Far West NSW Towns & Localities

Outback NSW, Darling River, Corner Country

The towns along the Darling River towns will welcome you with the country hospitality and friendliness that is sometimes missing in our larger cities but it is certainly alive and well in Outback Australia where the pace of life is less hectic.

Towns like BourkeLouth, and Tilpa have become intrinsic elements of the fabric of Australia (European and Indigenous). The Darling River Run, one of Australia's most iconic touring routes, links these towns together for a unique outback experience that includes iconic National Parks and wonderful farm stay accommodation.

Away from the Darling River, there are many towns and localities across Outback NSW and the Corner Country, that should be included while travelling the Darling River Run.


Darling River Towns

Wentworth

Wentworth

Wentworth, NSW, a place that, in 1844, was described as "Magnificent trees droop like willows to the...

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Bourke NSW

Bourke NSW

Bourke, a legendary Darling River town, was once referenced by Australian poet Henry Lawson when he ...

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Menindee

Menindee

Menindee and the wonderful Menindee Lakes is a beautiful central Darling River destination where you...

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Wilcannia

Wilcannia

Wilcannia, the Darling River town on the Barrier Highway between Cobar and Broken Hill, is a largely...

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Tilpa

Tilpa

Tilpa, NSW, located on the western bank of the Darling River, is a must for a stopover while on the ...

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Brewarrina

Brewarrina

Brewarrina, NSW, provides a wonderful insight into the Darling River's significance to indigenous hi...

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Walgett

Walgett

Walgett, NSW, is a town that likes to describe itself as 'The Gateway to the Opal Fields' because it...

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Pooncarie

Pooncarie

Pooncarie is a beautiful destination that connects visitors with famous explorers Bourke and Wills w...

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Louth

Louth

Louth, NSW, the iconic Darling River town between Bourke and Tilpa. Visit Louth and connect with fam...

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Iconic Towns & Localities - Far West NSW

Broken Hill - NSW

Broken Hill - NSW

Broken Hill, its name conjures up so much that we identify with Australia. Henry Lawson once stated ...

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Silverton

Silverton

While not actually on the Darling River, Silverton is one destination that should be inclu...

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White Cliffs

White Cliffs

White Cliffs is a truly unique outback experience. Like silence? Tired of the bright lights and nois...

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Lightning Ridge

Lightning Ridge

We all love the unique things about Australia and while many would argue there are many unique place...

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Milparinka

Milparinka

How outback do you want to go? You drive 296 km north of Broken Hill, 39 km south of Tibooburra and ...

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Thargomindah

Thargomindah

For the traveller, Thargomindah and the surrounding area offers wonderful National Parks (Lake Bin...

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Wanaaring

Wanaaring

On the banks on the Paroo River, 240 kilometres to the east of Tibooburra, and 195 kilometres north-...

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Tibooburra

Tibooburra

There is something impossibly romantic about Tibooburra; there it is in the far north-western corner...

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Packsaddle

Packsaddle

About midway along the Silver City Highway between Broken Hill and Tibooburra is the area known as...

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Cameron Corner

Cameron Corner

Cameron Corner is the surveyed northwest, and southwest corners of New South Wales and Queensland, r...

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*** Safe Outback Travel ***

Before heading out to the outback, for the safety of you and fellow travellers (and as a courtesy to those living in the outback), please to the Safe Outback Travel for tips and hints to get the most out of your next adventure.