Visitor Information

Visitor Information

About Us

Nestled along the banks of the Murrumbidgee River is the welcoming outback town of Hay. Surrounded by the iconic Hay Plains, the area is world renowned for its 360° sunsets, best seen at the Sunset Viewing Area. At the centre of The Long Paddock Touring Route and home to Shear Outback – The Australian Shearers…


Expect the weather to be typical of the seasons. It is hot in summer and cold in winter. Often dry and clear big blue skies. Spring brings brisk mornings and beautiful days perfect for exploring and admiring the wildflowers after the winter rains. 

How to get here

Hay is located in the Western Riverina region, NSW, at the intersection of three major highways: the Cobb, Sturt & Mid Western Highways. From Sydney You can catch a flight to Griffith then it is a 1.5hr drive. Countrylink has a train that travels from Sydney every day to Cootamundra connecting to a bus service…