Sporting Clubs

Budo Ryu Kempo Martial Arts/Karate
Tel: 0417 285 128
Contact: Hugh
Classes held at St Pat’s School, Hassans St
Times: 6:30pm – 8pm Friday – mixed all ages

Central Tablelands Mountain Bike Club
Tel: 6352 2010
Contact: Craig Flynn

Croquet Club
Glanmire Oval, James Street
Mob: 0403 173 486 Bronwyn Thompson
Contact: Alma Magus
Meetings: Wednesday at 9:30pm; Saturdays 10am
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Cullen Bullen Speedway Racing
PO Box 72, Portland
Tel: 0419 266 204 or 6359 0518
Contact: Sue Healey
Meetings: September to March on Saturday nights at 4pm. April & May meetings Saturdays commencing at 2pm
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Goals Sports Academy
PCYC Hoskins Ave
Mob: 0478 568 934
Contact: Allen Omoh
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Haktari Martial Arts
1st Floor 43 Main Street
Mob: 0418 663 144
Contact: Jeff Crane
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Hockey Association Inc.
Glanmire Hockey Fields, Jim Muir Drive
Tel:  6351 4318

  • Jnr Men’s Hockey Sub Body
  • Jnr Girl’s Hockey Sub Body
  • Snr Women’s Hockey Sub Body
  • Snr Men’s Hockey Sub Body
  • Indoor Hockey Sub Body

Kumiai-Ryu Martial Arts System
Top level 84/88 Main St
Tel: 0432 076 511
Contact: Shihan Robert Williams
Meetings: Nightly from 4:30pm – 8pm
Martial Arts for the whole family
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Lithgow Athletic Club
Jim Monaghan Oval, Barton Ave
Mob: 0407 471 771
Contact: Charlie Healey
Meetings Fridays at 4pm in summer months

Lithgow Basketball Association
Barton St Stadium
Tel: 6353 1464

Lithgow City Men’s Bowling Club
Club Lithgow 2c Lithgow St
Tel: 6351 3375; 6353 3393
Men’s bowls Saturday 1pm. Social bowls Wednesday 12:30pm; mixed bowls Friday and Sunday afternoons 1pm; twilight competition on Thursdays at 5pm during daylight saving months

Lithgow City Raceway Combined Districts Kart Club
PO Box 608 St Marys NSW 1790
Track: Oakey Forest Rd, Marrangaroo
Track Phone: 6351 4356
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Lithgow City Rangers Soccer Club
Delta Park, Lidsdale
Tel: 6351 4484
Contact: Paul Goodwin
The Club provides for junior players from under 6 through to under 16, as well as men’s and ladies all ages
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Lithgow City Women’s Bowling Club
Club Lithgow 2c Lithgow St
Tel: 6351 3375; 6353 3393
Ladies bowls Tuesday 10am summer, 10:30pm winter, mixed bowls Friday and Sunday afternoons 1pm; twilight competition on Thursdays at 5pm during daylight saving months

Lithgow City Tennis Club Inc.
PO Box 600 Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6351 3610 (courts) 0417 402 755
Contact: Debbie Williams 6352 2880 a/h
Meetings held in September, November, February & AGM in March
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Lithgow District Car Club Inc.
Old Boulder Rd Portland
Tel: 6355 4255
Mob: 0417 650 586
Contact: Les Taylor
Meetings: 1st Thursday of the month (except January) at 7:30pm at Wallerawang Bowling Club
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Lithgow District Netball Association Inc.
Barton St Wallerawang 2845
Tel: 6355 7900 (courts)
Contact: Sheree Elliott
Hours: Saturdays 8:30am – 5pm
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Lithgow Flash Dragons Dragon Racing
Barton Ave Wallerawang 2847
Mob:  0428 633 953
Contact: Pam Day
Training: Sundays at 9:00 am

Lithgow Pony Club
Sheedy’s Gully
Tel: 0427 514 853
Contact: DonPearce
Rally days on 3rd Sunday of the month at 9am. Lithgow Pony Club Gymkhana is on Sunday 13th November 2016.
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Lithgow Rowing Club
Postal address: PO Box 306 Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6353 1648
Mob: 0418 418 821
Contact: George Auld
Training: Saturday mornings 8:00am during the summer season

Lithgow Storm Junior Rugby League Club
PO Box 80 Lithgow
Tel: 6355 2034
Contact: Brett Haddon

Lithgow Swim Club
PO Box 639 Lithgow
Contact: Jodie Stewart or Karen Luka

Lithgow Valley Pistol Club Inc.
PO Box 236 Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6351 3121
Contact: Club Captain
Hours: Saturday afternoons 1:30pm

Lithgow Workmen’s Club Ltd
3-7 Tank Street
Tel: 6350 7777
The Club sponsors many local sports
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Lithgow Workmen’s Valley Women’s Bowling Club
PO Box 694 Lithgow 2790
Tel: 0419 276 982
Contact: Secretary Paula McGaulley
Times: Women’s bowls Tuesday and Thursday mornings 10am; mixed social bowls Saturday 12noon.

