MOUNTAIN AND RIVER SCENERY
Experience the Hawkesbury with a sixth-generation descendant of early farmers and settlers. Visit...
historic buildings, artists painting sites, wineries,
the Macquarie towns of Windsor, Richmond, Pitt Town and Wilberforce
Australia's oldest church at Ebenezer
Macquarie Schoolhouse, Macquarie Arms Hotel
Wandin Valley sites from the television series A Country Practice
historic Rose Cottage at Wilberforce
RAAF Base Richmond (external)
Freemans Reach, Grose Vale and Kurrajong
As well as step-on guides for tourist coaches, social groups and service clubs, we provide guides for school groups, walking groups and self-drive groups. The flexibility of our tours also allows us to provide guides for special-interest groups … artists, family historians, horticulture and agriculture-interest groups.
What Past Clients Are Saying
Hawkesbury Valley Heritage Tours offers a flexible and unique variety of step-on guided tour packages, all promising that added personal touch. Our tours are the best value for money tours in the Hawkesbury and deliver a truly knowledgeable and authentic travel experience. Take a look at the sorts of step-on guided tours we offer below, and get in touch if you would like to learn how you can book a tour with us today. We can offer combined features of the standard tours to suit individual requests. Contact us for details.
HISTORY AND HERITAGE TOUR
Looking to experience spectacular river scenery with a local viewpoint? If you are interested in history and enjoy looking at Georgian, Victorian and Federation architecture and hearing about how our early settlers coped with floods, drought and devastation, then this tour is a great option for you. Sit back and take in the historic sites of Windsor, Wilberforce, Pitt Town and Ebenezer while driving through picturesque rural farmlands in the Hawkesbury Valley.
AGRICULTURE AND ARTISTS SITES
This trip is a delightful tour of the Hawkesbury that visits painting sites used by the artists Streeton, Ashton, Conder and many other artists. The tour includes the old Hawkesbury Agricultural College (now owned by Western Sydney University) and a drive past magnificent polo horse studs with views of the rich farmlands and spectacular panoramic views of the Hawkesbury Valley. This tour includes a visit to a local farm shop with opportunity to purchase fruit, vegetables, jams, honey or preserves.
If you enjoy exploring old cemeteries and searching for the gravesites of your ancestors while hearing about the lives of the early settlers of the Hawkesbury region through flood, fire and drought then this is the tour for you. We arrange cemetery tours to suit genealogy groups, historical societies, school or university students and family groups. We can offer combined features of any of the standard tours to suit individual requests. Contact us for details.
We are planning additional tours to explore boutique wineries and other artisanal ventures. Contact us to learn more.