Bombala Historic Engine and Machinery Shed

The Historic Engine and Machinery Society have restored a vast number of engines and farming implements from around the district and every two years they hold a large Engine Rally. The Shed is a must for those with an interest in the history of the area and engines in particular. While there is no entry [...]

Bombala Historic Railway

Bombala Historic Railway opened in 1921. It is a precast concrete building with a tin goods shed. The goods shed houses a small museum and lavender distilling plant. It also has a turntable and weighbridge. The precinct is 900 metres long. The line is known as the Goulburn Bombala line with Bombala the end of [...]

Delegate Caravan Park

The Delegate Caravan Park is located in a quiet riverside location at the Bill Jeffrey’s Memorial Park and is just a pleasant stroll from town. The facilities on offer include a clean amenities block, playground equipment and picnic area. Watch the platypus or read a book by the river and enjoy the peace and tranquility [...]

Bombala Australia Day Celebrations

Bombala Australia Day Celebrations are run in conjunction with the Monaro Wool and Wood Festival and Lavender Festival. This is a big day of celebrations including wood chopping and chainsaw events, wood carving, a photographic competition, shearing competition and demonstrations including the New South Wales Strong Wool Championships. There will be lavender displays including distilling [...]

Cathcart Collectables

Cathcart Collectables is home to an amazing collection of Monaro history and memorabilia from the past through to the present. There are displays ranging from tractors and farm machinery to coins and bottle openers. The collection was established by Eileen and Bob Walder in 1998. The family has a great interest in trying to save [...]

Globe Hotel Bombala

The Globe Hotel is perfectly located in the centre of Bombala with easy access to the river and park. They have 16 rooms that are clean and modest. Families are easily accommodated with the availability of interconnecting rooms. The dining room can accommodate large numbers of seated guests. The in house Chinese cuisine restaurant ‘Rush [...]

Delegate Show

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** Celebrate the annual Delegate Agricultural Show, which this year will feature many attractions. Ride the mechanical bull, enjoy the climbing wall for the children, axe-mens’ display, vintage cars, pavilion displays of art and crafts, photography, flowers, wool, wood chop, sheep and cattle. Fireworks display after [...]

Cathcart Variety Show

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** The annual Cathcart Variety Show is fun with true country hospitality. A huge variety of artists, many old favourites and new artists as well! Comperes for the evening are Jay Podger and Ernie Constance. Head to the show just to watch or join in. The [...]

Riverside Art and Craft Festival

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** Bombala Council holds the Riverside Art and Craft Festival annually to celebrate the diversity of local artisans/craftsperson’s. It is a day for all the family and this year includes interactive workshops, demonstration, exhibits, stalls and the Beanie Bonanza and Funky Furniture competitions. Demonstrations include spinning, [...]

Bombala Platypus Reserve

Located 4.2 kilometres from Bombala on the Delegate Road, the Platypus Reserve is an ideal spot to see platypus. Early morning or late afternoon are the best times to see platypus. The raised platform makes viewing easy for all age groups. Platypus can stay underwater for up to 14 minutes, but more commonly they will [...]

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