Description

Wisemans Ferry is a sleepy town built around what was once an important crossing on the Hawkesbury River. The mainland route from Sydney to Newcastle had always gone via this region, but when people started using the Castle Hill route, Solomon Wiseman, who had been granted a parcel of land and opened an inn, built a ferry to take people and cargo across the river. Today car ferries still cross at this point.

Images around Wisemans Ferry NSW 2775


Around Wisemans Ferry NSW 2775


Our Picks on what to Do in Wisemans Ferry NSW

Koveda Holiday Park

Wisemans Ferry Golf Club

Hawkins Lookout

Dharug National Park NSW

Wisemans Ferry Historic Site NSW

The Convict Trail

Our Picks on where to Stay in Wisemans Ferry NSW

Del Rio Resort

Wisemans Inn Hotel

Forgotten Valley Retreat

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Our Picks on what to Eat in Wisemans Ferry NSW

Convict Road Kiosk

Riverbend Restaurant

Busby's Café Restaurant

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Community Services  


Hawkesbury Visitor Information Centre NSW
328 Hawkesbury Valley Way,
RICHMOND NSW 2753

Hawkesbury City Council NSW
366 George Street,
WINDSOR NSW 2756

Wisemans Ferry Police Station NSW
River Road,
WISEMANS FERRY NSW 2775

Location Information 

  • State electorate(s): Gosford, Hawkesbury
  • Federal Division(s): Berowra, Macquarie, Robertson
  • Established (yr): 1827
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.
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Travel To  

Gosford NSW 2250 (76.2 km, 1 hr 37 mins)
Windsor NSW 2756 (43.3 km, 42 mins)
Acknowledgement of Country

Wisemans Ferry NSW is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s.

poidb.com acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.