Plenty to see and do to keep you busy for days.


  • Stop in at the Araluen Hotel, for a drink, a meal, stay and take in the friendly atmosphere of a historical country hotel.
  • Do some gold panning.
  • Go for a bushwalk or a stroll in the country.
  • Take a drive into one of the surrounding National Parks, The Monga or The Deua are close.
  • The Tallaganda State Forest is great to explore with a lovely picnic ground at Lowden Park.
  • Visit The Big Hole, a 40min drive and then a short walk to see a natural pit 96 metres deep, formed from limestone caves collapsing.
  • Visit the nearby towns of Braidwood, or Bungendore and wander through theĀ  antique shops, lamp shops, quilting and craft stores.
  • Just up the hill from us at Reidsdale you can visit the Old Cheese Factory producing and selling local cider and other produce.
  • Batemans Bay and Canberra are just over an hours drive away.