What brings you to Mudgee?Just 268km north-west of Sydney is the charming country town of Mudgee, meaning 'nest in the hills', and complemented by smaller regional towns including; Gulgong, Rylestone, Hill End and Kandos. Whether it's award-winning food and wine, sensational restaurants, 40 family-owned cellar doors, or gorgeous rolling hills and picturesque country landscapes, the region is fast becoming the 'go-to' destination to 'escape the everyday'. Bandalong sits among working farms, cellar doors and is the perfection location for a romantic getaway, relaxing family time, group get-togethers, downtime by the wood-burning fire or on your cottage veranda watching whatever wildlife passes through.
Located away from the town lights and 8 minutes from your cottage, this is where night skies can be viewed as they were meant to be viewed. Gaze at a jewel box of constellations, view startling nebulas or enthral at a star in its death-throes.
The largest privately owned gold rush collection in Australia, History Hill is dedicated to the land, time and people of Australia’s gold rush era. A hands on approach to getting inside the world of the 1800’s.