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.
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.
Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast
|Morning Temperature||12°C / 54 °F|
|Evening Temperature||21°C / 70 °F|
|Night Temperature||18°C / 65 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||1%|
|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 2018Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Day: 18°C (65 °F)
Night: 17°C (62 °F)
Thursday, 22nd of November 2018Moderate rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.
Day: 12°C (54 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)
Friday, 23rd of November 2018Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Day: 10°C (50 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)
Visit to Cowra POW Camp and War Cemetery
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
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
A walk through the beautiful Japanese Garden at Cowra New South Wales, Australia
Lee/Grant Tank Relic at Cowra NSW
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.
Handbuilding A CLAY Vessel
Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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S.H.E Night ~ Cowra
Beginning: 06:15 pm (18:15).
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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.
Located at -33.77, 148.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
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.
Located at -33.77, 148.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
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.
Located at -33.77, 148.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
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.
Located at -33.77, 148.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
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'.
Located at -33.77, 148.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
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