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New South Wales

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New South Wales boasts stunning snow-capped mountains, sandy beaches, and prosperous cities, including its capital, Sydney. Interior forests and highlands contrast with the coastal plains and oceanside landscape. Foodies on holiday in New South Wales can revel in the country's economic heartland, where vineyards flourish and farmer's markets bring an abundance of local produce to the table. Base yourself in Sydney, a glamorous spot from which to explore, and then head to the beaches to swim and surf. Make your Australia itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.
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Places to visit in New South Wales

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The Rocks ©
Neighborhood
The Rocks Sydney
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Garden
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney Sydney
4.7
Duration: 1 hour
Darling Harbour ©
Neighborhood
Darling Harbour Sydney
4.5
Duration: 3 hours
Bondi Beach ©
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Bondi Beach Sydney
4.2
Duration: 2 hours

Kid-friendly things to do in New South Wales

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Sea Life Sydney Aquarium ©
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Sea Life Sydney Aquarium Sydney
3.6
Duration: 2 hours
Manly Beach
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Manly Beach Sydney
4.6
Duration: 4 hours
Australian National Maritime Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Australian National Maritime Museum Sydney
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
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Boat Tour
Boat Tours & Water Sports Sydney
3.3
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in New South Wales

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Canyoning / Rapelling Tour
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours Katoomba
4.9
Duration: 4 hours
Dolphin Swim Australia ©
Swim with Dolphins
Dolphin Swim Australia Nelson Bay
4.8
Duration: 4 hours
Underwater Safaris ©
Shark Diving
Underwater Safaris Narooma
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
Everglades Historic House and Gardens ©
Garden
Everglades Historic House and Gardens Leura
4.5
Duration: 30 minutes

Nature in New South Wales

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Wentworth Falls Lookout ©
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Wentworth Falls Lookout Wentworth Falls
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
Blue Mountains ©
Mountain
Blue Mountains Katoomba
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
Jenolan Caves ©
Cave
Jenolan Caves Jenolan Caves
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
North Brother Mountain
Mountain
North Brother Mountain Laurieton
4.9
Duration: 2 hours

Wildlife in New South Wales

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Amaroo Dolphin and Whale Watching Cruises
Dolphin / Whale Watching
Amaroo Dolphin and Whale Watching Cruises Forster
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
Kangaroo Encounters Guided Tours
Nature / Wildlife Tour
Kangaroo Encounters Guided Tours Nelson Bay
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes
Tomaree Head ©
Wildlife Area
Tomaree Head Shoal Bay
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
Dive Centre Manly ©
Shark Diving
Dive Centre Manly Manly
4.5
Duration: 4 hours

Beaches in New South Wales

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Shelly Beach ©
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Shelly Beach Manly
4.6
Duration: 30 minutes
Clovelly Beach ©
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Clovelly Beach Sydney
4.6
Duration: 30 minutes
Callala Beach ©
Beach
Callala Beach Callala Bay
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
Pippi Beach ©
Beach
Pippi Beach Yamba
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
Hillbilly Cider ©
Winery / Vineyard
Hillbilly Cider Bilpin
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
Walking Rivers ©
Kayaking / Canoeing
Walking Rivers Newcastle
5.0
Duration: 8 hours
Country Escape Tours ©
Wine Tour / Tasting
Country Escape Tours Mudgee
5.0
Duration: 6 hours
Aquafun Avoca Lake ©
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Aquafun Avoca Lake Avoca Beach
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min

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