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Apex Park

Apex Park, Hay NSW

The Apex park a small shady park with play equipment for smaller children, located next to the Hay Gaol Museum with access to public bathroomsChurch St

Bidgee Riverside Trail

A formed walking track that hugs the curves of the Murrumbidgee River invites visitors to wander through the Bushy Bend reserve to Sandy Point beach. The walking track features large public sculptures by artists John Wood and John Woodward. Hire a bike from the Visitor Information Centre to explore by bike.

Bike Riding

407 Moppett St, Hay NSW 2711

From Visitor Centre: Mon to Fri 9am to 5pm, Sat 9am to 12pm

Cycling is a great way to get around Hay and have a look at our many attractions. Our cycleway paths are always improving and provide a great track to ride on. Please find here our Bike Map to help guide you. The Hay Outback Info Centre has available for free hire, four adult pushbikes and 2 children’s…

Bike Trails

Download the bike map and follow the guide to explore our many bike tracks and trails. 

Birdwatching

The ‘Hay Shire is located on the Riverine Plain in south-western New South Wales and includes portions of the floodplains of the Lachlan and Murrumbidgee Rivers. Contrary to popular belief the ‘Hay Plain’ supports a diverse range of vegetation communities and these communities contain numerous bird species. Birds of the Saltbush & Cottonbush ShrublandsThis community…

Fishing

Hay has many great spots along both the Murrumbidgee and Lachlan rivers for fishing. The Rivers are a haven for many varieties of fish and yabbying is also a fun activity that is popular with both visitors and locals.Bait is readily available in Hay, and fishing licenses can be obtained at the Services NSW office…

Hay Park

Morgan Street, Hay, NSW, Australia

The Hay Park has a variety of attractions, including-Four playing fields-Duck Pond and play equipment accessed from Pine Street-Entry vis Morgan St or Moppett St.-Free BBQ and play equipment, large lawn area, and shady Morten Bay figs accessed from Moppett street-Rose Garden near the Park Ovals-Exercise equipment near the Netball Courts

Hay Skate Park

Brunker Street, Hay, NSW, Australia

The Skate Park is located on the corner of Lachlan and Brunker Street and has a number of ramps and a grassed area.

Historic Walk

Hay consists of many heritage buildings, mainly located in the CBD area, and many art features, a lot of which are located in the river bend and along Lachlan St. Here is a map showing the locations and further details on each item. A hard copy version of the map can be sought from the…

John Houston Memorial Swimming Pool

Church and Lachlan st Hay NSW 2711

Officially opened in 1967 the John Houston Memorial pool is Olympic size with pools for all age groups. One of the very few FREE entry pools it’s the perfect place to stop and cool of in the heat of the summer.With a well-maintained lawn area and plenty of shade, the Hay pool is a must…