The Blue Mountains town of Glenbrook has so much to offer. Fresh air and a temperate climate, Glenbrook has spectacular views and a great community atmosphere. Glenbrook was originally known as Watertank as it was a stopping point for steam trains. It then became known as Wascoe Siding with Wascoe (Blaxland) just up the road. In 1879 it was given the name of Glenbrook by Sir John Jamieson who believed that the creek was a brook coming from Regents Glen.

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Around Glenbrook NSW 2773

Our Picks on what to Do in Glenbrook NSW

Glenbrook Park

Chalmers Lookout NSW

Glenbrook Rotary Markets

Elizabeth Lookout

Knapsack Reserve

Ross Lookout NSW

Glenbrook Skatepark

Lapstone Zig Zag NSW

Our Picks on where to Stay in Glenbrook NSW

Euroka Hideaway

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Our Picks on what to Eat in Glenbrook NSW

Mountain Blue Cafe

Bakehouse on Park

2773 Cafe

Shopping in Glenbrook NSW

Community Services  

Glenbrook Visitor Information Centre
Hamment Place Great Western Highway,

Blue Mountains City Council NSW
2-6 Civic Place,

Nepean Hospital
Derby Street,

Jellybean Pool NSW
Blue Mountains National Park, Glenbrook Creek Walking Track,
Blue Mountains NSW 2787

Location Information 

  • Elevation: 163
  • Population: 5051
  • State electorate(s): Penrith
  • Federal Division(s): Macquarie
  • Established (yr): 1870
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

Travel To  

Katoomba NSW 2780 (41.7 km, 42 mins)
Penrith NSW 2750 (9.2 km, 12 mins)
Windsor NSW 2756 (30.4 km, 39 mins)

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Acknowledgement of Country

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