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The track passes under the wires for the Skyway cable car. Looks scary doesn’t it. It spans 500 metres above a 300 metre drop so is certainly enough to take your breath away. But the tamely named Scenic Railway usually gives visitors a bigger fright. I will go there one day soon and show you why.

Photo: Skyway cable car, Katoomba

Words to walk with:
From Katoomba Cable Car by Mark O’Connor
“You swing by gossamer, out on air.”