LINKS TO OTHER WEB-SITES THAT CONTAIN
FURTHER INFORMATION ON THE NEWNES AREA

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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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This page last updated: 02Jan2013