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 best of both old world and new world techniques in [...]
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 displayed with permanent public access provided as part of the [...]
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 can be found at 135 Kells Creek Rd, Woodlands NSW [...]
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 takes about three hours. There is also a one point [...]
Marist Brothers Wines & The Hermitage, Southern Highlands – this property extends for 155 hectares. It supports 80-100 head of cattle, 20 head of sheep and 13 hectares of grape vines. Guests can enjoy retreat and accommodation facilities, the orchard, olive grove, citrus grove and poultry farm of chickens, ducks and geese.
Nattai Gorge Lookout, Southern Highlands – is located at the end of the Box Vale Walking Track in Mittagong. This very popular track follows the route of a historic railway line from Welby to the Nattai escarpment. There are no hills to climb and the walk is interesting, through cuttings and a railway tunnel 90 metre long. The lookout boasts stunning views of the Nattai [...]
Sturt Gallery and Craft Centre was established in 1941 and is Australia's oldest craft centre. Located close to the Fitzroy Inn, is a great place to explore. Sturt Gallery in Mittagong is a centre of excellence for the promotion & teaching of Australian contemporary craft and design. Situated just one hour south of Sydney, ten minutes from the F2 Freeway and five minutes from Tourism Southern [...]