A great place to escape to, Macarthur, comprising the townships of Campbelltown and Camden, features an abundance of unexpected surprises, including adventurous endeavours, heritage attractions, entertainment activities and award winning dining, as well as plenty of opportunities to get up close with nature. Whether you live in the area, are visiting for the day or planning a longer stay, there's plenty to see and do in the Macarthur area.
Campbelltown is located just 50 minutes from the Sydney CBD and is within easy reach of major road and rail links to the Southern Highlands, Canberra, the Blue Mountains and the South Coast beaches.
Campbelltown is serviced by regular buses and trains. Plan your trip with the Transport for NSW Trip Planner.
Macarthur is steeped in colonial history, with historic homesteads scattered throughout the region. You can relive all the charm of yesteryear with our self-guided heritage tours, historic property open days and at local museums showcasing the social and agricultural histories of the region.
Food lovers will delight in the Macarthur region, with an abundance of dining opportunities at award winning restaurants and boutique cafes. Stemming from the region’s agricultural roots, Macarthur boasts a variety of tours to local food producers, wineries and cellar doors to give you the opportunity to sample the best in fresh produce. You can also indulge in the decadence of the specialty High Teas available.
Let your inner adventurer run wild with us at an eclectic range of energetic activities and daring pursuits. Fly high above the valley in a vintage tiger moth flight, float on cloud nine in a hot air balloon, or if you dare, try the thrill of skydiving. If you prefer to stay grounded, you can take to the hills on a leisurely cross-country horse ride, test your speed at go-karting or enhance your skill on the region’s first designated mountain biking endurance trail.
Campbelltown plays host to a number of community events each year including Festival of Fishers Ghost, Riverfest and Ingleburn Alive.
There's always something happening and our What's On area is regularly updated with the latest events.
Put Macarthur on the top of your ‘must visit’ list, and discover for yourself the diverse blend of living heritage, adventure experiences and unique attractions. Stay for the day, overnight, or for the week, Macarthur’s many experiences and hospitality will delight you.
For further information contact:
Campbelltown Visitor Information Centre
Phone: 1800 655 991 or 02 4645 4921
15 Old Menangle Road, Campbelltown 2560