Top things to do in Blackheath

Viewpoint in Blackheath

Evans Lookout

Signposted 4km from the highway in Blackheath, this lookout presents a magnificent perspective of sandstone cliffs dropping to the valley and canyon below. It's one of the most scenic of the Blue Mountains lookouts,…
Modern Australian in Blackheath


The Fumo site has seen a few restaurants in recent years, but this has ingredients for longevity, with a convivial, high-volume interior and a short, punchy menu of generously proportioned dishes that marry Australi…
Fusion in Blackheath


With a mission to take you around the world in a single sitting, this elegant place on the main road offers very tasty fusion share plates. They play fast and loose with the international influences – Tunisian pork …
Cafe in Blackheath


It's hard to stay anonymous when you do the best coffee in town, so you might only just squeeze into this bijou two-roomed cafe. There's an appetising array of breakfast fare on offer, along with a few lunch mains (…
Viewpoint in Blackheath

Pulpit Rock

This vertiginous lookout offers jaw-dropping perspectives over the valley below from a rock pinnacle. You can walk here along the cliffs from Govetts Leap Lookout (3.5km) or reach it via Hat Hill Rd.
Viewpoint in Blackheath

Govetts Leap Lookout

This popular lookout is a focal point for visitors to Blackheath. It offers great views up the valley of the Grose River, with an interesting explanatory panel on the geology that has created such an impressive land…
Viewpoint in Blackheath

Perrys Lookdown

Eight kilometres from Blackheath, the last couple of those on a dirt road, this is a spectacular lookout over the Grose Valley. There's a campsite here, and a steep track down to a walking trail along the valley bel…
Pizza in Blackheath

Piedmont Inn Pizza Restaurant

On the main road in the heart of Blackheath, this is a quaintly decorated spot that does generously-topped, cheesy pizzas, both traditional and gourmet, and a tasty selection of pastas. It's all available for takeaw…
Viewpoint in Blackheath

Anvil Rock

This lookout accessed from Blackheath offers amazing views over the Grose Valley and spectacular rock formations. It's about a five-minute walk from the car park, accessed via Hat Hill Rd.
Viewpoint in Blackheath

Hargraves Lookout

Seven kilometres southwest of Blackheath, this offers super vistas from the edge of the Shipley Plateau out over the Megalong Valley.