Welcome to The Northern Inland Region of NSW
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. Enjoy the benefits of room to breathe and a slower paced lifestyle, with more bang-for-your-buck in house prices and short commutes to work. Live a regional lifestyle and stay connected to capital cities with most major townships in the region having airports with direct flights to Sydney and Brisbane and a daily Xplorer train service to and from Sydney and Newcastle.
The Northern Inland region hosts a range of industries including agriculture, agri-business, aviation, manufacturing and processing, mining, natural resources development, tourism, transport and distribution, education and training, engineering and construction, information technology, and research and development. Away from the bigger centres, there are stunning National Parks and wide open stretches of country to explore. The diversity of our region has its own appeal and offers something for everyone.
The region is home to the major cosmopolitan centres of Tamworth and Armidale as well as great towns like Inverell, Moree, Gunnedah, Narrabri, Tenterfield, Glen Innes, Uralla and Walcha. 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?
Find Your Dream Home
With sale prices and weekly rents and a variety of properties to choose from, your dream home is waiting to be found.
Helping Your Child Thrive
Our region has a variety of childcare and preschool options to foster your child's first steps in education and fun.
Develop a Love of Learning
Enjoy a lifetime of learning with the world-class schools and tertiary education options in our region.
Pursue a Career You Love
Discover the opportunities in our region for professionals, retail workers and tradespeople alike.
Access the Care You Need
There are a range of first-class health care services in the Northern Inland Region so you can get the support you need.
Discover the Areas in Our Region
There are twelve Local Government Areas in the Northern Inland Region that are ready to welcome you into their communities. Find out what makes each one of them special as well as housing prices, education facilities, employment opportunities and recreational activities by making a selection below.
Discover the Armidale Region
A centre for education with many schools and a university campus coupled with a cosmopolitan feel, enjoy a city feel with a regional lifestyle.
Discover Glen Innes Highlands
Steeped in celtic history, enjoy a laid-back regional lifestyle and explore the tranquil national parks on the weekend
Discover the Gwydir Shire
Live in an area of picturesque scenery, historic buildings and enjoy a peaceful lifestyle with low house prices.
Discover the Inverell Shire
A thriving and beautiful shopping district and the tranquillity of Copeton Dam, this friendly community is ready to welcome you.
Discover the Moree Plains Shire
Thrive in Australia's food bowl on the black soil plains. Enjoy relaxing in the famous artesian baths and shopping in the many boutique stores.
Discover the Narrabri Shire
Surrounded by natural beauty, this is the second richest agricultural shire in Australia. Be part of the thriving local industries and innovation.
Discover the Tenterfield Shire
Situated with rugged mountain beauty and the serenity of rural landscapes, live a laid-back regional lifestyle with easy drives to the coast and Brisbane.
Discover the Uralla Shire
Enjoy the ultimate tree-change lifestyle in this close-knit community with pioneering history and boutique eateries.