Situated between two national parks, the Wollemi and Gardens of Stone, discover the majestic beauty and storied history of the Wolgan Valley.
Preserving the 7,000 acre reserve is key to restoring the Wolgan Valley and surrounding Greater Blue Mountains region to their original pristine state. Get your hands dirty in a fun and important way by helping protect this important wildlife sanctuary.
With its enviable location in the heart of the majestic Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area, the resort is a perfect homebase for guided adventures in the wild.
See the Wolgan Valley and Blue Mountains in a whole new way; explore the beautiful hills, creeks, and ridgelines on horseback adventures.
Take aim at learning one of the world's oldest sports. With the help of a field guide, learn the methods and tips for shooting a bow and arrow in a safe and controlled environment. Archery is suitable for adults and children over six, and is subject to weather conditions. Sun protection and proper footwear is recommended.
Beneath a broad Australian sky, with sandstone escarpments of the Wolgan Valley on the horizon, soak in the world from the comfort of your own private pool.
Witness the beauty of the mountains, creeks, and even wildlife on mountain biking adventures across the spectacular 7,000 acre nature reserve. From a leisurely ride to something more challenging, there is a journey for everyone.
Strengthen your serve in the magical surrounds of the Australian wild.
Explore the history of Wolgan Valley through the eyes of the Aboriginal people and colonial settlers.
Get a glimpse into the trying conditions that early Australian settlers faced as they learned to adapt and thrive in the wilderness.
Wilderness adventures to inspire every age.
An exciting youthful adventure tailored to the ages and interests of children. The Australian wild offers an inspiring playground for the Junior Rangers as they participate in activities such as bush survival, adventure hikes, fossil hunting, archery, and more.
Visit the stables and meet some of Wolgan Valley’s horses; great options for a fully supervised and safe introduction to horse riding.
The thrill of the wild and the beauty of New South Wales, Australia.
Venture out into the Wolgan Valley and Greater Blue Mountains and explore the beautiful hills, creeks, and ridgelines the way they were meant to be seen — on horseback.
The resort’s food philosophy, based on seasonal, regional and where possible organic produce from within a 100 mile (160km) radius, showcases exceptional Australian fare. The menu changes according to season and various ingredients are incorporated from the resort’s very own kitchen garden.
Experience a journey of discovery to the Glow Worm tunnel on the Newnes Plateau.
Experience Australia’s magnificent night sky in a campfire setting in the bush landscape. The remote nature of the reserve provides an unforgettable opportunity to experience the southern sky free from the competing lights of cities and towns.
A whole new Australia comes alive after dark. Explore the the nocturnal world of the Australian bush in the comfort of a luxury four wheel drive vehicle.
Donkey Mountain has many secrets to offer, such as fern-filled canyons and the unique stone formations for which this national park is named. This challenging hike provides an opportunity to explore one of the Wolgan Valley’s most iconic geological features. In the company of an experienced Field Guide, you will hike into the Gardens of Stone National Park, making your way through beautiful Australian bushland, travelling steeply towards the sandstone cliffs and remarkable pagoda formations of the summit.
Photographic journeys of discovery in the beauty of the Australian wilderness.
Experience a unique range of native wildlife and flora, touring by 4WD.
You will be guided on a short tour through Australia’s magnificent night skies by one of the resort’s Field Guides. Wolgan Valley is blessedly free of the light pollution that restricts our view of the night sky in cities and the night sky is nothing short of spectacular. This activity is conducted within easy walking distance of the Main Homestead and is a perfect way to close your evening with a glass of wine in hand.
Duration: 15 minutes
Scheduled: Twice each evening