New South Wales locator-MJC

Map of Australia with New South Wales highlighted in red.

New South Wales is a diverse state with deserts, world class beaches, shopping, urban sprawl, and dense bushlands.

Tips for: backpackersbusiness travelersluxury/exotic travelhitchhikersfamiliesseniorsLBG travelerspet owners

Hotels and lodgingEdit

Looking online is the easiest way to seek affordable accdomodation, websites like Webjet are popular. For backpackers sites like Gumtree, or Hostelworld are more relatable.


Sydney Opera House - In the city centre, worldwide icon for Australia

Bondi Beach - Amazing beach on the East Coast about 25 minutes from the city centre

Manly Beach

Coogee Beach - Close to Bondi beach, quieter than Bondi. Located on the coast near UNSW

Blue Mountains - About 1 hour from the city, beautiful national parklands.

Royal National Park

Mungo National Park

Mount Koziousko National Park

South Coast Beaches

Byron Bay

Kangaroo Valley - "Nestled between Cambewarra and Barrengarry mountains and two hours’ drive from Sydney or Canberra."[1]


Maps and transportationEdit

Getting to New South WalesEdit

Exploring New South WalesEdit

Practical information and resourcesEdit


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External resourcesEdit

Visit New South Wales