Police & Community Youth Club (PCYC)
Hoskins Avenue
Tel: 6351 2510
Contact: Club Manager
Hours: Monday to Friday for a range of activities including archery, gymnastics, belly-dancing, karate, boxing, mini soccer, boys urban gym, gymnasium & a drop-in centre. Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Fridays 10:30am – 11:45am Fun & Fitness for under 5s. Also school holiday activities.
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Small Arms Rifle Club Inc.
Thales Rifle Range, Finlay Avenue
Tel: 6352 1410
Contact: John Baxter
Times: Weekly competitions on weekends

Wallerawang Sailing Club Inc.
PO Box 68 Wallerawang 2845
Tel: 0427 307 887
Contact: Rohan McAdam
Races held on Sundays 1pm from October long weekend until Christmas break; after break until Easter long weekend; regatta held in November
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Workies Netball Club
Tel: 6352 1971 or 0402 261 204
Contact: Suzy Morris

Workies Wolves Rugby League Club
Tel: 0433 643 369
Contact: Anthony Boza
Training days: Tuesday and Thursday 6:00pm – Lithgow Showground

Workmen’s Club Men’s Bowling Club
PO Box 175 Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6351 2878
Contact: Trevor Schram
Times: Wednesday, Friday, Saturday at 1pm

Picnic Areas

Delta Energy Expo – Mt Piper Power Station, Portland – BBQ, toilets, picnic facilities, playground equipment

Endeavour Park – GW Highwaypicnic facilities, toilets

Hartley Historic Site – picnic facilities, toilets. National Parks and Wildlife Service

Hassans Walls lookout – picnic facilities (tables); walkway to lookout

Lake Lyell – Magpie Hollow Road, South Bowenfels – picnic facilities, toilets

Lake Wallace – Barton Avenue, Wallerawang – playground equipment, BBQ facilities, picnic tables, toilets, showers

Lithgow Visitor Information Centre – Great Western Highway – picnic facilities, toilets

Queen Elizabeth Park – Main St – picnic facilities, toilets

Williwa Creek Picnic Area – Portland

Wollemi National Park – picnic facilities and toilets

Zig Zag Reserve – Zig Zag Railway, Clarence – picnic facilities, toilets, bush walk


Albert St – playground equipment

Blast Furnace Park – ruin site

Busby St – playground equipment

Church St – no playground equipment

East St – playground equipment

Endeavour Park – playground equipment, picnic facilities, toilets

Guy-Macauley St – playground equipment

Hill St – playground equipment

Inch St – playground equipment

Landa St – playground equipment

Lake Pillans Wetlands – walkway

Marrangaroo Fields – playground equipment

Queen Elizabeth Park – playground equipment, picnic facilities, toilets

Rabaul St/Lemnos St – playground equipment

Rabaul St/Finlay Ave intersection – no playground equipment

Robinia Drive – playground equipment

Thompson St – playground equipment

Tony Luchetti Sportsground – skate park

Vale Street – playground equipment

Zig Zag Oval – playground equipment, cricket pitch


Capertee Markets
Community Hall
Castlereagh Hwy, Capertee 2846
Tel: (02) 6359 0054
Contact: Lyn Stanford
Time: 9am to 2pm
Held 3rd Sunday of the month
Homemade jams, cakes and fresh vegies, along with lots of interesting things

Portland Foundation Markets
The Foundations, (Old Cement Works) Williwa St. Portland  2847
Tel: 0429 001 918
Contact: Kellie
Time: 9am
Held 2nd Sunday of the month
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With fresh fruit and vegetables, homemade arts and craft and lots of other local produce

Tarana Community Farmers Market
The Fire Shed, just below the Tarana Hotel, Tarana 2787
Tel: (02) 6337 5867
Time: 9am to 1pm
Held 4th Sunday of every month
Farmers markets with local produce including meat, local jams and preserves, whip maker, alpaca display, garden plants and ornaments, egg and bacon rolls and coffee.

