Mount Piper Power Station & Energy Expo
Mt Piper Energy Expo offers a wonderful day out for the whole family.
The power station is just off the Castlereagh Highway (Mudgee Road), about 20km north-west of Lithgow and 8 km past the Wallerawang Power Station. Mt Piper’s address is 350 Boulder Road, Portland.
Mt Piper is NSW’s newest power station. State-of-the-art design and technology makes Mt Piper a byword in safe efficient, environmentally clean energy production. You can see how it all works at the Energy Expo, which is free.
Enjoy the hands-on high-tech interactive exhibits at the Information Centre. Picnic area, children’s playground and electric BBQ facilities. Stay and have lunch: the barbeques are electric, naturally. And let the kids explore the delights of the playground.
Tours of the power station are held every day (including weekends ) at 11am.
What should I wear?
- Sturdy closed toe shoes – no thongs or sandals
- Long sleeved shirts
- Covered legs – no skirts or shorts
- Helmets (provided by EnergyAustralia)
- High-visibility vests (provided by EnergyAustralia)
- Safety glasses (provided by EnergyAustralia)
- Ear protection (provided by EnergyAustralia)
Temperatures can be quite cold in winter, please keep this in mind when choosing what to wear.
Visitors are asked to not take photographs or carry cameras and bags.
Groups and schools can book in at different times by prior arrangement.
Teachers: to complete a risk management plan for school excursions, please download the following:
Additionally, we provide educational resources to help plan the curriculum around your visit.
For Mt Piper tour bookings call EnergyAustralia NSW on 02 6354 8111
Entry and tours are free.
Opening times: Expo open daily 9am – 4pm, Tours at 11am Monday – Friday, except on public holidays Closed Christmas Day
Visitors are treated to excellent Tour Service from our Lithgow City Cabs.
Mt Piper Tours
350 Boulder Road
Portland NSW 2847
Phone: 02 6354 8111
Fax: 02 6354 8127