New England & North West Outdoor Activities & Adventures

The New England & North West region in NSW is a haven for nature enthusiasts and offers a range of outdoor attractions and activities. From stunning national parks such as the World Heritage-listed Gibraltar Range National Park and the rugged Warrumbungle National Park, which offers hiking trails and scenic lookouts, to adventure pursuits such as white-water rafting and kayaking on the Nymboida River, the region has so much to offer.

Additionally, the region offers scenic drives, such as the Waterfall Way, which passes through picturesque towns and offers views of the region’s stunning natural beauty.


Choose from one or more of the experiences below and journey around the map to see where they're found.


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Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge that this land on which we tread, whilst beautiful and revered by us, has even deeper layers of significance for its Traditional Owners; we pay our respects to elders past, present and emerging.

We Are Explorers is aware that the land is never truly being explored anew, given the ancient cultures that came before us who still call this land their home.

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