a destination to stop, shop, eat and stay in the atmosphere of history
Looking for a present for a child?
Why not a set of 6 books of Little Tales for Little Hands - Robyn Goodwin's Backyard Tales!
Visit the website and order your books online or visit Miss Ruby's Bookshop on Wallace street in Braidwood
Monster Book Fair January long weekend
Friday 23 – Sunday 25 January 2015, 9am to 4pm daily
Australia Day Monday 26 January 2015, 9am – 2pm
National Theatre, Wallace St, Braidwood
Browse through the huge selection of books, DVDs and CDs on virtually every subject - and buy
No encyclopaedias, academic theses, journals, textbooks, videos, records or cassettes. Please bring all donations to the National Theatre from Thursday 22nd January; contact Marjorie on 4846 1243 or Lynda on 48461495, or send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org. This fundraising event is organised by the Anglican Parish of Braidwood
ALWAYS GREAT VALUE … PLENTY OF TERRIFIC (AND SOMETIMES RARE) FINDS TO BE HAD!
What's On & What's Coming
It is the season!
The Firefighter - on farm and register ready units
Where is Braidwood ...
Campbelltown 226km; 2.5hr
Canberra 87km; 1h 19m
Goulburn 84.1km; 1h 7m
Batemans Bay 60.6km; 48m
How to use this Guide
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Let us welcome you to Our Town
Our Braidwood is the first Town listed on the NSW Heritage list. It is ideally located in an easy driving distance from Canberra, the South Coast, and only three hours from Sydney - an easy day trip to discover Braidwood's treasures or for a weekend getaway.
Braidwood businesses have been welcoming visitors for over 150 years, from those seeking their fortunes on the goldfields, to those seeking relaxation, good food and the cultural attractions of a un-spoilt country town.
Come and visit Braidwood where history blends with the 21st century in harmony.
Hotels & Motels
B & Bs
The Old Police Station B&B Majors Creek
Bakers Flat Cottages, Deua
Grey-Stanes historic Braidwood home
Braidwood Cafes and Restaurants
The Albion Cafe, Restaurant and Store
The Boiled Lolly
Chick-a-licious - free range BBQ chicken, gourmet salads and more
Eureka Pizzeria - wood fired pizza
Dojo Bread - coffee, pastry, bread
The Royal Mail Hotel - meals, drinks, pizza
What's On & What's Coming
Learn to make bread like a pro!
What is so special about Our Town, Historic Braidwood
If you are on the road - stop and take a break, look at the many tempting wares displayed in historic buildings on the main street or pretty tree lined side streets.
If you are looking for a weekend getaway, you do not need to look further.
Heritage Listed Braidwood and its surrounding villages and country side has everything you need: breathtaking nature, romantic accommodation, fine restaurants and indulgent shopping.
You can still find old fashioned service and those things you used to love - homemade burgers, boiled lollies, handcrafted items, toys, models and works by renowned artists and craftsmen.
Antiques, Collectables, Galleries and Studios in Braidwood
Born Vintage - Collectables & Old Wares
Championship Vinyl - large selection of vinyl records, Australian music from the 60's to the present
Dransfield's Mill - Millpond Farm Jembaicumbene, Archer Gallery, Millpond Carriages and Millpond Alpacas
Longbarn - at Tidmarsh, antiques for a contemporary lifestyle
McLeod Gallery - the all Australian gallery
Original Lamp Shop - antique kerosene lamps, lamp parts
Pig & Whistle - Pottery Studio & Gallery
Sugden Hamilton - Studio & Shop, hand built earthenware ceramics & collectables from the 1950’s, 60’s, and 70’s
Strings - Old & New - Wallace Street