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Silverton - Cities, Towns and Localities

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Located just 25 km north-west of Broken Hill, with access via a sealed road, Silverton was once a thriving town of 3,000. Today it is more of a ghost town, becoming a favourite with the film industry among which films such as A town Like Alice, Mad Max 2, Priscilla, Royal Flying Doctor Service series, and including many documentaries and commercials were partly or completely filmed here.

Please note that there is no fuel stop in Silverton.

Source: Broken Hill Visitor Information Centre

Check out our listing of Silverton accommodation. In addition to our listed online travel guide information, contact the local tourism visitor centre for your destination for more attractions, tours, local maps and other information.

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Silverton Attractions

Heritage Walk Trail
• Details available from the Broken Hill Visitor Information Centre.
Mundi Mundi Lookout
• Just 9 km beyond Silverton is this lookout that could be described as ‘standing on the edge of the world’. Great spot for that sunset photograph.
Penrose Park
• Ph: 08 8088 5307 (Caretaker)
• Located in Silverton in natural bush surroundings. There are picnic facilities including wood and coin-operated gas BBQs, hot water, camping sites with limited amenities, tennis, grassed oval, large hall for hire with kitchen facilities and power. There are three basic cabins on-site.
Silverton Gaol
• Houses many interesting relics of the past.
Silverton Cemetery
Umberumberka Reservoir
• Just 38.5 km north-west of Broken Hill, the reservoir was completed in 1915. There is a lookout area and a self-guided walk through the workings.

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Silverton Distance

Distance to Silverton
• Following are some approximate distances by road to Silverton:
• Broken Hill 26
• Cockburn, SA 70
• Menindee 139
• Sydney 1,173
• Wentworth 290
• Wilcannia 222
Distances given are only approximation, they should be verified with the appropriate maps.
The Australian Automotive Motoring Associations also offer select access to travel trip planners.

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