Local Culture History


A Myriad of Ways to Experience Windsor's History

Love to Drive?
Click heading to download a pdf brochure of 7 drives including:
1. Gateway to the Mountains
2. Riverland History
3. Wiseman's Ferry Meander
4. Link between Drives 1, 2 & 3
5. Foothill Villages
6. Windsor Richmond Explorer
7.Edge of Wollemi

Follow in Governor Macquarie's Footsteps
Click heading to download a pdf brochure of drives for Macquarie's
5 towns including: Clarendon, Richmond, Windsor, Wilberforce and Pitt Town

Click heading to download a pdf document with a list of walks, reserves
and National Parks in and surrounding the Hawkesbury.

Click heading to download a pdf document with an account
of significant persons of the region via headstones in our cemeteries.

Windsor Heritage Self Guided Walks:
The Peninsula precinct
Thompson Square precinct
The Mall precinct
McQuade Park precinct

A full colour Hawkesbury Artists Trail… in the Steps of the Masters brochure providing a trail map and information and reproductions of masters paintings of views of the Hawkesbury can be purchased at the Hawkesbury Visitor Information Centre
02 4578 0233 or Funds raised from sale of the brochure go towards the Friends of Hawkesbury Art Community and Regional Gallery (FOHACaRG).

Hawkesbury Harvest - Farm Gate Trail
Click on the heading to download an interactive map of the Farm Gate Trail stops in Windsor and the surrounding Villages.

Hawkesbury Artist and Artisans Trail
Click on the heading to be taken to a world of beauty celebrating the region. The Hawkesbury has long been known as the home of artists. Now you are invited to visit the artists homes. This trail includes local galleries and the inspirational studios of some of the regions best known artists. They showcase a diverse range of art forms including painting, woodwork, jewellery, glass and ceramics. Explore the galleries, visit the studios, meet the artists and artisans, learn more about their art and watch them create.

Hawkesbury Regional Museum
Click on the heading for list of the current exhibitions at the Regional Museum situated in Windsor. Entry is free.

Hawkesbury Regional Gallery
Click here for a list of the current exhibition at the Gallery. Entry is free.

The Australiana Pioneer Village
This historic Village is located in Wilberforce a 5 minute drive from Windsor. There are regular events for families with children which you can learn about here.