Halls & Meeting Spaces

Bowenfels Cottage (LINC)
174 Landa Street
Tel: 6352 2077
Contact: Community Development Manager

Capertee Community Hall
Castlereagh Hwy Capertee
Tel: 6359 0004
Contact: Judy for Hall hire enquiries
The capacity for the hall is about 100; A Stage: a fully workable commercial kitchen, with an electric stove, large refrigerator, microwave and large hotplate; BBQ & market umbrellas available for hire for use outside in our picnic area; ample parking, toilets & disabled access. We have plenty of chairs, and some tables suitable for serving food from.

Civic Ballroom
PO Box 19 Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6354 9999
Contact: Lithgow City Council
Capacity up to 600 people, tables, chairs and kitchen facilities

Crystal Theatre Community Cinema Inc.
Wolgan Street Portland 2845
Tel: 6355 5394
Contact Dave Allen

Cullen Bullen Progress Association
PO Box 76 Cullen Bullen
Tel: 6359 0572
Contact: Elaine Deveigne

CWA Hall, Wallerawang
Tweedie Street, Wallerawang 2845
Tel; 6355 1178; 6351 3626
Contact: Julia Livingstone or Kay Adams
Kitchen facilities; seating for 75 people; no alcohol allowed

Eskbank House & Museum
Bennett Street, Lithgow
Tel: 6351 3557
Hours: 10.00am – 4.00pm Wednesday-Sunday. Groups by arrangement
Eskbank House and Museum (1842) tells the story of Lithgow through its buildings and displays. It also hosts exhibitions, workshops and events and is available for hire for weddings, parties and performances

Lithgow Information & Neighbourhood Centre Ltd (LINC)
1 Padley Street, Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6352 2077
Fax: 6353 1826
Hours: 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday
Three rooms of varying sizes for hire
Contact: Receptionist

Lithgow Library Learning Centre
157 Main Street
Tel: 6352 9100
Contact Librarian

Portland Combined Pensioners Inc.
School of Arts
Cnr Villiers & Wolgan Streets Portland
Tel: 6355 5620
Contact: Gloria Smith
Meeting room, lounge and 2 other rooms with kitchen facilities; newly renovated

Portland Golf Club
Wallerawang Rd Portland 2847
Tel: 6355 5208; 6355 5304
Self Catering contact A. Green 6355 5106 or J. Sharp 6355 5208
Hours: open 7 days. Bar open 4pm – 9pm Monday to Friday; 9am – 10pm weekends

Red Cross Rooms
225 Main Street Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6352 2424, 6351 2116
Contact: Pat Charlton, Linda Hanby

Union Theatre
Bridge St
Tel: 6354 9999
Contact Lithgow City Council
Capacity up to 300 people, tables, chairs and small kitchen facilities

Vale Hall
Mort Street
Tel: 6351 2845; 6355 2207
Contact: Jan Hawken or Joy Lawson
Hall with kitchen facilities.  Available for all bookings except 18th & 21st birthday

General Activities

Boomerang Bags Lithgow
LINC Building Hall
1 Padley St. Lithgow 2790
Mobile: 0424 552 849
Contact: Carol Sevens
Meetings: Every Friday 10.30am to 2.30pm
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Boomerang Bags is a group of local volunteers who use upcycled and donated materials to make reusable shopping bags.

Freemasons NSW & ACT
Tel: 1800 803 354

Home Library Service
Lithgow Library Learning Centre’
157 Main St
Tel: 6352 9100
Books & other library materials can be delivered to your home

Jim Robson Aquatic Centre
Indoor heated pool
Tel: 6352 9160
George Coates Avenue
Contact staff to enquire about aqua aerobics & learn to swim classes
Hours: 6am – 7pm Monday to Friday; 8am – 4pm weekends

Kandos Rylstone Men’s Shed Inc.
65 Davies Rd Kandos
Tel: 6379 6163
Contact: Fred Hoy
Hours: Wednesday & Thursday 9am – 12 noon

Lithgow Community Choir
Tel: 0488 067 746
Contact: Rowen anytime
Practice sessions:  Are held in the LINC building Hall, 1 Padley Street, Lithgow at 7.30pm to 9pm Wednesday evenings.
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Lithgow Community Choir welcomes all people of all ages and experience levels.

LithGrow Community Garden
Cnr. Hoskins Avenue & Roy Streets, Lithgow
PCYC Lithgow
Tel: 0419 469 230
Meeting times: Please call for times
Community produce garden and social meeting place for all members of the community. Disability access available.
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Lithgow District Garden Club
PO Box 498 Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6351 3352
Meetings: 1st Monday of each month at 2pm in Hoskins Church Hall, in Bridge St, Lithgow with interesting speakers. Members enjoy rambles locally, afar and overnight trips.

