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Lidsdale: Where To Go / Sightseeing

St John the Evangelist Church

St John's was erected by Mrs Georgina Abbott as a memorial to her parents, Mr and Mrs James Walker and her first husband, Mr Edwin Barton. It was designed by Blacket and Son, architects and built by George Donald, opening on 6 November, 1881 as the "Wallerawang" estate private chapel. From its opening it was used by Presbyterian and Anglican Churches and was given to both on 18 November, 1952. Services are held at this beautiful little church on the first and third Sunday of the month.

Main Street
Wallerawang, NSW, 2845

Located 2.5K from Lidsdale

Lake Wallace

Lake Wallace is situated at Wallerawang off the Great Western Highway, fifteen kilometres south west of Lithgow.

Facilities include: children's playground, picnic and barbecue areas, hot showers are available.
Activities include: sailing (no power boats) and fishing (rainbow and brown trout) walking and bird watching.

Lake Wallace is RV friendly.

Great Western Highway
Wallerawang, NSW, 2845

Located 5.4K from Lidsdale

Lithgow Golf Club

The picturesque, and very easy walking, 18 hole golf course at the Lithgow Golf Club offers quite a challenge to all levels of player. The mens par is 72 at just a few metres under 6,000 metres, and 74 for the ladies at over 5,400 metres. Play a round of golf surrounded by native wildlife. Visiting players are welcome and your bookings can be made at the pro shop.

Eskroy Park
Marrangaroo, NSW, 2790

Located 6.3K from Lidsdale

Energy Expo at Mt Piper

You can visit the Mount Piper Power Station Energy Expo every day of the year, except Christmas Day, between 9am and 4pm, tours are available by prior arrangement. Here you'll be able to enjoy exhibits, models, displays, photographic and printed information, videos and touch screens and gain an understanding of the way NSW electricity is produced and distributed.

While the tour mainly focuses on coal-fired thermal power stations, like EnergyAustralia's Mt Piper, you'll also get to explore information on developments in renewable energy sources. Entry and tours are completely free, and the power station includes picnic facilities, a children's playground and electric barbecues to make for a great day out for the whole family.

Bookings are essential.

350 Boulder Road
Portland, NSW, 2847

Located 8.0K from Lidsdale

Lithgow State Mine Heritage Park and Railway

An open air museum consisting of a former colliery site and three kilometres of rail line, The State Mine Heritage Park and Railway offers mine museum guided tours, coal mining displays, picnic areas and Heritage rolling stock and machinery.

Here the displays relate to mining history, steam power and the town's rail heritage. There are picnic areas at the powder magazines, nature trails, lovely scenery plus flora and birdlife.

Via Atkinson Street
Lithgow, NSW, 2790

Located 12.2K from Lidsdale

Lidsdale: Events

The Zig Zag Motel Ladies National Karting Event

The Zig Zag Motel Ladies National Karting Event is the only Karting event in Australia exclusively for women and girls.

The event has entrants from throughout Australia as well as girls from New Zealand, and is recognised by the sport's governing body, Karting Australia, as an event of national importance.

The event also raises funds for the National Breast Cancer foundation. So far the club has raised over AUD150,000.

Event Dates
      21st Jan
      22nd Jan

Lithgow City Raceway,
Oakey Forest Road
Marrangaroo, NSW, 2790

Located 8.7K from Lidsdale

Clyde Marshall Memorial

In 1963, some 50 years ago, the Lithgow kart Club was formed. Clyde Marshall is a Memorial event. He was the original founding member of Lithgow Districts Kart club. And this event keeps the legend of Clyde alive.

Clyde Marshall initially owned the land on which the track was built. The club bought the land off him in 1981 to establish the Combined Districts Kart Club. Clyde was always there. He is in the clubhouse on the wall - king of the mountain.

The event has been ongoing since 1986 - 27 years of history of karting in Lithgow, New South Wales. Clyde is now deceased.

The Lithgow track has superb spectator facilities and the Combined District Karting Club welcome spectators, and it's free.

Event Dates
      29th Oct
      30th Oct

Oakey Forest Road
Marrangaroo, NSW, 2790

Located 8.7K from Lidsdale

Central West Street Stockers Cup

Come along to the Central West Street Stockers Cup at Cullen Bullen Raceway, and see four cylinder sedans, junior sedan drivers, series / production sedans, street stockers, micro sprints, quarter midgets, speedway go karts, and a vintage demonstration.

For further information, contact Ray Blackley on the phone number provided, or via email.

Cullen Bullen Speedway,
Castlereagh Highway
Cullen Bullen, NSW, 2790

Located 9.8K from Lidsdale

Portland Art Exhibition

Since its debut in 1976, the continued success of the Portland Art Exhibition has caused it to grow in both size and importance within the arts communities of Portland and the surrounding regions.

In prior years, any money raised from art sales has been distributed back into the local community. The works are displayed in the Crystal Theatre, itself a historical and highly valued icon in a town widely known as a hidden gem in the Central Tablelands.

Opening night is on Friday, 4 March. Wine and a light supper will be available.

Crystal Theatre,
Wolgan Street
Portland, NSW, 2847

Located 9.9K from Lidsdale

Lidsdale: Travel Tips

Lithgow Visitor Information Centre

Call into the Lithgow Visitor Information Centre for information on the local area. Souvenirs and other merchandise are available for purchase.

Lithgow is a popular stop for visitors heading to Heart of Country NSW, and has a number of fine public and private buildings, reflecting its key place in Australia's industrial history.

1137 Great Western Highway
Lithgow, NSW, 2790

Located 12.1K from Lidsdale

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