Located within the Western Sydney region you will find the city of Blacktown which is situated around 35km from the Sydney CBD. Halfway between the city centre and the Blue Mountains, holidaymakers that decide upon Blacktown for the destination can have the luxury of city living at the fingertips as well as pristine wilderness of the Blue Mountains on their doorstep.
With easy access to the city you can enjoy plenty of shopping with malls, buzzing precincts, retail outlets, designer clothes stores and plenty more for you to wander through and see what interesting buys you can find. You can also take trips to Penrith, Parramatta, Hawkesbury and the Hills District with are all located around Blacktown and provide many more activities and attractions for you to discover, such as white water rafting in Penrith, rolling green hills to explore in the Hills District and a great nightlife in Parramatta.
There is plenty of accommodation to select from in Blacktown from serviced apartments, motor inns that are great for overnight stays or perhaps longer, hotels, motels, caravan parks and holiday homes. Perhaps you only wish to stay for the night or are planning an extended stay in Blacktown, so whatever your needs and budget may be you can be sure that you will find exactly what you are looking for in the way of accommodation in Blacktown.
The city of Blacktown presents a diverse range of award winning attractions, venues and plenty of recreational attractions for all ages to get involved in. Why not visit the Blacktown Olympic Park which is home to some of the nation’s most elite sports people or take a dip at the Aquatic Centre. The kids will love the Western Sydney International Drag way that is within easy distance of where ever you may be staying in Blacktown as well as the Eastern Creek International Raceway and Karting grounds where you can really pick up some speed and race your family and friends.
There are some wonderful golf courses to have a round or two on while you are here and with the wildlife parks and recreational reserves that you can access there is definitely something for everyone in Blacktown. Nature lovers, art lovers, sports enthusiasts and anyone just wishing to kick back and relax and unwind, Blacktown is waiting for you!
Why spend some time going bushwalking, hiking or horse riding for the day or pack a picnic and go in search of a tranquil garden or park to laze in and there are plenty of playgrounds for the little ones to run around in too. So from lazing by the pool, to wandering through parks and bushlands as well as shopping, wining and dining, Blacktown really has so much for you to choose from!
You can enjoy the quiet escape from the city of Sydney and yet still have all of its main attractions like the Sydney Harbour, the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the Opera House, Luna Park, Taronga Zoo and the beautiful beaches that Sydney is famous for all just a short drive away when you stay in Blacktown.
So whether you are organising a business trip, family vacation, trip for two or weekend getaway with your friends, Blacktown will have everything you are looking for and so much more!