Tenterfield Shire Council

Tenterfield & District provides the perfect Gateway to New England & North West New South Wales. Presenting four definite seasons against a backdrop of rugged mountain beauty and in contrast to the serenity of rural landscapes, Tenterfield is a great place to work, live and invest.

New England High Country

New England High Country boasts spectacular waterfalls, gorges, world-heritage national parks, cool-climate vineyards and a fascinating and diverse cultural heritage. Hiking, mountain biking, birdwatching, and other outdoor adventures take on an exciting new dimension up high. And you’ll be delighted all over again when you come inside to discover our galleries, museums, fine food and wine.

Destination NSW

From pristine beaches to the awe-inspiring Australian outback, New South Wales (NSW) is one of the most unique places in the world. Take advantage of the sunny season, get outdoors and enjoy the State’s beautiful beaches, national parks, bushwalks – and, of course, the great Australian barbecue!

Visit Australia

Welcome to Australia’s official tourism website where you can discover why there is nothing like Australia. 

Get a snapshot of Australia’s states, territories, cities and iconic attractions, which are rich in natural beauty and gateways to many of Australia’s can’t-miss experiences

NSW National Parks & Wildlife

Set out on extraordinary adventures. From Aboriginal heritage to panoramic lookouts to epic coastal walks, discover beauty and diversity in over 180 outstanding national parks and reserves in NSW. Providing information on where to stay and what to do in NSW National Parks.

Country Art Escapes

Country Art Escapes offers visitors and locals the opportunity to plan a day trip or longer cultural tour. Explore the artist studios, galleries, museums and other cultural venues and experiences of the New England North West region of New South Wales.

Come on Inland

Come on Inland’ is an initiative of Regional Development Australia Northern Inland (RDANI) to promote the Northern Inland as a desirable region to relocate business and families. The Northern Inland region of NSW is a unique part of Australia strategically located half-way between Sydney and Brisbane and only a few hours’ drive to the North Coast of NSW. With affordable housing, a wide range of employment opportunities, great schools, a regional university, no traffic and plenty of room to grow, why not Come on Inland to see how good life can be?

New England North West

Enjoy the Journey as well as the Destination. Whatever the season you’ll find something to delight you in the New England North West region. This is Australia’s big outdoors where the stars seem to touch the earth. A chance to take the road less travelled and enjoy great country hospitality, rural Australia at its best.

Toilets with Disabled Access


Wheelchair Accessible Recreation and Services

Bald Rock; Photography by Paul Foley

Autumn leaves in Tenterfield; photo by Peter Reid

Basket Swamp Falls; Photography by Peter Reid

Cattle in Mist, Tenterfield; Photography by Peter Reid

View of Tenterfield from Mt Mackenzie Lookout