Gulgong is an historic gold mining town in the Mudgee wine region.
Gulgong is located just over 4 hrs (300 km) north-west of Sydney and only 33 km (30 min drive) north of Mudgee.
The town’s heritage is on display with about 130 heritage-listed colonial buildings.
The nearest airport is at Mudgee, 30 min drive south of Gilgandra, daily flights to Sydney with FlyPelican are available.
Gulgong Multi Purpose Service is a small public hospital with less than 50 beds. that provides emergency services, acute and sub-acute medical inpatient services, and low and high care residential aged care services.
The larger Mudgee Health Service is 30 min from Gulgong. It has general wards, an accident and emergency department, a maternity ward and a theatre with one operating room and one endoscopy room.
There is an Ambulance Service of NSW station in Gulgong staffed by full time paramedics and volunteers.