Easy to find.
Impossible to ignore.
Welcome to the Treasure Trail. A meandering road through memorable towns and villages, dotted with many exquisite gems just waiting to be uncovered, right on the doorstep of the nation's capital and the pristine coastline of southern Nsw.
Come for lunch at one of our charming cafes, stay for a glass of wine or two at our renowned wineries, and stroll through the many galleries, fashion boutiques and antique shops in-between. Traverse through ancient forests, take in the beautiful sun-dappled walks and set up camp under the starry sky. Add to this some fascinating historical relics and modern parks and picnic areas, and you’ll have endless spaces to explore and adore in Queanbeyan-Palerang.
Create moments that you know you’ll treasure forever. There’s so much to discover if you just dig a little deeper.
Meet the makers
Raise a glass with one of the winemakers at our local vineyards, join a truffle farmer on a hunt, or hone your culinary skills at a cooking class. Visit the farmers markets for local produce fresh from the paddock, or let the local craftspeople and artists inspire you as they go about their trade.
Meet the makers behind the unique treasures of Braidwood, Bungendore, Queanbeyan and surrounds.
Step back in time
Retrace the winding routes of bushrangers, where gold escorts were ambushed by the fearless bandits. Uncover the old tales of the gold rush era that had the region teeming with prospectors. Let your imagination run wild as you stay at the heritage-inspired boutique hotels or grand colonial homesteads.
There’s an abundance of great stories and gems of the past dotted around Braidwood, Bungendore, Queanbeyan and the surrounding villages for those who dare to dig a little deeper.
Explore the outdoors
Escape to uncharted territory to discover more hidden gems of the Treasure Trail. Marvel at the unending scenery of rolling countryside and diverse bushland. Explore the caves and canyons of Deua and adventure through the region’s fire trails. Enjoy a peaceful picnic in the magical forests of Monga or canoe down the Shoalhaven River and drop in a line in perfect tranquillity.
Venture off the beaten track and bask in the region’s abounding natural beauty and spectacular scenery.