Lithgow Men’s Shed
1 Fred Burley Drive
Tel: 6352 5184 clubroom
Contact: Terry Tonkin 0423 738 639
Hours: 9:30am – 3pm Tuesdays & Wednesdays

Lithgow Show Society
P.O. Box 3052 Bowenfels 2790
Tel: 6353 1775
Contact: Secretary
Lithgow Agricultural Show is held in March.

Lithgow Vintage Motor Club Inc.
PO Box 158 Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6352 3735
Contact: Secretary Ian Reynolds
Meetings: 3rd Monday of the month except December at the Lithgow Workmen’s Club at 7:30pm. Outings held on the Sunday following the meeting and every 2nd Thursday of the month

Portland & District Olympic Pool
39 Williwa St Portland
Tel: 6355 4273

Portland Men’s Shed
Cnr Kiln & Villiers Sts, Portland
Tel: 0427 555 308
Contact: Peter Hayman
Meetings: Tuesdays & Wednesday 9am – 5pm; Saturdays 12pm – 5pm

Portland Spring Fair Committee
PO Box 40 Portland 2847
Tel: 0467 590 648
Contact: Barbara Bretherton

Wallerawang Memorial Men’s Shed
Corner Tweedie and Commons Streets, Wallerawang 2845
Tel: 0448 926 621
Contact: Ian McMillan (Secretary)
Meetings: 10am to 2pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays

27 Williwa St Portland NSW 2847
Tel: 6355 5288
Contact: Ron Bidwell


ANT Fitness
9 Wolgan St, Portland 2845
Mob: 0427 268 348
Contact: Andrew Neville

Anytime Fitness Lithgow
1 Naomi St
Tel: 6351 4251
Staffed hours: Mon – Fri 10am – 6pm; and Sat 10am – noon
Everyone welcome – all ages and abilities
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Club Revive Crossfit Uplift
3-5 Young St
Tel: 6353 1272
Open Monday to Thursday 6:30am – 8pm; Friday 6:30am – 7:30pm; Saturday 9am – 12 noon
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Hartley Valley Paintball / Pinnacle Adventures
424 Browns Gap Rd Lithgow
Tel: 6355 2368
Contact: Mark
Hours: Open 7 days by bookings
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Lake Wallace Community Boating Centre Inc.
PO Box 494 Lithgow 2790
Mob: 0418 418 821
Contact: George Auld

Lithgow Fitness Centre
25 Railway Pde
Tel: 6351 4414
Contact: Jody & Lyne Presbury
Hours: Monday to Friday 6.30am to 8pm; Saturday & Sunday 9am to 12pm
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Lithgow Sailability
Barton Ave Wallerawang
Tel: 6352 3119
Contact: Brian Kinney
Helping able & disabled persons enjoy sailing. Ring for an appointment

Sizzling Seniors Exercise Classes
Tel: 6351 3229
Mob: 0405 273 375
Contact: Alexandra
Hours: 10am Monday, Red Cross Hall Main St, 10am Wednesday & Friday at Hermitage Hall Albert St
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Self Realization Meditation Healing Centre
6 Cartwright St Rydal 2790
Tel: 6355 6368
Mob: 0415 543 473
Contact:  Ricananda or Jaiananda
Hours: 8:30am to 8pm 7 days a week.
Transformation Hatha Yoga classes held in Lithgow, Rydal & Portland
Please call for information or see website

Cultural Activities

Arts Council
PO Box 336 Lithgow 2790
Tel: 0448 140 342
Contact: Rae Burton
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of every month at the Lifestyle Centre Treeview Estate.

Five Ways Music Music Studio
6 John St
Tel: 6352 4736
Mob: 0432 821 212
Contact: Lorraine Taylor ALCM, BmusBA

Fusion / School Christmas Pageant
Tel: 6355 4104
Contact persons: Ian & Miriam Palmer
A combined schools and community nativity pageant held in Portland on the last Friday of November

1122 Great Western Highway, Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6352 1641
Mob: 0408 469 877
Contact: Gay Giblett
Tuesdays to Fridays from 3.30pm
Classes held at St. Pats School Hall and Hermitage Hall (Albert Street, Lithgow)

Lithgow Bellringers
Hoskins Church Parish Office
Tel: 4782 5601; 6351 3134
Mob: 0417 065 283
Contact: Hannah Muscrave
Meetings: 7.30pm – 9pm Monday

Lithgow City Band
Wylde Street
Tel: 0418 282 020; 6355 2218
Contact: Kerry Danaher or Judy Kinnear
Weekly rehearsals Tuesdays 5pm-7pm. New members always welcome. No musical expertise required

