Tumut is a town in New South Wales, Australia. Located on Tumut River, the town that offers some unique scenery. The town has a population of about 5,900 and prides itself on its exceptional beauty. Book a hire car and visit numerous tourist attractions, many shops and restaurants, recreational areas and unique views, that will surely make your trip in Tumut a memorable one.
Located at about 423 km car drive from Sydney, Tumut was first established in the 1830s. The town developed amazingly during the years and it currently is an important industrial center. Before you hop in your hire car, make sure to check Live Traffic NSW to serve as your guide for routes within the city and when you plan to head to Sydney and Kempsey. You may also check out our location pages for options on your next vacation in Australia.
Top Attractions within Tumut
Tumut Historic Buildings include the Court House, the Anglican Church, but also the many heritage buildings that can be found all over the city. Move your hire car on Wynyard Street, the main street of this beautiful town, you will be able to see some impressive historical buildings, conserved amazingly throughout the years. All Saints Anglican Church remains, however, one of the most interesting buildings in the city that must be visited in a hire car. Built in 1847, the church is mostly constructed of stone.
Lombardy Poplars is another place that should not be missed if you plan on arriving in Tumut with a hire car soon. The trees that you will be able to see here were planted in the 1860s. Lying across the Tumut River, hop in your hire car and witness the beautiful tress that offer an impressive scenery to the location, both during the summer and winter.
Tumut Museum is the place to visit with your car if you want to learn more about the history of this region in Australia. An impressive memorabilia of the area is displayed within Tumut museum and the collections are representative for the development of the city.
Pioneer Park is a spectacular place to be in with your hire car, mostly during the autumn and summer. Here, tourists with hire cars are able to plan picnics and enjoy an unique experience of seeing European deciduous trees.
Stockwell Gardens is an award winning botanical garden, located in Tumut. Tourists who have booked a hire car will be able to see numerous tree species when visiting the botanical garden.