Blue Mountains National Park
The Blue Mountains National Park is located west of Sydney near Katoomba. It is part of the Great Dividing range.
There is a variety of native flora in this area. You will see many different plants including the narrow leaved peppermint, Mountain Devil, Scribbly gum and the Waratah.
Fauna - Endangered species
Some animals that may be seen include snakes, dingoes, echidna, long-nosed potoroo, green and golden bell frog, and koala. Some of these are endangered species.
Culture and Heritage
The indigenous people and their tribes take as much care and respect for their homeland as they can. They live in harmony with their natural environment.
Visitor attractions and park facilities
Scenic World is a popular tourist attraction on the edge of the Blue Mountains National Park. It includes the world's steepest railway, cable car and skyway. It has great views of the Three Sisters.
Blue Mountains National Park is open all year round.