Description

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


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Community Services  


Lithgow Visitor Information Centre
1137 Great Western Highway,
BOWENFELS NSW 2790

Lithgow City Council
180 Mort Street,
LITHGOW NSW 2790

Lithgow Police Station NSW
244 Mort Street,
LITHGOW NSW 2790

Lithgow Hospital
2 Col Drewe Drive,
BOWENFELS NSW 2790

Lithgow Library Learning Centre NSW
157 Main Street,
LITHGOW NSW 2790

JM Robson Aquatic Centre Lithgow NSW
George Coates Street,
LITHGOW NSW 2790

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.
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Travel To  

Bathurst NSW 2795 (62.6 km, 50 mins)
Blackheath NSW 2785 (26.1 km, 26 mins)
Oberon NSW 2787 (58.4 km, 51 mins)

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Acknowledgement of Country

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

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