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Summer in The Blue Mountains

December 1st 2020 – February 28th 2021

Discover the Blue Mountains, Sydney’s backyard playground. #GOBLUE… AND #STAYANIGHTORTWO. A natural wonderland where waterfalls plummet into valleys clad with rainforest, and breathtaking views stretch to the hazy blue horizon. A region where quaint, historic villages nestle amongst trees painted with the colours of the seasons, and creativity is inspired by the bounty of nature. Relax and take a stroll through the World Heritage listed National Park, or perhaps indulge….

DINOSAUR VALLEY-SCENIC WORLD

November 27 2020 – January 31 2021

DESCEND INTO JURASSIC RAINFOREST

CRUISE INTO THE JURASSIC RAINFOREST ONBOARD THE SCENIC CABLEWAY. NEXT STOP, 65 MILLIONS YEARS AGO!

DISCOVER WHAT THE EARTH WAS LIKE WHEN DINOSAURS RULED. WALK AMONGST DOZENS OF MOVING, ROARING DINOS INCLUDING TRICERATOPS, STEGOSAURUS AND MANY MORE…

Leura Garden Festival

October 2nd – October 4th and October 8th – October 10th 2021

Situated in the beautiful Blue Mountains 100 kms west of Sydney, the gardens of Leura are famous for their magnificent displays of azaleas, rhododendrons, dogwoods, camellias and other cool climate exotics, as well as flowering annuals, perennials and bulbs. The blaze of springtime colour in the gardens attracts visitors from all parts of Australia and overseas. There are big gardens and small gardens in the Festival and each garden has its own distinctive character. . .

Blue Mountains Ukulele Festival

12th – 14th February 2021

It’s on again! The Blue Mountains Ukulele Group invites you to enjoy the best fun you can have in the Blue Mountains in the summer… the Ninth annual Blue Mountains Ukulele Festival. Now a multi-award winning event, the 2021 Blue Mountains Ukulele Festival is being held in and around the iconic Carrington Hotel, 15-47 Katoomba Street, Katoomba NSW. . .

Blue Mountains Music Festival

March 2022

Blue Mountains Music Festival of Folk, Blues and Roots is a three day festival of folk, roots and blues music, featuring selected artists from around the world and across Australia. In a variety of venues in Katoomba, see and hear world class musicians in an intimate and relaxed atmosphere that has been raved about by both performers and audiences. . .

Blackheath Rhododendron Festival

November 2021

During the Annual Rhododendron Festival the Blackheath village comes alive with entertainment and street stalls. The Grand Parade will take place on the first Saturday in November. The Annual Art Show will be held at the Blackheath Community Centre with all items are for sale with over 300 exhibits including traditional and contemporary works. During the festival, there will be varied stalls, activities and music for all the family. Other activities during November include the Rhodo Black and White Ball, the Rhodo Festival Revue, and the Rhodo Festival Golf Classic….

Winter Magic Festival

June 19th 2021

Celebrating the Winter Solstice in Katoomba on Saturday the 22nd of June 2019.

Making winter magic in Katoomba.

To engage the people of Katoomba and the Blue Mountains in a sustainable, vibrant, annual community winter solstice celebration of the arts and creativity centred on Katoomba Street.

Blue Mountains Elvis Festival

19th – 22nd August 2020

The Blue Mountains Elvis Festival 2020 will take place at Katoomba, NSW from
Thursday 20th August – Sunday August 23rd.Featuring an incredible set of artists, including:-Gordon Hendricks (UK + World No 1, only Australian appearances)
John Coates (Ireland’s No 1 Elvis Tribute Artist)
Brendan Chase (NZ Ultimate Elvis Winner)
Peter Paki (NZ Tom Jones)
Marcus Jackson, Stuey V, and many others

Roaring 20s Festival

February 1st – February 28th 2021

The weekend-long event takes place in several venues throughout Katoomba area in the Blue Mountains. Roaring twenties style will be evident in all the participating venues including the elegant ballrooms.  Activities during the event include blues and jazz performances, high tea, historical walks, dinner shows, long lunches, and more. Come in the best 20’s outfit you have, the more feathers, the better……