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

Coonabarabran, 2357, NSW, Australia

Coonabarabran, in Central NSW, is often referred to as the ‘Astronomy Capital of Australia’. Australia’s largest optical astronomy research facility, Siding Spring Observatory, is 27 km west of Coonabarabran. It is also the gateway to the Warrumbungle National Park. The Warrumbungle Region is 6 hours drive from Sydney and 2 hours drive north-east of Dubbo… Read More

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Corowa, 2646, NSW, Australia

Corowa is on the banks of the Murray River, on the New South Wales side of the border, west of Albury. It is 3 hours from Melbourne, 4 hours from Canberra and 6 hours from Sydney. The Australian Billy Cart Championships, held on Easter Saturday each year, is an event for all ages with competitors… Read More

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Coffs Harbour Hotels. Motels and Resorts – Australia

Coffs Harbour Hotels, Resorts, Motels… Read More

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Coffs Harbour Backpackers – Australia

Coffs Harbour backpacker hostels… Read More

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Charlestown, 2290, NSW, Australia

Charlestown is a major commercial centre between the northern end of Lake Macquarie and the coastline, just 10 kilometres west-southwest of the Newcastle CBD. Charlestown Accommodation… Read More

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Cessnock, 2325, NSW, Australia

Cessnock is in the Hunter Valley of New South Wales, approximately 2 hours north of Sydney.  It is well known for producing excellent table wines. Adventure activities including hot air ballooning, rally car driving and fighter jet flights are local attractions. Cessnock Accommodation… Read More

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Central NSW Accommodation & Hotels

Central NSW Accommodation & Hotels For accommodation listings, see BCL accommodation pages for Mudgee Bathurst Forbes Orange Parkes Quick Links: listings for Central NSW Check availability with Quick Links: Central NSW search all accommodation types, or Quick Links: Central NSW Hotels Quick Links: Central NSW Motels Quick Links: Central NSW Self Catering Apartments… Read More

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Central Coast Hotels and Resorts – NSW

Hotels and resorts on the Central Coast

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NSW Central Coast

The Central Coast region, covering the Gosford and Wyong Shire, is south of Newcastle and north of Sydney. The region includes the towns of Dooralong, Wyong, The Entrance, Toowoon Bay, Ourimbah, Bateau Bay, Gosford, Terrigal, Avoca Beach, Woy Woy and Ettalong.

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Byron Bay & Ballina Skydiving – Northern NSW

Byron Bay Skydiving… Read More

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