Bathurst and private mansion tour
Bathurst is known as Australia’s first
inland city and benefits from early architecture
that stands it apart from many other country
cities and towns.
tour encompasses many of the local examples
of early architecture with a Sydney influence
and some more modern examples as well. This
Detour takes you along dirt roads, through
town and you’ll even enjoy a lap of
the world famous Mt Panorama racing circuit
with a bend by bend commentary of the track
and its rich history.
tour then proceeds to the famous Abercrombie
House for a very private tour of this magnificent
Mansion. This private and personal tour
is only available with Detour Adventures.
Not everyone can own a mansion but on a
Detour Adventure, you can experience a mansion
from the owner’s perspective. Guests
will be taken on a private tour of the grounds
and the mansion visiting areas not open
to the public and will learn about the intricate
history of the mansion from your tour driver.
You will be given time to marvel at the
architecture and detail of this 140 year
old mansion. Guests will have the opportunity
to pick up a treasure in the gift shop and
antique barn, before enjoying an afternoon
tea on the drawing room veranda lawn. You
may even bump into the owners of this wonderful
is generally 1.00pm returning by 4pm
This tour can accommodate up to
30 Guests however is not generally
recommended for children.
tea is provided.
note: At times certain tours may not
be available due to weather conditions,
permit availability or closures of the
area due to natural occurrences such
as flooding or fires. In this situation,
an alternative tour can be arranged