|Where in Australia is Capertee?|
Capertee is a mountain village located 800 metres above sea level on the Central Tablelands of New South Wales. The community is located on the Castlereagh Highway (also known as the Mudgee Road) between Lithgow and Mudgee. By road Sydney is 187 km away. On average, a road trip from central Sydney to Capertee usually takes about 170 minutes. Unless you live in the northern suburbs of Sydney, the fastest route to Capertee is via the M4 and the Great Western Highway.
|The old milepost in Capertee|
The nearest large town to Capertee is Lithgow which is 43 km to the south. Other significant local towns are Mudgee (81 km to the north) and Bathurst (78 km to the south west). Despite being on a long established rail line the station has been closed to passenger traffic for many years. The only public transport is an infrequent coach service to/from Lithgow which connects with the Sydney suburban and New South Wales rail network.