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Westville Destination Guide

Explore Westville in Australia.

Westville in the region of New South Wales is located in Australia - some 106 mi (or 171 km) North of Canberra, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Westville

Time in Westville is now 11:31 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Australia / Sydney" with an UTC offset of 11 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Waugoola, Walli, Sydney City, Nargong, Mount McDonald or Canberra. Since you are here already, consider visiting Woodstock, Westville and Holmwood. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

19°C / 66 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 77%
Air Pressure 964.6 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (5 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 21st of November 2018
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 18°C (65 °F)
Night: 17°C (62 °F)
Thursday, 22nd of November 2018
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 12°C (54 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)
Friday, 23rd of November 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 10°C (50 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)

Videos

Visit to Cowra POW Camp and War Cemetery

08:01 min ( April 15, 2012 by AussieMark909)
Views: 306 - Rating: 5/5

On a recent holiday road trip I fulfilled a long held desire to visit this historic area. I hope you enjoy this look at a piece of Austalian wartime history. By August 1944 there were 2223 Japanese pr...

Cowra to Koorawatha: Frisky's Train 1

03:55 min ( October 13, 2010 by horizonstaraus)
Views: 219 - Rating: 5/5

Cowra to Koorawatha NSW: in October 2006 the Frisky's pet food train from the Nestle factory at Blayney crosses the bridge over the Lachlan River at Cowra and heads south to pick up grain at Temora. T...


JAPANESE GARDEN AT COWRA

02:02 min ( October 16, 2008 by Zoexena)
Views: 3,424 - Rating: 5/5

A walk through the beautiful Japanese Garden at Cowra New South Wales, Australia

Lee/Grant Tank Relic at Cowra NSW

01:24 min ( October 27, 2011 by MrAgm65)
Views: 360 - Rating: 0/5

Video of a Lee/Grant wreck near Cowra, NSW


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Westville during the next days.

24
Nov
2018

Handbuilding A CLAY Vessel

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
More on eventful.com.

05
Dec
2018

S.H.E Night ~ Cowra

Beginning: 06:15 pm (18:15).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Woodstock, New South Wales

Woodstock is a village in the central west of New South Wales, Australia, located approximately twenty kilometres east of Cowra. It contains remains of a brief goldrush during the late 19th century which left behind a number of substantial buildings before the village relapsed into relative isolation. It includes a restored railway station, hotel, memorial hall and general store. At the 2006 census, Woodstock had a population of 263.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -33.77, 148.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Towns in New South Wales, Towns in the Central West (New South Wales)

Cowra breakout

The Cowra breakout occurred on August 5, 1944, when at least 545 Japanese prisoners of war escaped from a camp near Cowra, in New South Wales, Australia. It was one of the largest prison escapes of World War II, as well as one of the bloodiest. During the ensuing manhunt, four Australian soldiers and 231 Japanese soldiers were killed. The remaining escapees were captured and sent back to prison.

More reading: Cowra breakout homepage
Located at -33.77, 148.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:1944 in Australia, 1944 riots, History of New South Wales, Military camps in Australia, Military history of Australia during World War II, Military history of Japan during World War II, POW escapes and rescues during World War II, Prison uprisings, World War II prisoner-of-war camps in Australia

Cowra

Cowra is a town in the Central West region of New South Wales, Australia in the Cowra Shire. It is located on the Mid-Western Highway, 317 kilometres west of Sydney on the banks of the Lachlan River at an altitude of 310 metres above sea level. At the 2011 census Cowra had a population of 10,003 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -33.77, 148.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Towns in New South Wales, Towns in the Central West (New South Wales)

Morongla Creek, New South Wales

Morongla Creek is a small town, or hamlet, in New South Wales, Australia, in Cowra Shire. It is 13 km South of Cowra by road. Other near-by districts and/or villages are: Neila Creek, Cocomingla, Cucumgilliga, Wattamondara, and Noonbinna. Just south of the village rises the well-known topographical landmark, Mount Stumbler. Near its base was Conlon's Swamp, which reappears in vestigial form after heavy rainfall although now largely displaced by a farm dam.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -33.77, 148.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Towns in New South Wales, Towns in the Central West (New South Wales)

Canowindra

Canowindra is an historic township located near Cowra in the central west of New South Wales, Australia in Cabonne Shire. Canowindra is on the Belubula River. The curving main street, Gaskill Street, is partly an urban conservation area. At the 2006 census, Canowindra had a population of 1,499. The name of the town is derived from an Aboriginal word meaning 'a home'.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -33.77, 148.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Australian Aboriginal placenames, Devonian paleontological sites of Australia, Lagerstätten, Towns in New South Wales, Towns in the Central West (New South Wales)