|LINKS TO OTHER WEB-SITES THAT CONTAIN
FURTHER INFORMATION ON THE NEWNES AREA
|Go to the bottom of this page for links to other pages on this web site.|
|Emergency Services - weather & bushfire:|
|Commonwealth Bureau of Meteorology||Four-day weather forecast (Lithgow).|
|NSW RFS - Total Fire Ban and
Current Fire Danger Map
|Newnes is in area "10" (Central Ranges).
This map is usually updated (during the bushfire season) daily at about 5.00pm and midnight.
|NSW RFS - Current Incidents in NSW.||Has the latest info. on any current bushfires.|
|NP & WS "Firenews"||National Park closures.|
|Roads & Traffic Authority||Road closures. Also by telephone on 132-701.|
|Accommodation at Newnes:|
|NEWNES HOTEL HISTORIC WILDERNESS RETREAT||Very comfortable cabin accommodation is now available at Newnes.
For bookings, telephone: (02) 6355-1247.
|A selection of nearby accommodation can be found on the Camping & Accommodation page.|
|Web-sites with information on Lithgow and the Blue Mountains:|
|Lithgow Visitors Centre Information||Our local council-run Visitor Centre site, with plenty of info. on the Lithgow district.|
|Blue Mountains Tourism Ltd.||Blue Mountains information from the local tourism authority.|
|Blue Mountains Information||More information on the Blue Mountains.|
|Links to National Parks web-site:|
|NP&WS Home Page.||The main entry point for information on all national parks in New South Wales|
|Wollemi National Park.||Newnes is located within south-west corner of this park.|
|Gardens of Stone National Park.||A nearby national park, made up of three areas to the west and south of Newnes.|
|Blue Mountains National Park.||Adjoins Wollemi National Park to the south.|
|The pages for Wollemi National Park and Gardens of Stone National
Park have only limited information at this stage.|
The Blue Mountains pages are very informative and contain information that is also relevant to Newnes.
|Links to Australian Heritage Commission:|
|Introductory page and location map of World Heritage Areas in Australia.||These pages give more information on the Greater Blue Mountains Heritage Area and other Australian World Heritage Sites|
|Greater Blue Mountains Area|
|Greater Blue Mountains Area - World Heritage Values|
|World Heritage - What does it mean?|
|Implications of World Heritage listing|
|Australian World Heritage Properties - Legislation|
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|Links to the information pages on this web site:|
|NEWNES BASICS||GETTING TO NEWNES||OIL-SHALE RUINS||GLOW-WORM TUNNEL||OTHER WALKS||OTHER PLACES|
|NEWNES KIOSK||CAMPING & ACCOM.||TOURS TO NEWNES||ABOUT US||OTHER WEB-SITES||CURRENT CONDITIONS|
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