Lithgow is situated in New South Wales, Australia and is the centre of the local political division City of Lithgow. It is located in a mountain valley named Lithgow's Valley by John Oxley in honour of William Lithgow, the first Auditor-General of New South Wales. Lithgow is located on the Great Western Highway, about 150km or two hours drive west of Sydney, or via the old mountain route "Bell's Line of Road" from Windsor.

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Around Lithgow NSW 2790

Our Picks on what to Do in Lithgow NSW

Lithgow Workmen's Club

Busy Corner Takeaway

Lithgow Halloween

Lithgow Small Arms Factory Museum

Our Picks on where to Stay in Lithgow NSW

Lithgow Parkside Motor Inn

Lithgow Apartments

Commercial Hotel Motel Lithgow

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Our Picks on what to Eat in Lithgow NSW

Secret Creek Cafe and Restaurant

Emerald Lantern Chinese Restaurant

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Location Information 

  • Elevation: 950 m (3,117 ft)
  • Population: 13,095
  • State electorate(s): Bathurst
  • Federal Division(s): Calare
  • Established (yr): 1870
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

Travel To  

Bathurst NSW 2795 (62.6 km, 50 mins)

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Acknowledgement of Country

Lithgow NSW is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s.

Darug 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.