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Welcome to the official tourism, destinations and events website. Discover all the things to do and see in the wonderfully diverse New South Wales, from the beautiful beaches and splendid national parks to the historic towns, delicious wine regions, dazzling snowfields and the striking outback.
Places to visit in NSW
Explore Australia’s most geographically diverse state at any time of the year. There are many stunning NSW destinations, such as the Blue Mountains near Sydney. Whether weekend getaways, family holidays or adventure holidays, you’ll find plenty of points of interest and amazing attractions.
Places to visit on the NSW Coast
If you're planning a holiday on the water, then NSW is the place to be. Explore its many marine parks, where you can see everything from dolphins and whales to turtles, seals and colourful fish. If you want to get active, there are so many water sports to choose from including surfing, kayaking, stand-up paddeboarding and sailing.
From romantic weekend getaways in rolling wine country to memorable beach holidays on the NSW coast, finding the perfect short trip in NSW is easy. Discover delicious foodie experiences and thrilling adventure, as well as spectacular natural wonders and more.
More about New South Wales
The most visited state in the nation is home to Sydney, Australia’s most beautiful capital city. There are transport options from Sydney to the marvellous destinations and fun adventures in the regions. There are trains and coaches, as well as flights from Sydney Airport to many regional airports.
What about getting to an island paradise? The UNESCO World Heritage-listed Lord Howe Island is only a short plane trip from the mainland. A top destination all year, the island is home to the world’s most southerly coral reefs, as well as lovely beaches and great fishing, snorkelling and diving.
Wondering where to stay in NSW? Then search the accommodation on the website. There are options to suit various budgets, including camping and caravanning, B&Bs, classic pubs, motels, heritage guesthouses and farm stays, as well as eco-retreats, luxury hotels and spa resorts.
The following pages will also help you plan your holidays, short breaks and weekend escapes: