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Cowra

Escape to the Cowra region and discover why this are of Central NSW one of the best kept secrets in NSW. Cowra is a scenic four hour drive from Sydney and a two hour drive from Canberra.

Cowra offers a wealth of country experiences from relaxing along the extensive waterways to exploring the tranquil Japanese Garden, art galleries and museums. Take a trip down memory lane and experience Cowra’s fascinating history, from the days of steam trains to the largest POW breakout in modern military history.

Food and wine buffs can tour Cowra’s, ever expanding vineyards and eateries to sample the superb local food and wine that is available. Where better to enjoy fine wine and delicious food, than right in the heart of where it is actually produced.

Industries based in Cowra include a vegetable processing factory, wool scouring, a distict abattoir, farm machinery distributors and furniture manufacturers. Cowra has a vibrant and expanding retail and commercial centre. It boasts the services you would expect to find in a larger town while still retaining that wonderful feeling of country hospitality

The outlying area is not to be overlooked, for many hidden treasures can be found in the surrounding villages. The nearby town of Canowindra is known as the ballooning capital of Australia and a walk through the historic main street will reveal a museum, antique shops, specialty boutiques, art galleries and fashionable cafés. Also recognised for the quality of its wine, Canowindra has a number of cellar doors open for wine tasting.

Activites and Experiences at Cowra

  • Astronomy
  • Ballooning
  • Barbecue
  • Birdwatching
  • Bushwalking
  • Camping
  • City Sightseeing
  • Driving
  • Farm/Station activity
  • Fishing – Trout/Fly
  • Flora
  • Fruit Picking
  • Golfing
  • Meditating/Relaxing
  • Sightseeing
  • Skiing – Water
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Train Ride
  • Animal Viewing
  • Walking
  • Water-based
  • Wine Tasting
  • Accommodation
  • Airport
  • Ambulance
  • Automatic Teller Machine
  • Banking Facilities
  • Boat Ramp
  • Bottled Gas
  • Chemist
  • Cinema/Theatre
  • Licensed Club
  • Service Club
  • Coach Stop
  • Currency Exchange
  • Dentist
  • Electronic Funds Transfer at Point Of Sale
  • Fuel
  • Golf
  • Hospital
  • Public Bar
  • Dog Kennels/Catteries
  • Mechanical Services
  • Medical Facilities
  • National Park
  • Newsagent
  • Police
  • Post Office
  • Public Telephone
  • Restaurant
  • Sporting Facilities
  • Supermarket
  • Swimming Pool
  • Takeaway Food
  • Tennis Court
  • Visitor Centres
  • Winery
  • Places of Worship
  • Active
  • The Arts
  • Caravan and Camping
  • Rural/Country
  • Cultural
  • Farm/Station
  • Fishing
  • Flora and Fauna
  • Food and Wine
  • Golf
  • Historic/Heritage
  • Industry/Mining, Agriculture
  • National Park
  • Nature based
  • Pub Stay
  • Rail
  • Relaxation
  • Romance
  • Soft Adventure
  • Shopping
  • Sport
  • Water based
  • Wildflower
  • Wildlife
  • English
  • English

Nearest Airport: COWRA 5KM

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