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

Blueys Beach & Boomerang Beach, NSW, Australia

Blueys Beach, Boomerang Beach and Elizabeth Beach are small coastal towns at the southern end of Wallis Lake on the north coast region of New South Wales. They are approx 300 km north of Sydney.  Local attractions are the beaches, lake and Wallingat National Park. Coming from the north, you can get to the Beaches… Read More

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Bourke, 2840, NSW, Australia

Bourke, NSW Bourke is 780 km north-west of Sydney, and about the same distance south-west of Brisbane. It was an historic riverport on the Darling River and is seen as the edge of the “real outback” – anything beyond is “out the back of Bourke”. Visit the Back O’Bourke Exhibition Centre Bourke Accommodation… Read More

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Bowral, 2576, NSW, Australia

Bowral, in the New South Wales Southern Highlands, is approximately 107 km south of Sydney, at the base of Mount Gibraltar. Grand gardens, historic estates and manor houses are a reminder of its history as a retreat for Sydney’s well-to-do. Bowral is also home to the Bradman Museum, now The International Cricket Hall of Fame… Read More

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Broken Hill Accommodation – Australia

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Broken Hill Australia

The famous mining town of Broken Hill is the western-most town in NSW – further from Sydney than it is from Adelaide or Melbourne. Even though it is in NSW, Broken Hill and Silverton operate on Central Standard Time which is the same as Adelaide and South Australia. Broken Hill Accommodation Broken Hill Hotels get… Read More

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Blue Mountains New South Wales

Blue Mountains The Blue Mountains are west of Sydney, New South Wales. The Blue Mountains Region includes the following towns: Katoomba Blackheath Leura Lithgow Mount Victoria Wentworth Falls Blue Mountains Accommodation Blue Mountains Hotels and Resorts Blue Mountains Backpackers Other Blue Mountains Links Blue Mountains City Council University of New England Armidale UNE has centres or… Read More

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Blue Mountains Hotels, Cottages, Retreats, B&B – Australia

Hotels, Cottages, Retreats, B&Bs in the Blue Mountains, just west of Sydney.

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Jenolan Caves in the Blue Mountains – Australia

Blue Mountains – Jenolan Caves Accommodation & Tours… Read More

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Katoomba, 2780, NSW, Australia

Katoomba is just over 100 km west of Sydney and just over 1000m above sea level. The Scenic Skyway to Katoomba is the steepest railway in the world. Katoomba Accommodation… Read More

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Blue Mountains Backpackers – Australia

Blue Mountains backpacker hostels… Read More

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