17 Best Things to Do in Lithgow (Top Attractions)

Things to do in Lithgow

The 17 best attractions and activities in Lithgow and surrounds, from historic sites and museums to exciting walking tracks and lookouts.

Lithgow is a historic town located on the western edge of the Blue Mountains, approximately two hours driving from Sydney via the Great Western Highway or the Bells Line of Road.

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14 Great Things to Do in Canberra (Top Attractions)

Things to do in Canberra

This guide shares the 14 best things to do in Canberra, from scenic lookouts and world-class museums to beautiful gardens and iconic buildings.

When exploring Australia, Canberra usually isn’t at the top of the bucket list. Even when it is a destination (and not just a stopover to the snow), it’s often a box-ticking exercise. Capital of Australia? Done. Parliament house? Done. Get lost on a giant roundabout? Done.

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10 Fun Things to Do in Byron Bay (Top Attractions)

10 Best things to do in Byron Bay

Find the best things to do in Byron Bay and the surrounding area, with the best attractions and activities that will keep you busy for a week.

Byron Bay is a popular beach-side town, tucked away in the northeastern corner of New South Wales, not too far from the Queensland border.

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7 Most Beautiful Beaches in Newcastle

Newcastle beaches

Discover the seven best Newcastle beaches and ocean pools, some busy with good facilities and others much quieter and more isolated.

One of the perks of living in Newcastle is that this city is home to some of the best beaches one can find along the coastline of New South Wales.

In addition to fantastic beaches, Newcastle is also home to a few magnificent ocean pools, perfect for a family-friendly swim in beautiful surroundings.

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15 Best Things to Do in Newcastle (Top Attractions)

Things to do in Newcastle NSW

Find the best things to do in Newcastle, from beautiful beaches and walking tracks to historical sights and scenic lookout points.

Newcastle is the second-most populated city in NSW, located at the mouth of the Hunter River in the Hunter region. The city has a long history as a coal-exporting and steel-producing powerhouse.

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10 Best Things to Do in South West Rocks (Top Attractions)

Things to do in South West Rocks

A guide to the best attractions and activities in South West Rocks, from beautiful beaches and walking trails to scenic lookout points and historical sights.

South West Rocks is a popular seaside holiday destination on the Mid North Coast of NSW, situated just east of where the Macleay River flows into the ocean. From Sydney, it’s an easy 460 km drive that will take approximately five hours, mainly via the Pacific Highway.

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15 Great Things to Do in Nambucca Heads (Top Attractions)

Things to do in Nambucca Heads

Find the best things to do in Nambucca Heads, from scenic walking trails and beaches to panoramic lookouts and fun water sports.

Nambucca Heads is a tourist-friendly town on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales, located north of the Nambucca River estuary, and forms part of the Nambucca Valley.

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17 Great Things to Do in Port Macquarie

Things to do in Port Macquarie

Find the best attractions and activities in Port Macquarie, from beautiful coastal tracks and waterfalls to exciting museums and scenic lookouts.

The Port Macquarie region is a tourist-friendly destination on the Mid North Coast, located at the mouth of the Hastings River, halfway between Sydney and the Gold Coast.

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Luxury Accommodation in the Hunter Valley (7 Great Hotels)

Best luxury accommodation in the Hunter Valley

Up for a romantic getaway? This guide shares seven of the best luxury hotels in the Hunter Valley, considering facilities, location, price, reviews, and more.

If you’re a lover of fine wine, beautiful natural scenery, rolling hills, and exquisite fine dining, a long weekend in the Hunter Valley is not going to disappoint. The best part? It’s only a short drive from Sydney.

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Discover Mount Kaputar National Park (8 Best Walks and Lookouts)

Mount Kaputar National Park

Mount Kaputar National Park is located in the North West Slopes region of New South Wales, and is characterised by a dramatic volcanic landscape of steep ridges, narrow valleys, and unique rock formations.

The centrepiece of this beautiful national park is Mount Kaputar, a mountain that was once part of an active volcano, with an elevation of 1,500 metres above sea level.

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10 Great Things to Do in Narrabri (Top Attractions)

Things to do in Narrabri

The top 10 attractions and activities in Narrabri and its surrounding area, from scenic walking tracks and lookouts to educational museums and unique sights.

Narrabri is a small town in the North West Slopes region of New South Wales, located approximately 550 km northwest of Sydney.

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Point Danger Lookout and Lighthouse at the NSW and Queensland Border

Point Danger Lookout and Lighthouse

Situated at the border between Queensland and New South Wales, Point Danger is home to the Captain Cook Memorial, a large lighthouse, and a short coastal walking track commemorating ships and lives lost during WWII.

Spend a half day in Point Danger and learn more about Australia’s history while enjoying some of the best ocean views on the east coast.

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Federal Falls Walk Near Orange (Beautiful Waterfall and Scenery)

Federal Falls Walking Track near Orange

Federal Falls is a stunning waterfall in Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area near the city of Orange in the Central Tablelands region.

A moderately challenging circuit walking track, starting from the Federal Falls Campground, leads to the base of this waterfall, with scenic bushland to explore along the way.

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15 Best Things to Do in Orange (Top Attractions)

Things to do in Orange

The 15 best attractions and activities in Orange and its surrounding area, from walking tracks and lookouts to wineries and waterfalls.

Orange is a town in the Central Tablelands region of New South Wales, located 250 km west of Sydney. The city and surrounding area are characterised by rolling hills, large vineyards, heritage buildings and national parks.

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15 Best Things to Do in Kiama (Top Attractions)

Things to do in Kiama

Discover the 15 best attractions and activities in Kiama and its surrounding area, from coastal walks and lookouts to beaches and markets.

Kiama is a town in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, located about 120 km south of Sydney. The town and surrounding area are characterised by beautiful coastal cliffs, scenic beaches, and panoramic vantage points.

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19 Great Weekend Getaways from Sydney

Weekend getaways from Sydney

Up for an exciting weekend escape? This guide shares 19 beautiful weekend getaway destinations in New South Wales, all within driving distance from Sydney.

While Sydney has a lot to offer to both tourists and locals, it doesn’t hurt to sometimes escape the city for a relaxing weekend away.

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21 Great Day Trips from Sydney

Best day trips from Sydney

This guide shares 21 of the best day trips from Sydney to help you find new and exciting one-day road trip destinations outside our city.

No matter how beautiful Sydney is, sometimes we just want to escape the city for a nice day trip, discovering beautiful destinations we have never been to.

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Mount Kosciuszko Hiking Guide (Walking Tracks to the Summit)

Mount Kosciuszko hiking guide (walking tracks to the summit)

Mount Kosciuszko in the Snowy Mountains in New South Wales is Australia’s highest point, peaking at 2,228 metres above sea level. This hiking guide explores the three walks to the summit of Mt Kosciuszko.

While Mt Kosciuszko is primarily known as a busy ski destination during winter, the area is also popular for hiking and mountain biking during the warmer summer months.

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