Megalong is a small rural community in the Megalong Valley in the state of New South Wales, Australia in the City of Blue Mountains.

Megalong is an Aboriginal word thought to mean 'Valley Under The Rock'. The first record of a European coming to the valley was of Thomas Jones, a natural history specimen collector, who followed the course of Cox's River from Burragorang to Hartley in 1818. The first land was taken up in 1838, those settlers travelling from Burragorang and Camden. The best bushwalking in the Megalong is the historic 'Six Foot Track'.

Temperatures for Megalong

Megalong has moderate summer temperatures. The summer high temperature for Megalong is approximately 22 °c. The summer low temperature is approximately 12 °c.

Megalong has cold winter temperatures. The winter high temperature for Megalong is approximately 9 °c. The winter low temperature is approximately 3 °c.


Featured Megalong Activities and Tours

Horse Riding in the Blue Mountains with Private Picnic
from $35.00

Winding your way slowly higher and higher, you will enjoy some of the most magnificent views in Australia - the awesome Blue Mountains. Bathed in its beautiful misty blue haze, its a vast Wilderness r...

Overnight Deluxe Ranch Horse Riding Package
from $395.00

This package includes a 3 hour ride to Cox's River Lookout, then 2 more hours riding or reverse it and do the 3 hours on the second day if you want. Stay overnight in a lodge and enjoy a hot country b...

Australian Outback Experience
from $135.00

Come and enjoy a real Australian Outback Experience with open fires, Campoven Cooking and Superb Country Accommodation. This overnight package is ideal for those who want to experience the great ...

The Country Soiree Picnic
from $125.00

Enjoy an old fashioned hayride and a picnic, a delightful way to spend quality time with your family. Take the time to breath in the fresh air and forget the hustle and bustle of the city. Relax, win...

One Hour Drover's Ride with Lunch
from $95.00

This is Blue Mountains horse riding with a difference add something extra to your one hour ride with a Drover's BBQ lunch or evening dinner at the campsite. This guided ride is ideal for a first time ...

Cox's Canyon Lookout 3 Hour Ride
from $165.00

Rediscover the legendary boundary rides from yesteryear. This 3 hour ride goes across through the wilderness of the bush, past the historic shearing shed then over to the bluff with awesome views over...

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