The Yass district is located in southern New South Wales, about 60 kilometres north of Canberra and 280 kilometers south of Sydney.
This historic district of Yass is recognised for its fine produce and cool climate wines. These can be explored by a self guided driving tour including the areas many cafes, wineries, galleries and B&Bs throughout the Yass Valley. After experiencing the delicious local produce, head to a nearby art gallery and enjoy some unique and passionate art work.
Yass is a quaint and vibrant town with landscaped streets and restored heritage buildings. If your after a thrill Yass has some great options for paragliding and hang-gliding due the near perfect conditions in the area. Alternatively you can take a walk through Yass heritage area and explore some of the buildings that will give you a taste of life back in 19th century rural Australia.
Yass has many different options for quaint accommodation including gorgeous Victorian guesthouses or a more modern style motels and hotels. Budget travellers will enjoy some reasonably priced options, while there are luxury options for the more travellers looking to spend a little more. Families may also enjoy the one of several self contained apartments and cottages.