The Great Western Highway takes motorists from Katoomba to Blackheath. CityRail trains also stop at Blackheath.
The Heritage Centre (tel. 02/4787 8877; www.npws.nsw.gov.au), operated by the National Parks and Wildlife Service, is close to Govetts Leap Lookout on Govetts Leap Road. It has information on guided walks, camping, hiking, and local European and Aboriginal historic sites. It's open daily from 9am to 4:30pm.
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