Top things to do

Historic Building in Yass

Cooma Cottage

Once belonging to the first Australian-born white explorer, Hamilton Hume, this wonderfully preserved 1835 cottage is a significant piece of modern Australian history.
Cave in Yass

Careys Cave

In Wee Jasper, about 57km southeast of Yass, along some partly dirt roads, you'll find this enchanting limestone cave.
Museum in Yass

Yass & District Museum

The museum features a model reconstruction of the town in the 1890s. Check at the adjacent information centre for low-season opening hours.