New South Wales

New South Wales Cities, Towns and Regions

New South Wales is home to one third of Australians and claims to have the biggest economy of all states and its capital is Australia’s best known city, Sydney.

The 1000km eastern coastline offers a range of ports, beaches and tourist destination. Central Coast covering the Gosford and Wyong Shire offer an escape for Sydney dwellers. Other popular holiday destinations include Coffs Harbour and Byron Bay

Inland is the Great Dividing Range with the Blue Mountains and the Snowy Mountains and Mt Kosciuszko with winter ski resorts.

Further inland is farmland extending to the dry western plains and desert. Broken Hill is the western-most town in NSW – further from Sydney than it is from Adelaide or Melbourne.

South of Sydney is the Illawarra, Shoalhaven & Southern Highlands Region

New South Wales operates on Australian Eastern Standard Time. They put their clocks forward each summer for daylight saving.

You can find pages for regions, cities and towns in New South Wales by following the links on the left. There are also special pages for NSW Holiday Parks and NSW Cabins and Cottages

See BCL Sydney for a lot more statewide information pages

Forbes, 2871, NSW, Australia

Forbes, NSW The township of Forbes, in Central NSW is on the banks of the Lachlan River in the heart of the rich Lachlan Valley. Forbes is on the Newell Highway. Lake Forbes is popular for its cycle and walkways, BBQ facilities, playgrounds and amenities. Forbes Shire Council website includes photos and community information. Forbes… Read More

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Far North Coast, NSW, Australia

Far North Coast NSW Far North Coast refers to the coastal towns of the tropical north-eastern region of New South Wales, known for magnificent beaches, rivers and world heritage forests. The Far North Coast Region includes  Brunswick Heads, Byron Bay, Grafton, Iluka, Kingscliff, Lennox Head, Lismore and the Tweed Coast Far North Coast Accommodation Follow… Read More

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Dubbo, 2830, NSW, Australia

Dubbo, NSW Dubbo is in the centre of NSW and it is known as the shopping capital of the west. Dubbo is a service city with a catchment encompassing a third of the area of NSW. Dubbo Accommodation Hotels and accommodation in Dubbo NSW Dubbo Things To Do Dubbo Regional Theatre and Convention Centre includes… Read More

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Eden, NSW, Australia

Eden, on the south coast of New South Wales, is a former whaling town on Twofold Bay. The Eden Whale Festival is held in October each year. Eden is on the Princes Highway approximately 512 km. Bega Valley Shire Council Eden Community Website contains local information, history, boating and fishing conditions and more.  It is… Read More

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Ettalong Beach, 2257, NSW – Accommodation

Umina and Ettalong Beach Accommodation… Read More

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Dubbo NSW Hotels and Motels

Hotels and accommodation listings for Dubbo NSW

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Diamond Beach, 2430, NSW, Australia

Diamond Beach and Old Bar are seaside towns, south-east of Taree and north of Forster. Old Bar is one of the popular beaches along the coastal strip and just 15 minutes’ drive from Taree. Diamond Beach and Old Bar are part of New South Wales North Coast Region. The annual Old Bar Beach Festival, held… Read More

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Cowra, 2794, NSW, Australia

Cowra, NSW Cowra is on the Lachlan River, in Central New South Wales, approximately 310 kilometres drive due west of Sydney. The Cowra Prisoner of War Camp site is listed as one of the top Heritage sites in NSW. In 1944 over 1000 Japanese POW staged a mass breakout that was the biggest in British… Read More

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New South Wales Cities, Towns and Regions

New South Wales is home to one third of Australians and claims to have the biggest economy of all states and its capital is Australia’s best known city, Sydney. The 1000km eastern coastline offers a range of ports, beaches and tourist destination. Central Coast covering the Gosford and Wyong Shire offer an escape for Sydney… Read More

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Cooma, 2630, NSW, Australia

Cooma is at the junction of the Monaro and Snowy Mountains Highways in the New South Wales Snowy Mountains Region, south of Canberra. Cooma is also home of the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme and its education centre. TAFE / Universities: Illawarra Institute of TAFE – Cooma Campus Local Council: Cooma-Monaro Shire Council Cooma Accommodation… Read More

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