Boorowa Area

Enjoy the true country experience in Boorowa, located between Yass and Cowra on the Lachlan Valley Way. the Boorowa Shire is composed of the charming towns of Boorowa, Rye Park, Reids Flat, Rugby and Frogmore. Galleries and cafes are open all weekend and will entice you with their hidden treasures.

Stay a while in our country accommodation to suit your budget, from pub accommodation to quality bed and breakfasts. Boorowa was one of the first areas to be settled, after pioneers crossed the Blue Mountains, by ex-convict cousins Roger Corcoran and Ned Ryan. Many of their relatives followed them to the area and their descendents are colourful reminders of Boorowa's strong Irish connections. Early in the century one nun was asked if she had ever been to Ireland and she replied 'No but I've been to Boorowa.'

The Art & Craft Co-op has a wonderful array of home made opportunities and is also the Visitor Information Centre. Indulge yourself in a Devonshire Tea. Wander down the street to the Galleria del Centro. Enjoy their antiques and collectables. Find a long lost treasure. Meander next door to Paddy Donohoe's which has gifts and historical counters not to be missed. One of the last operating businesses in its original state.

Wooden gifts for every occasion are on display at the Glenara Gallery and if you can't find it Kevin will make it for you. These quality gifts will inspire you. Stroll along the Riverwalk, enjoy the Sculpture Park and spot the platypus. Drive out to Sarah Jane Gifts and the Coppermine Restaurant at Frogmore or visit the Rye Park Trout Farm. Follow the Shamrock Trail around the historical buildings in town including St Patrick's Church which is like a miniature cathedral with beautiful marble and stunning stained glass windows. The Museum portrays a slice of colonial history.

Temperatures for Boorowa Area

Boorowa Area has moderate summer temperatures. The summer high temperature for Boorowa Area is approximately 28 °c. The summer low temperature is approximately 12 °c.

Boorowa Area has mild winter temperatures. The winter high temperature for Boorowa Area is approximately 12 °c. The winter low temperature is approximately 1 °c.


Boorowa Accommodation

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