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Yerranderie

Company
Yerranderie
Street Address
Yerranderie (Ghost Town)
Oberon - Colong Stock Route
Yerranderie NSW 2787 Australia
Phone
02 4659 6165
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Yerranderie is a privately owned ghost town situated on the western side of Lake Burragorang.

Features of the area include - Historic Silver Mines, Classified Heritage Area, Private Wildlife Sanctuary. bushwalks & Camping as well as Lodge style accommodation is available.

In the early 1900's the towns population exploded to around 3000 people and included a School and Bank as well as a Church, Police Station and Court House. The metals mined in Yerranderie include Silver and Lead (from galena) as well as Gold.

The area is rich in wildlife including Gray Forrester Kangaroos, Wombats, Wallabies, Walleroos and Mountain Birds.

Additional Details

Facilities

Car park

Activities

Birdwatching, Prospecting, Animal Viewing, Bushwalking

Experiences

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, Cultural, Flora/Fauna, Historic/Heritage, Industry/Mining/Agriculture, Nature based, Wildlife

Category: Attraction