Rouse Hill Estate walk
Rouse Hill Regional Park
Take the short and easy Rouse Hill Estate walk for a glimpse into the history of the area. If you’ve time, explore the house on a guided tour.
- Rouse Hill Regional Park
- 1km loop
- Time suggested
- Please note
- It’s a good idea to put sunscreen on before you set out and remember to take a hat and drinking water
- Dogs are permitted in this part of the park – you will need to keep them on a leash at all times and remember to pick up after them
- Please take your rubbish with you when you leave the park
- There are rainwater tanks, but it is recommended that you boil this water before drinking
- Toilet facilities are located near the entry to the carpark
- It can be a busy place on the weekend, so parking might be limited
Rouse Hill Estate walk is a short stroll that takes you near the grounds of the old Rouse Hill House and Farm.
The house was built between 1813 and 1818, and several generations descended from civil servant and grazier Richard Rouse, lived here until the 1980's; it’s now maintained by the Historic Houses Trust.
Get the kids to take a break from the adventure playground for a wander into history. It’s an easy walk, so it shouldn’t take too long. If you have time, take a guided tour to explore the time-warped rooms of the house, the ancient garden, stables, outbuildings and historic machinery.
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Rouse Hill Regional Park is open 8am to 8pm during daylight savings (8am to 5pm at other times), but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
(02) 4572 3100
Contact hours: 8.30am-4.30pm Monday to Friday (closed public holidays)
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- Fax: (02) 4580 2714