Nature in Armidale

During autumn the parks and gardens around Armidale show their beautiful colours. Enjoy a drive along the Waterfall Way, stopping at waterfalls and craggy gorges in the rugged countryside.

  • Armidale mall cafe
  • University building Armidale

About Armidale

This picturesque historic city situated on the Northern Tablelands of NSW is home to the University of New England. Armidale has a cosmopolitan feel amid old world grace and a flourishing arts and cultural scene that includes many fine museums and galleries for you to explore. Don't miss New England Regional Art Museum.

Heritage buildings, grand cathedrals and tree-lined streets make Armidale a picturesque base for exploring the New England region. Surrounded by the rugged beauty of several national parks including New England National Park, the city has extensive parks and gardens with spectacular deciduous trees.

You'll find a wide variety of accommodation in Armidale to suit all requirements. 

Fly into Armidale Airport

Armidale Airport is located 8 km from Armidale’s town centre on the New England Highway. Make the short trip north east using taxi services located at the front of the terminal. Alternatively, rent a car from hire services at the airport and explore the region at your own pace.

QantasLink and Regional Express operate daily direct flights to and from Sydney. For other major Australian cities, connect via Sydney to travel into Armidale.


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