Things to do

  1. Orange Wine Festival

    Friday 14 October to Sunday 30 October 2016, Orange

    Orange Wine Festival is two weeks of events and activities highlighting the region's premium wines through wine shows, tastings, educational workshops and celebrations with local produce. The program is...

    14 Oct -30Oct
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  2. Artlands Dubbo 2016

    Thursday 27 October to Sunday 30 October 2016, Dubbo

    Nestled in the heart of NSW, Dubbo is a vibrant and dynamic regional centre offering a refreshing mix of urban and rural cultures. With its rich heritage, world class attractions and burgeoning arts scene, Dubbo is...

    27 Oct -30Oct
  3. Dungog Festival

    Thursday 27 October to Sunday 30 October 2016, Dungog

    A four day festival celebrating a long table dinner, markets, buskers, film makers. Includes screenings of the most interesting Australian and International films at their very best.

    27 Oct -30Oct

Things to do in New South Wales

In the Blue Mountains , hiking and bushwalking are popular as well as sightseeing and admiring the spectacular blue-hazed beauty, dramatic cliffs and deep canyons of the region. Country NSW is a vast region where you can experience every type of scenery from national parks to rich agricultural land and beautiful, wide-open spaces. The Hunter region is famous for the premier wine-growing regions of the Hunter Valley and the spectacular Barrington Tops National Park . On the scenic coastline of NSW, you can learn to surf with local experts or go surfing solo at some of the best breaks in Australia.

The natural environment of some NSW regions provides the right backdrop for any number of action and adventure activities. On Lord Howe Island , crystal clear waters are perfect for swimming, snorkelling, diving, kayaking and surfing. In Outback NSW , explore the stunning national parks packed with wildlife or go hiking, river rafting, kayaking and paddling in the Snowy Mountains.

Sydney offers plenty of fun things to do and see, from great walks, to beautiful beaches, to some of the best galleries, museums and restaurants in the country.