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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.
Short breaks in NSW
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.
You’ll find many memorable experiences. The sublime coast is perfect for beach holidays and whale watching. Savour wines in the Hunter Valley and other wine regions. Explore nation-making heritage in country towns, and enjoy the amazing Blue Mountains and the spectacular Snowy Mountains.
Enjoy a spectacular array of events, from the iconic Tamworth Country Music Festival to tasty festivals in the wine regions. There are wonderful art exhibitions and fabulous concerts, bustling farmers markets and traditional agricultural shows, as well as thrilling sports and much more.
Sunday 04 November 2018 , Woolgoolga
Bringing Blues and Berries to the beach. They hit the ground running in 2017 and are keen to bring an even bigger and better event in 2018. Join them for a day of all things Blues music and berries by the beach. They will have their Pie …04 Nov
Saturday 03 November 2018 to Tuesday 13 November 2018 , Port Stephens Area
The Port Stephens Toyota NSW Pro, Men’s QS1,000 and Women’s QS6,000 will be the final World Surf League Qualfying Series events to run in Australia for the season.…03 Nov - 13 Nov
Thursday 15 November 2018 to Sunday 18 November 2018 , Mullumbimby
In a musical landscape dominated by super-festivals, there's an alternative breed of smaller, more boutique style events making their own very distinctive mark on the industry. Mullum Music Festival is one such event and its popularity wi…15 Nov - 18 Nov
Thursday 15 November 2018 to Sunday 18 November 2018 , Coffs Harbour
The beautiful Coffs Coast of New South Wales will play host once again to Kennards Hire Rally Australia, the annual Australian leg and the closing round of the 2018 FIA World Rally Championship. Only Australia's second world championship e…15 Nov - 18 Nov
Friday 23 November 2018 to Sunday 25 November 2018 , Newcastle
The Coates Hire Newcastle 500 has cemented its place as one of the most anticipated events on the sporting calendar. After the unprecedented success of the maiden event in 2017, with grandstands, pit lane walks and the Saturday concert ca…23 Nov - 25 Nov
Friday 30 November 2018 to Saturday 01 December 2018 , Berry
Fairgrounds Festival, situated in the idyllic town of Berry, harks back to festivals of the 70's with gourmet eats, artisan markets, intimate artist experiences, Little Fairgrounds and craft workshops - there's even a pool to make a splash …30 Nov - 01 Dec
Browse all the special deals and packages on the website. There are great savings on hotels in stunning locations. You’ll find fabulous deals throughout the year. Relax in the extraordinary natural beauty and enjoy fabulous food and wine. In the snow season, check out the exciting ski packages.
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: