce from local growers and really showcases the culinary wonders of the region.

Main street

Only 2 hours drive from Sydney, Lithgow is a town brimming with history, art and culture. It has fantastic boutique accomodation, a gourmet food scene and plenty of places to kick back and relax. You can visit lakes or rivers for some fantastic fishing, or grab a beer at a secret brewery. You won't run out of things to do!