Lithgow City Orchestra
C/- 101 Rifle Parade, Lithgow
Tel: 6352 3059; 0408 415 629
Contact: Peter Avery
Rehearsals: Fortnightly on Sundays 4:30 pm-6:30 pm, during School Terms, at Mitchell Conservatorium Wylde St

Lithgow Community Choir
Tel: 0488 067 746
Contact: Rowen anytime
Practice sessions: Are held in the LINC building Hall, 1 Padley Street, Lithgow at 7.30pm to 9pm Wednesday evenings.
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Lithgow Community Choir welcomes all people of all ages and experience levels

Lithgow Folk Club
Tel: 6350 7777
Sessions 1st Sunday of every month from 4pm in the Grand Central Hotel, Main St. Listen to the sounds of local folk musicians

Lithgow Highland Pipe Band
PO Box 618 Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6353 1199 or 6351 4082 ah
Contact: Julie Tonning, 0412 311 102 or Joanne Cambridge
Meetings: Tuesday & Thursday at 7:30pm
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Lithgow Library Writers Group
Meets at 11am every Wednesday
New members welcome

Lithgow Outback Linedancers
22 Henderson Place
Tel: 6351 3778
Mob: 0407 228 004
Contact: Hope Holley
Classes held Monday 9.30am to 11am (beg); 11am to 12.30pm (open) and Thursday 6pm to 7pm (beg); 7.30pm to 9pm (open) at Albert Street Hall.

Lithgow Living History
Hillcrest off Eskbank St
Tel: 6351 2095
Contact: Ian Rufus
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Lithgow Regional Branch of the National Trust (NSW)
12 Mudgee Street
Tel: 6353 1501; 6359 3109
Mob: 0422 238 315
Contact: Helen Clements, Jan Pennington or Celia Ravesi
Meetings held 10am – 12 noon on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at Eskbank House

Lithgow Theatre Group
PO Box 301, Lithgow 2790
Tel: 0414 727 005
Contact: Judy Riley, Sandra James, Kay Shirt, or Si Townsend
Meeting Times: Last Thursday of each month at Club Lithgow

Mitchell Conservatorium
Wylde St, Lithgow 2790
PO Box 586 Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6351 3990
Contact: Annette Milroy
Hours: Monday to Thursday 2pm – 5:00pm
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Musical Society
58 Tank St, Lithgow
Tel: 6351 4434
Contact: Bruce Ryan
Meetings: Monday and Thursday Union Theatre at 7:30pm for rehearsals. Weekend dress rehearsals for 3 weeks before each show

Old Time New Vogue Dance Club
Hermitage Hall, Albert Street
Tel: 6351 3062; 6351 4343
Contact: Bev Grazier or Ted Healey
Dances held Wednesday 7:30pm – 10:15pm

PCYC Lithgow Photography Group
PCYC Hoskins Ave
Tel: 0400 360 355
Contact: Wendy Hawkes
Meeting are held at the PCYC on 3rd Tuesday of the month. Excursions/workshops are held on the 4th Sunday of the month
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Valley School of Highland Dancing
1 Fullagar Ave
Tel: 6353 1593
Mob: 0409 455 877
Contact: Kim Durie
Hours: Monday & Wednesday from 3:30pm


Portland Film Society Inc.
Crystal Theatre
Wolgan Street Portland 2847
Tel: 6355 5394
Contact: David Allen
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Lithgow Valley Film Society Cinema
16 Main Street, Lithgow 2790
Member only cinema.
New Member Information: 0403 002 723
Program Information: 6353 1897
Sessions: 1st & 3rd Fridays at 10.30am  1st & 3rd Sundays at 2.00pm  Last Sunday of month at 2.00pm
Additional sessions for special events and community groups.
Programs also displayed in the windows at the cinema

Mount Vic Flicks
2a Harley Ave, Mount Victoria, 2786
Tel: 4787 1577
Find us on Facebook: @MountVicFlicks
Contact Adam and Kirsten
Hours: Wednesdays-Sundays and seven days in the summer holidays
A family run independent cinema showing mainstream and arthouse flicks

Weekly Events

  • Aged Dementia Care at Doreen’s Place
  • Beehive
  • Bingo–various venues
  •  Boomerang Bags Lithgow
  • Croquet
  • Flo’s Kitchen CHSP Café – LINC
  • Gorrie Ban – Lithgow
  • Lake Wallace Sailing Races
  • Lithgow Community Choir
  • Playgroups – various venues
  • Second Bite Program – LINC Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 12.30am