The Cellar Door Artemis Wines are produced by the Balog family in the Southern Highlands region of New South Wales, Australia. Winemaker brothers, Anton and Mark Balog began making wine here in 1996 with passion to produce wines of European complexity and structure with intense Australian varietal definition. The wines are created by combining the [...]
Highlands Marketplace, Southern Highlands – A shopper’s heaven! With a great mix of stores, plenty of parking and family-friendly facilities Highlands Marketplace has all your shopping needs covered in one convenient location! Conveniently located at 197 Old Hume Highway Mittagong NSW 2575. Click here to view a map.
Fitzroy Iron Works, Southern Highlands – The Fitzroy Iron Works was the first iron works in Australia, which operated between 1848 to the 1890’s and established the industry in the country. The exposed remains of the protected site are located in the underground car park of Highlands Marketplace. These remains have been conserved, maintained and [...]
Lake Alexandra, Southern Highlands - Lake Alexandra is a man-made lake which started life as a dam supplying water for engines hauling coal to the Fitzroy iron mines almost 140 years ago. A park land reserve surrounds the lake and birdlife lives in profusion on the water and shores. Barbecue facilities and shelter sheds are [...]
Mittagong Antique Centre, Southern Highlands – is the largest antique and vintage marketplace in the Southern Highlands. There are 45 dealers under one roof and you are sure to find a unique gift or special piece for your home.
Bou-saada, Southern Highlands - is home to a 13 acre vineyard which began with plantings of Sauvignon Blanc vines in 1997 followed by Merlot, Chardonnay & Riesling in 1998. ‘Bou’ meaning father and ‘saada’ meaning peace and happiness, it is a place where visitors find spiritual refreshment, goodness and a sense of well-being. The vineyards [...]
The Box Vale Mine, Southern Highlands - This track follows the formation of an historic railway line and passes through cuttings, along embankments and through a tunnel 84 metres in length. Although much of the surrounding terrain is steep and rocky, the four point four kilometre walking track has easy grades and the return walk [...]