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Old Trahlee

Hartley Historic Site

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All the practical information you need to know about Old Trahlee.

Getting there and parking

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    Old Trahlee is located in Hartley Historic Site, just over 2 hours west of Sydney, and only 20 mins from Lithgow.

    To get there from Sydney:

    • Travel along the Great Western Highway towards Lithgow
    • Turn left into the village at the Historic Site signs, 4km after Little Hartley.

    Road quality

    • Sealed roads

    Vehicle access

    • 2WD vehicles

    Weather restrictions

    • All weather


    There's a driveway parking spot for 1 small car, and 2 on-street parking spaces in front of the cottage.


    • Bedding configuration: 4 bedrooms. 1 double bed (disabled access), 1 queen bed, 1 single bunk bed, 1 baby cot (0 to 4 years).
    • The bathroom has a shower, toilet, underfloor heating and heated towel racks.
    • Dining room and lounge room.
    • There is mobile phone reception in the cottage but the signal might be weak in some areas. There's no Wi-fi.
    • Please leave the property clean and tidy, with all kitchen items washed up and put away. Additional fees may be charged if unreasonable cleaning is required or for missing/broken items.


    • Flush toilets

    Picnic tables

    Drinking water


    • Hot showers

    Electric power


    The kitchenette has 2 hotplates, oven, kettle, toaster, microwave and a fridge.

    Plates and cutlery

    Pots and pans

    Bed linen


    Gas heating.


    There's a TV in the dining and lounge rooms. There's no television signal but you can still play DVDs.


    Washing machine

    There's a laundry with washing machine, dryer and tub.

    Rubbish bin

    Maps and downloads


    Disability access level - easy

    There is standard wheelchair access to half of Old Trahlee:

    • Toilet facilities are wheelchair-accessible.
    • One bedroom is wheelchair-accessible.
    • The kitchen, dining table and lounge are wheelchair-accessible.
    • Pathways and entry to the house are wheelchair-accessible.


    Amplified music is prohibited.

    Camp fires and solid fuel burners



    Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. Find out which regional parks allow dog walking and see the pets in parks policy for more information.


    NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

    Map of Old Trahlee, Hartley Historic Site.

    Park info

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