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The Central Tablelands are home to so many towns and villages worthy of exploration. If you are searching for accommodation near Rydal, or any of the area’s other historic communities, then why not call in to the Black Gold Motel?


We are conveniently located to offer you a central base for all that the surrounding regions have to offer. You will find a warm welcome, whether you choose to stay a night, a weekend, or for an extended getaway.


A little over ten minutes by car from the Black Gold Motel, Rydal is the perfect place to explore at your leisure. It is also home to the Rydal Showgrounds, which host the annual Rydal Agricultural and Horticultural Show, and each year in spring, you will find it home to the charity fundraiser Daffodils at Rydal.

Rydal is on the road to the ever-popular Lake Lyell, and is surrounded by excellent fishing, four-wheel-driving, and mountain biking opportunities.

The old train station is one of the area’s beloved historic buildings, and the quaint country town feel is reinforced by the many picnic spots, parks, and rolling paddocks of the surrounding farmland.


Whether your guests will be travelling from Rydal and the surrounding areas, or you are looking for a little country getaway, we are an ideally situated conference venue near Rydal.

Whether for small meetings, training, team building, or presentations, we can set up a conference venue that meets your needs, providing the tech resources and refreshments that support your event.

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