George W. Evans – Lithgow National Trust Event

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Date(s) - 25/11/2017
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Evans Crossing Monument


Surveyor, Explorer, Artist, Draftsman, with a party of five, was the first European to cross the Great Dividing Range NSW on November 30th 1813. The site is marked on the Hampton Road near Rydal NSW
A new interpretive sign acknowledging this achievement will be dedicated on Saturday November 25th 2017 at 10.30am. With guest speaker Paul Brunton OAM FAHA Emeritus Curator of the State Library of NSW.
Morning tea follows (optional – booking essential) at Bark Ridge 707 Hampton Road (Gold Coin donation)

When: November 25 2017 at 10.30am.
Where: The Evans Crossing Monument on Antonio Reserve next to 1202 Hampton Road. 16kms from Great Western Highway Lithgow turn off at Magpie Hollow Road OR 12kms from Hampton Halfway Hotel.
Costs: Gold coin donation
Contact: (02) 6359-3109 or

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