Long Point Conference Centre

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Top Places to See When Staying at Long Point Conference Centre

Nestled in the serene suburb of Long Point in New South Wales, Long Point Conference Centre (LPCC) offers a peaceful retreat for visitors seeking tranquillity and natural beauty. Situated amidst stunning landscapes and within close proximity to various attractions, LPCC provides an excellent base for your event at an ideal location from which to explore the region. Whether you’re a nature enthusiast, a history buff, a school camp organiser, or simply looking for a relaxing getaway, here are the top places to see when staying at the LPCC.

Dharawal National Park & George’s River Reserves

For those craving an outdoor adventure, the area boasts beautiful locations along the Georges River to enjoy scenic walking trails, picnic areas, and stunning river views. Just a short distance from Long Point, must-visit destinations include Minerva Pool at Dharawal National Park, Keith Longhurst Reserve (‘The Basin’) Frere’s Crossing Reserve, at Kentlyn and Simmo’s Beach Reserve. These nature reserves are home to an abundance of flora and fauna, making it a haven for birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts.

Macquarie Fields Leisure & Indoor Sports Centres

Perfect for families and fitness enthusiasts, the Macquarie Fields Leisure Centre offers a range of recreational activities. Featuring a 25 metre 8 lane heated indoor pool, a 50 metre outdoor pool, outdoor splash parks, outdoor play equipment, shaded seated areas and BBQs across large open grassed spaces, there is something for everyone. The Fitness and Indoor Sports Centre also offers fitness classes and a gym for those who wish to stay active during their stay.  The Leisure Centre is open from 6am – 8pm on weekdays, and 7:30am – 3pm on weekends. See the Campbelltown Council site for more details and entry fees.

Campbelltown Arts Centre, Japanese Garden & Cafe

Art enthusiasts will delight in a visit to the Campbelltown Arts Centre. Offering a diverse range of exhibitions, performances, and workshops, this cultural hub showcases the works of both local and international artists. Immerse yourself in contemporary art, explore thought-provoking installations, and expand your cultural horizons at this vibrant venue. The local favourite Arts Centre Cafe is located at the Campbelltown Arts Centre overlooking the serene Japanese Garden and koi pond. Enjoy the calm surrounds with amazing coffee, a full menu and ceramics gift shop.

The Australian Botanic Garden, Mount Annan

Nature lovers will be captivated by the beauty and wide array of things to do in the Australian Botanic Garden in Mount Annan. Sprawling across 416 hectares, this stunning garden showcases a vast array of native flora and fauna. Stroll through themed gardens, discover unique plant species, or enjoy a picnic in the picturesque surrounds including a children’s playground and restaurant cafe. The garden also hosts various events and workshops throughout the year, offering an educational and immersive experience for visitors of all ages.

Day Trips

While LPCC offers a serene retreat with a wealth of nearby attractions, if you are willing to venture a bit farther you can’t go past these highlights of New South Wales –

  • The vibrant city of Sydney is approximately a 45-minute drive from Long Point. Explore iconic landmarks such as the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge, stroll along the picturesque Circular Quay, or indulge in shopping at high-end boutiques in the bustling city streets. Experience the cosmopolitan vibe, sample delectable cuisine, and immerse yourself in the cultural offerings of Australia’s largest city.

  • The Royal National Park is located approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes away from Long Point. This stunning coastal park offers breathtaking vistas, secluded beaches, and lush rainforest trails. Hike along the famous Coastal Track, take a refreshing swim in one of the park’s pristine beaches, or simply relax and enjoy a picnic amidst the serene surroundings. With its diverse wildlife and awe-inspiring scenery, the Royal National Park is a nature lover’s paradise.

  • A day trip to The Blue Mountains is highly recommended. Situated approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes away from Long Point, this UNESCO World Heritage site is renowned for its dramatic landscapes, cascading waterfalls, and magnificent rock formations. Explore the breathtaking viewpoints at Echo Point, take a thrilling ride on the Scenic Railway, or embark on one of the many hiking trails that wind through the mountainous terrain. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of the Blue Mountains and witness its natural wonders.

  • Wine enthusiasts willing to travel further can head to the renowned Hunter Valley Wine Region. Located approximately 2 hours away from Long Point, this picturesque valley is home to world-class vineyards, cellar doors, and gourmet food experiences. Take a scenic drive through rolling hills, sample a range of award-winning wines, and savor the flavors of the region at one of the many acclaimed restaurants. The Hunter Valley offers a delightful escape for wine connoisseurs and those seeking a taste of luxury.

When staying at Long Point Conference Centre, you’ll find yourself in close proximity to a wealth of attractions and natural wonders. From picturesque national parks and serene river views to vibrant cultural hubs, this region offers something for everyone. Immerse yourself in nature, explore local history and culture, or simply relax and enjoy the tranquil surroundings at your door.

If you’re someone who prefers to stay on-site, you’ll find plenty of things to do. Our group accommodation venue in Sydney boasts a resort-style swimming pool and sauna, various communal areas, open outdoor spaces (perfect for yoga retreats), sports facilities such as a soccer field and volleyball courts, beautiful bush trails and a playground for children, just to name a few. 

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