The highest town in the Blue Mountains region, Oberon offers a range of rural and natural attractions.
Oberon is located in the central tablelands of NSW, it is almost 50km (40 min drive) east of Bathurst and about 280 km (2 hr 45 min drive) west of Sydney.
Oberon is surrounded by hills, open ranges and wilderness, nearby Jenolan Caves and Kanangra-Boyd National Park are great for exploring. The town usually receives snowfall during the winter months, owing to its high altitude.
The closest airport is Bathurst Airport, a 40 min drive from Oberon, Regional Express Airlines (REX) provides daily flights to Sydney
The Oberon Multi Purpose Service is a public hospital with an emergency department. It caters for both acute and aged-care patients. There are eight acute beds and twelve high-care beds located at the hospital, plus eleven low care and one respite bed located at Hathaway Cottages.
There is an Ambulance Service of NSW station in Oberon.