The Lithgow Visitor Information Centre

The role of the our Visitor Information Centre (VIC) is to drive visitation within the Lithgow Destination, specifically to local businesses and attractions. The team at the VIC work to create a positive experience for visitors by providing high level of friendly and professional service underpinned by “story-telling” on our great location and all the tourist offerings available. 

Simon Francis is our destination’s Tourism Manager and is passionate about Lithgow, he is born, bred and raised in Lithgow. Simon has a broad understanding of the Lithgow Tourism Industry and has an Advanced Diploma in Tourism – plus over a decade’s work experience at the Lithgow Visitor Centre!

In his time as Tourism Manager Simon has overseen significant growth of the Lithgow Tourism Membership, driven a strong increases in Lithgow’s social media following and is working hard with the Lithgow tourism industry to position Lithgow as a premier tourism destination.

Simon is available to talk to at any time and actively encourages any local business interested in joining Lithgow Tourism to ring for a chat about the exciting things happening in the Tourism space in the Lithgow destination (his cell is 0427 929 944, email:

We would love it if you had a look at the Lithgow Tourism Facebook page and liked – and then shared posts to support the marketing of our awesome destination: