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Jul 1, 2011 - Lithgow NSW - June 29 - July 2nd

Oh wow!! That was the hairiest stretch of driving we have done so far, up through the Mountains! Some had to be done in 1st gear it was so steep, on damp roads, in the clouds, with drops of thousands of feet beside the car!! Arrived to some dampness - lots of mud around - not the flashest of parks, but ablutions are clean and water hot - our two "must have" criteria for staying!! Spent the following day at Katoomba and touring through the Blue Mountains area there - went to Cahill's Lookout and the Landslide Lookout - both walks steeply...

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Feb 14, 2011 - Lithgow

10th February. On the road again, back tracking to Sydney, we passed through many small villages as well as Bathurst and arrived in Lithgow at lunchtime. The Lithgow Caravan Park is very average, but it is O.K. for one night. We know they have been in drought for a long time but the Lithgow is just rundown. We decided to take a drive around and went to the Tourist Info Centre, then out to Lyle Dam, which is part of a Hydro Electric Plant, they also use it for recreation, boating, skiing, camping, swimming and fishing, quite a nice spot.

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