Lithgow Information – www.lithgow-tourism.com
Lithgow is situated approximately 140kms (2 hours) from Sydney. The population at the moment stands just above 20,000 people. Lithgow enjoys warm summer days and the occasional snowfall throughout winter.
Lithgow has both a public hospital and a community private hospital located approximately 10kms (drive) from Silcock Street. There are also a number of medical centres within the town – some of which are within walking distance of the estate and open late.
Lithgow has 5 primary and 2 high schools – a number of which are within walking distance from Silcock Street. Lithgow also has a TAFE College offering a number of courses (the College is within walking distance from the estate). Bathurst (approximately 50km drive) boasts a Charles Sturt University.
Shopping is available in the Main Street, which has Woolworths supermarket (just off the Main Street), a number of cafes, hairdressers, and specialty shops. There are also a number of larger stores including Aldi, Sam’s Warehouse, Repco, Coles, Target and Sanity, along with more specialty shops – all located within walking distance from Silcock Street in the Pottery Plaza on Valley Drive and in the Coles Complex located on Lithgow Street.
A number of events are held within Lithgow and its surrounds and we recommend viewing the website for further information so you don’t miss a thing!