Tamworth

Tamworth - New England - New South Wales

Tamworth welcomes visitors from all over the world, with a welcoming country atmosphere and a thriving commercial centre, immerse yourself in the action and adventure or escape to the natural wonders.

Located 411 kilometres west of Sydney, Tamworth has a vast line up of attractions from cultural and artistic contributions to the delights of Mother Nature.

This unique town is Australia's Country Music Capital as it plays host to the largest music festival in the Southern Hemisphere, The Australian Country Music Festival. With all of the essential ingredients of a party atmosphere, visitors arrive in droves to listen to the impressive acoustics of country musics finest.

Also known as the City of Lights, as Tamworth was the first city to enjoy electric street lighting in the Southern Hemisphere.

No visit is complete without paying homage to the iconic 12 metre high Big Golden Guitar, with the Gallery of Stars Wax Museum located behind it.

For some retail therapy, you can choose from a relaxing stroll along the charming tree-lined main streets boutiques or get serious at one of the shopping centres.

Home to world class restaurants, visitors certainly won't be comprising on taste with chefs boasting a reputation that is unsurpassed.

Accommodation is wide and varied to suit all budgets.


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