Discover the village 

Hill End is alive with character and charm.

Take the time to dig a little deeper and explore the village a little further. 

History Hill Museum

History Hill

Discover Australia's largest and most amazing privately owned collection of early gold rush items. History Hill's collection  focusses on the land, the time and the people of Australia's gold rush era.


For over thirty years hosts Malcolm and Daphne Drinkwater have collected and preserved over 10,000 goldfield artefacts.


Now open to the public History Hill Museum both enlightens and entertains all who visit.


Open Weekends 10am - 4pm

Weekdays by bookings.

ph (02) 6337 8222


History Hill 



Hill End Lodge

Hill End Lodge

Hill End Lodge provides accommodation that is filled with peace and tranquility. A sanctuary for artists and historians that’s rich in history and character.


It’s in this picturesque backdrop you’ll find the comfy beds and welcoming fires of the Hill End Lodge


For bookings and enquiries 

Ph (02) 63378200


HIll End Lodge



Northey's Store Hill End

Northey's Store

Find everything from local gold samples, camping supplies, fossicking equipment, souveniers and much more at Northey's Store.


Book a tour of the Bald Hill Mine or just take some time to explore the treasure trove that is Northey's Store.


Looking for luxury accommodation in Hill End. Retreat to the privacy of Northeys Apartment. 


Looking for a unique position to showcase and sell your products. Check out Northeys Pop Up Space.


Located in the centre of the village Northey's Store is a must on every visit to Hill End. 


Contact: Gaye and Jim Shanahan

0407 187 275


Hill End Holiday Ranch

Hill End Holiday ranch

Hill End Holiday Ranch is the destination to experience an authentic view of country life in the historic village of former gold mining town, Hill End in NSW, Australia. Hill End is famous for gold discoveries, visiting artists and picturesque views of country bush lands.


The Hill End Holiday Ranch offers accommodation, numerous tours and activities for school/education groups as well as visitors.


For bookings and enquires

Ph (02) 63378224


Hill End Ranch



Hill End Visitors Centre

NPWS VisItor Information

Set in the heart of the village is the NPWS Visitors Centre. 


Open seven days a week, stop at the Visitors Centre to discover all that Hilll End has to offer.  Have a picnic, book a tour, drop by the art gallery and museum.


Open every day


Ph (02) 6337 8206


Hill End Visitors Centre

Royal Hotel Hill End

Royal Hotel

Enjoy a cold beer or just relax and soak up the atmosphere with the locals at the Royal Hotel. 


Built in 1872 the Royal Hotel is the only surviving hotel in Hill End from the gold rush era. 


Open every day

Stay for a day or stay for a week, Hill End is a place like no other. 

It is a place to warm the heart, refresh the spirit.