Visiting and exploring NSW

Visiting and exploring NSW information

Visit regional NSW

Explore ancient landscapes, historic towns, beaches, snowfields, wilderness and rainforests. Find regional festivals, events and accommodation to suit all budgets.

Visit Sydney

Explore Sydney's heritage, beaches and natural wonders using an extensive network of public trains, buses, ferries and light rail.

Visit a national park

Search for a national park or nature reserve. Check park safety alerts. Find campgrounds and caravan parks. Volunteer to help the environment.

Explore NSW beaches and waterways

Make the most of summer in NSW

NSW offers spectacular beaches and world-class surf breaks. Boating and fishing are popular activities along the coast and on our lakes and rivers.


Elizabeth Beach in Booti Booti National Park. Photo credit: John Spencer © DPIE

Beach safety

The beach is for everyone to enjoy. Knowing how to stay safe while at the beach will make sure that you and your family have the best day possible.

Climate, weather and safety

Check current weather, find information about climate change and advice on how to stay safe during times of fire, flood or storms.

Getting around NSW

With good roads and integrated public and private transport networks, getting around NSW is easy. You’ll find transport options to suit all budgets, from self-driving to trains, planes and coaches.

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