Birdwatching at Capertee Valley

Activities

There are many varied walking tracks for bush walking in the more secluded parts of the farm properties and in the 2 adjacent National Parks- both the Gardens of Stone and the Wollemi National Park.

Activities include

  • Bush Walking
  • Bird Watching
  • Historical Tours of Glen Davis Oil Shale Works
  • Photography
  • Painting
  • Wilderness Adventure,
  • Rural Experience
  • Exploring local areas like Glen Davis (the old mining town), Dunn Swamp, Rylstone, Turon Gates, Hill End, Vineyards of Mudgee etc
Activities

During your stay in our holiday cottages, there are varied activities to keep you occupied.

  • Bush Walking
  • Bird Watching
  • Photography
  • Painting
  • Wilderness Adventure
  • Rural Experience

Historical Tours of Glen Davis Oil Shale Works:
We arrange guided tours every Saturday. Meet at the front gate of “The Poplars” Canobla Ave, Glen Davis.

Historic Tours:
Guide is Graeme on 0416 115 295 & email: gdosw@pnddistribution.com

Please note:
there will be no tours from March 1 – May 15th due to filming. Apologies for any inconvenience

Price: The tour costs $20 pp, ($10 for children under 12 yrs) (cash only- if you can bring the exact change that is always helpful!) and takes approx 2 hrs – its a walking tour, so dress for the weather, wear covered shoes, and bring some water.

Tour Times:

In the summer – daylight savings times – Tours are from 5-7pm – sunset tour
The rest of the time (when the weather isn’t so hot) – Tours are from 2- 4pm
Sometimes private tours are available by arrangement, but they are more expensive.

 

Explore Local Areas:
  • Glen Davis (the old mining town)
  • Dunn Swamp
  • Rylstone
  • Turon Gates
  • Hill End
  • Vineyards of Mudgee