Crookwell is located in the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales, 240 km southwest of Sydney and more than 900 metres above sea level. It has a climate ideal for potato growing and is a key supplier of Australian potatoes.
Crookwell court house is located on Goulburn Street. It was constructed in 1891. It replaced the original court house, which is still in use nearby as the local police residence.
Crookwell is around two and a half hour drive from Sydney through Goulburn. There is also a bus service from Goulburn to Crookwell.