Millthorpe Travel Guide

Millthorpe is a town in Central New South Wales. When you explore this area, you will encounter quaint buildings and rural lands that have adorned the area since the 19th century.

With a population of approximately 1,200 people, Millthorpe is a peaceful area located 250 kilometres from Sydney.

Things to do in Millthorpe

Millthorpe has numerous heritage sites and museums, so history buffs will appreciate learning about the events that occurred in the town over the last 200 years. Before you explore the lovely areas around Millthorpe, walk along the simple streets of the town. The town relies on the historical features for tourism, so many of the buildings are well-preserved. The oldest structures in Millthorpe date back to the 1840s.

This town is in the heart of New South Wales’ cool wine region.  This town also has fresh truffles that are produced in the rural areas of Central New South Wales.

If you would like to learn more about the history of New South Wales, visit Forest Reefs. Forest Reefs is an old mining village that is located near Millthorpe. While it is no longer an important economic centre, Forest Reefs can teach you about the early development of Millthorpe.

Take a break from civilisation by venturing through the wilderness areas nearby. You may explore Mount Canobolas and dense forests during your adventures. Many of the natural areas have remained untouched by humanity, so you may encounter rare birds and mammals.

If you enjoy shopping, visit Millthorpe Markets. These unique markets are open during the first Sundays in April and December. This outdoor marketplace has over 200 small vendors that offer unique crafts, food products, and trinkets. This is one of the best places to purchase souvenirs. If you visit Millthorpe Markets during the first Sunday in December, you may discover beautiful handmade Christmas decorations. You can also purchase prints and original pieces from local artists.

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