Explore the SAS Australia filming location: Capertee Valley

Cyclist at a viewpoint in the Capertee Valley | Ross Baker
Cyclist at a viewpoint in the Capertee Valley | Ross Baker

Explore the SAS Australia filming location: Capertee Valley

 
Look past the tear gassing, the helicopter dismounts, and the freezing ice bath swims, and you'll see there's a lot of beauty to be found in the new TV show, SAS Australia. This is mainly because of the filming location, the gorgeous Capertee Valley. It's the perfect place for a self guided cycling tour.
 
Become immersed in the raw nature of Capertee Valley
 
Capertee Valley sits by the Blue Mountains in NSW. You can escape the big city lights of Sydney and reach the Capertee Valley in about 2 hours drive. Unlike the thrilling TV show, it's actually an incredibly relaxing region that's largely undiscovered by tourism. Capertee Valley is also home to the world's widest and longest enclosed valley - 1km wider than the Grand Canyon!
 
Capertee Valley, the filming location of SAS Australia season 2.
 
For a relatively minor adventure, take a look at our Capertee Valley in Comfort self guided bike tour. Featuring hot showers, comfortable accommodation, and even the pleasure of an e-bike - and definitely without any of the physical or mental challenges the contestants faced in SAS Australia. 
 
Picturesque: The jaw-dropping setting is roughly around 50km west of Sydney
 
Amidst the filming locations of SAS Australia, you can clearly see the World Heritage-listed wilderness, which includes the Wollemi and the Gardens of Stone National Parks.
 
Admire the timelessness of Capertee Valley on a self guided bike tour
 
Catch glimpses of the unspoilt nature of the Capertee Valley in the trailer for SAS Australia below or watch the full series on Channel 7.
 
 
 

 
Have you explored Capertee Valley? What did you make of it? Share your thoughts in the comment section below!
 
  

 

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