Buxton Village enjoys a close knit sense of community with a large contingent of young families enjoying the quiet country life. Sitting on the interface to the Nattai National Park provides a variety of recreational opportunities to keep the local community active and engaged.
Buxton has a small shopping centre including a general store, newsagency and post office.
Buxton Primary School is a hub of community based activities with students travelling to Picton High School for secondary education.
Couridjah is a locale on the outskirts of Buxton and is home to Tharawal Aboriginal Cultural Centre.
Buxton and Couridjah both have heritage railway stations which are utilised by the Thirlmere Rail Heritage Ct for steam train rides and have featured in many TV commercials and aussie movies.
Equestrian and small agricultural businesses flourish as well as home based businesses providing services to locals.
If you are thinking about starting a business or would like more information about the businesses in Buxton, please contact:
Economic Development Coordinator, Wollondilly Shire Council – (02) 4677 8313
Thirlmere Chamber of Commerce Ph: (02) 4683 0071
Tahmoor Chamber of Commerce Ph: (02) 4683 1386