Indulge in New South Wales...

"New South Wales is a state with wow factor."

Its stunning scenic diversity, both coastal and inland, is an absolute pleasure to explore. Several of the state’s highlights really stand out and the capital city is one of them.

Popular NSW Destinations

Sydney screams excitement, there is so much to see and do in this city. It boasts the iconic Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, beautifully restored buildings and restaurants at The Rocks, Darling Harbour and the City Tower offering 360 degree views of Sydney and beyond. Bondi Beach is one of New South Wales most popular beaches. It's a fabulous place to spend the day, enjoying the sun, surf, scenery and exhilarating atmosphere which spreads here. Sydney and its beaches are superb.

The spectacular Blue Mountains is an outstanding national park with sandstone plateaus and escarpments, sweeping valleys, waterfalls, limestone caves and breathtaking lookouts. Katoomba is the capital of the Blue Mountains, overlooking The Three Sisters and the Jamieson Valley. Scenic World operates from here and runs Cableway, Railway and “Walk On Air” Glass Carriage tours through the stunning Jamieson Valley.

The Snowy Mountains of Kosciuszko National Park offers several ski fields in the winter and reverts to a bushwalking and trout fishing paradise during the warmer months. During ski season the resorts are packed as are the ski fields. Perisher, Thredbo and Charlotte Pass Village are popular ski resorts which can cater for your every need. The offseason finds Kosciuszko much quieter, the resorts shut shop, the ice is melting and bushwalkers can enjoy the lookout views, walking tracks and wildflowers in season. Trout fishermen can head to Lake Eucumbene or Lake Jindabyne and try their luck.

Waterfall Way winds through several national parks west of Coffs Harbour. This magnificent route through the tablelands finds an abundance of striking waterfalls and spectacular scenery. Along this route Gondwana Beech Forests, clad with moss and lichen, compare to an enchanted forest and are simply breathtaking.

The Hunter Valley Wine Region is time-out in the country, not too far from the city. The Hunter Valley is very scenic and boasts a huge selection of wineries to tempt the palate as well as restaurants, cheese tastings, chocolate and fudge companies and other delicious gourmet produce. The Hunter Valley is a tasting sensation.

Tamworth is another of the state’s inland attractions, particularly for country music lovers. The “Country Music Capital of Australia” offers a memorable experience for the modern and the old fashioned country fans. Walk a Country Mile and learn the Australian country music story, visit the Australian Country Music Hall of Fame, see the galaxy of stars at the Tamworth Regional Entertainment Centre, see your lifelike favourite star in the Country Music Wax Museum and don‘t forget that memorable photograph in front of The Big Golden Guitar.

The New South Wales coastline is just divine. It has many beautiful beaches and popular holiday locations throughout. The ever so popular Byron Bay is definitely worthy of merit. Stylish and charming Byron Bay attracts a range of tourists, from wealthy celebrities to budgeting backpackers. The holiday atmosphere here is fabulous and the beaches, scenic lookouts and coastal walking trails are magnificent.

Coffs Harbour is another coastal gem. This beautiful city is spoilt with miles and miles of gorgeous beaches, scenic rocky headlands and coastal lookouts and so much to do. National parks are within easy reach and there is plenty of coastline to explore in either direction.

Nelson Bay is a classy seaside getaway offering a beachlover’s paradise. There are several beaches in and around town and many more along the Port Stephens shoreline. Dolphin and whale watching tours, fishing charters, and boat cruises are all popular here. Water activities, sightseeing and relaxing is what Nelson Bay is all about.

New South Wales has the beaches, the mountains and the waterfalls, all very appealing aspects of this incredibly scenic state. From the bustling excitement of Sydney and Bondi to the peaceful forests and tranquil lakes in the hinterland, NSW has attractions for all.

Destinations in New South Wales

Anna Bay


Batemans Bay


Blue Mountains

Bundjalung National Park

Byron Bay

Coffs Harbour


Evans Head

Hunter Valley


Lakes Way

Mt Warning National Park

Nambucca Heads

Nelson Bay



Oxley Wild Rivers National Park

Port Macquarie

Royal National Park


Snowy Mountains

Stanwell Park




The Entrance


Waterfall Way




Yuraygir National Park

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