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Explore the Village

Historic Taralga

Taralga is a picturesque historical village, nestled in the middle of the Tablelands Way about 45kms north of Goulburn. Take a stroll through our beautiful village and admire some of the many charming old stone buildings from the 1840s to 1890s, mostly built of local stone. Click here for a Self-guided Heritage Walking Tour brochure

Taralga Gifts & Goodies & Information Centre

Prue Burfitt

Local products and produce, gifts and souvenirs

EFTPOS available

Open Thursday to Tuesday, 9.30am to 5.00pm

23 Orchard Street, Taralga

P: 02 4840 2558

Accepts payment for camping at the Showground

Taralga Golf Club

Enjoy a game at the 9 hole golf course, which is located on the Old Showground Road, off the Taralga Road heading towards Goulburn.

Honesty box on site.

Contact: Graham Lambert

P: 02 4843 8187

Food & Dine

Argyle Inn

Great atmosphere, cold beer and cooked meals

80 Orchard Street, Taralga

P: 02 4840 2003


Taralga Hotel

A popular meeting place for a cold beer and great meals.

24 Orchard Street, Taralga

P: 02 4840 2007


Taralga Sports Club

Great family atmosphere, enjoy a refreshing ale, have a relaxing game of lawn bowls or a game of tennis. Available for functions.

Open: Tues - Fri from 5pm, Sat from 12.30pm & Sun from 12noon

Bistro: Fri & Sat 6pm - 8.30pm. EFTPOS available

1 Orchard Street, Taralga P: 02 4840 2088

The Tangled Vine Cafe

All day breakfast, expresso coffee, sandwiches, home made desserts and local produce.

EFTPOS available

Closed Tuesday

79 Orchard Street, Taralga

P: 02 4840 2929

Taralga General Store

Newspapers, Groceries, Dairy, Bread, Bryant's pies, Pastries, Local Produce, DVD Rentals, Firewood

Open: Mon - Fri 6.30am-6pm, Sat 6.30am - 3pm Sun & P/Hol 8am-3pm

EFTPOS available

Bec & Mal Brierley

34 Orchard Street, Taralga

P: 02 4840 2831

Accepts payment for camping at the Showground

Taralga Rural

Fuel supplies, gas bottle refills and hardware supplies.

Bunnaby Street, Taralga

P: 02 4840 2200

Mon - Fri 7.30am-5.30pm

Sat 7.30am-12noon

Taralga Post Office & Community Service Centre

Banking facilities, phone credit, stationary and council enquiries.

P: 02 4840 2099

Mon - Fri 9am-5pm

Does not accept payment for Camping


Wombeyan Caves

Escape to the natural wonders of Wombeyan Caves. Set in a sheltered valley, hidden amongst the rugged beauty of the Southern Highlands. Discover the underworld with an experienced guide or self-guided tour through the Fig Tree Cave

P: 04 4843 5976



Lochmaree is an unique and picturesque 2300 acre property, featuring enduro trails and a 2km motocross track. Limited to numbers so bookings are essential.


Yerranderie Ghost Town

Yerranderie is a perfect destination for the whole family. Formerly a silver mining town, it has become a wildlife sanctuary. Yerranderie has a handful of buildings which give a modest impression of a once thriving mining town.

P: 02 4659 6165


The National Horse Riding Trail passes through Taralga, leading on into the rugged mountain scenery near Yerranderie.

What's On

September       Saturday 1st     Taralga Rugby Grand Final

October           27th -28th        Goulburn Rodeo Club Annual Charity Ride

November        Friday 9th        Taralga Small School Sports

                       16th -18th        Taralga Heritage Rally

Village's Country Markets

The Taralga Markets offer patrons home grown, home made and home baked goods, plants, crafts and bric-a-brac.

When: 1st Sunday of the month

Where: Taralga Memorial Hall, Orchard Street, Taralga

Time: 10am - 1pm


The Taralga Progress Assoication offers an art show exhibition and sales of works by Local and Regional artists with a diverse array of art ranging from Art, Sculptor, wood and jewellery to name a few. Workshops on Saturday afternoon for adults and children.

When: June Long Weekend

Where: Taralga Memorial Hall, Orchard Street, Taralga

Time: 10am - 4pm on Saturday & Sunday, 10am - 3pm on Monday

Historical Society

The Society's annual open day is held at the Museum every long weekend in October. The museum and archives will be opened for those wishing to see something of the past, or catch up on the history of the families of the area. There will also be a reunion of former workers of the marble and calcite quarries at the Masonic Hall.

Arts and crafts stalls, produce, fun and games for all the family.

When: October Long Weekend

Where: Taralga Museum, 85 Orchard Street, Taralga

Museum is also opened Sundays from 1pm - 4pm or by appointment

Crystal Brook Lavender Farm

Is located 17kms from Taralga on the Crookwell/Taralga Road, turn right Tyrl Tyrl Road.

Gardens open most weekends October through to December, anytime by appointment. Pre book group bookings for morning or afternoon teas - Luncheon - Functions


Michael & Judith Basile