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Evelyn Creek (New South Wales)

Evelyn Creek is a tree lined creek in northwestern New South Wales that flows through Milparinka. The creek begins in a series of gullies south west of Tibooburra and flows generally south to Cobham Lake. Prior to European settlement Evelyn Creek ...

Evelyn Parish (Thoulcanna County), New South Wales

Evelyn Parish, on the Paroo River, is a remote civil Parish, of Thoulcanna County, a cadasteral division of New South Wales. The topography is the flat and arid with a Koppen climate classification of BSh Hot semi arid and the economy is based on ...

Far West (New South Wales)

The Far West region of New South Wales, Australia refers generally to a fairly flat and low-lying area in the western part of the state, which is too dry to support wheat or other crops or intensive pastoral endeavours. It is west of the North We ...

Flood Parish (Thoulcanna County), New South Wales

The topography is the flat and arid with a Koppen climate classification of Bwh Desert. The economy in the parish is based on broad acre agriculture, mainly Cattle, and there are no towns in the parish and the nearest settlement is Hungerford, Qu ...

Frogmore, New South Wales

Frogmore is a village in the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia. The community hall was burned down in a bushfire in 1997, and fundraising for its replacement included a Pass the hat around concert by Lee Kernaghan. Copper was firs ...

Gambool Parish, New South Wales

Gambool located at 31°05′15″S 143°13′25″E in Central Darling Shire is a remote rural locality and civil parish of Yungnulgra County in far North West New South Wales.

Ganalgang, New South Wales

Ganalgang, New South Wales is a civil parish and rural locality of New South Wales located at 31°49′54″S 147°56′04″E. Egelabra Parish Oxley County, New South Wales is a civil parish of Oxley County, New South Wales, a Cadastral divisions of New S ...

Garah, New South Wales

Garah is a town in north western New South Wales, Australia. The town is in the Moree Plains Shire local government area. At the 2016 census, Garah and the surrounding area had a population of 306.

Germano, New South Wales

Germano, New South Wales in Central Darling Shire is a remote rural locality and civil parish of Yungnulgra County in far North West New South Wales. The Parish has an arid landscape and the nearest town is Whitecliffs. The parish has extremely h ...

Gibraltar Hill (Bungendore, New South Wales)

Gibraltar Hill is situated 3.8 kilometres 2.4 mi east of Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia. The Capital Wind Farm at Bungendore is visible from the hill, and, according to Australian naval officer Stacey Porter, the view makes "a really nice ...

Gibralter Hill

In one week in April, 1864, almost 550 ounces of gold were mined from Gibralter Hill, a yield of more than 58 ounces per ton of ore. In 1893 the Gibraltar Gold Mining Company exhibited gold ore from the hill at the Worlds Columbian Exposition in ...

Gigel, New South Wales

Geigle Parish is a civil parish of Killara County, New South Wales and is located in Central Darling Shire at Latitude -31°23′18″S 143°52′21″E and Longitude 143°52′21″E. Geigle Parish is on the Darling River between Wilcannia and Tilpa, New South ...

Mount Gingera

Mount Gingera is a mountain with an elevation of 1.857 metres AHD located within the Brindabella Ranges on the border between the Australian Capital Territory and New South Wales in Australia. The summit of the mountain is located within the ACT, ...

Girilambone, New South Wales

Girilambone is a small village in western New South Wales, Australia. It is located north of Nyngan and 666 km north-west of Sydney built on what was formerly Wangaibon land. It took its name from an Aboriginal word meaning place of many stars. T ...

Glenreagh

Glenreagh is a small town in the Clarence Valley in the Northern Rivers region of north-eastern New South Wales, Australia. At the 2016 census, Glenreagh had a population of 900 people. It is on the North Coast railway line, completed to Glenreag ...

Glenugie Peak

Glenugie Peak, also known as Mount Elaine or as Glen Ugie Peak, a mountain that is part of the ridge surrounding the Clarence Moreton Basin, is situated in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales, Australia. At an elevation of 316 metres ab ...

Gnalta, New South Wales

Gnalta is a remote rural locality and civil parish of Yungnulgra County in far North West New South Wales. Gnalta Station is a homestead on the Mount Wright Creek in northwest New South Wales, about 550km northeast of Adelaide, South Australia an ...

Golden Triangle (New South Wales)

The Golden Triangle of NSW is an informal locality situated in northwestern New South Wales, Australia. With a reputation for being prime agricultural land, particularly for cereal crops such as wheat and barley, where the term "Golden" is derive ...

Goodooga, New South Wales

Goodooga is a town in the Australian state of New South Wales in Brewarrina Shire on the eastern bank of the Bokhara River. It is near Brewarrina and Lightning Ridge, its closest neighbour. The town lies 20 kilometres south of the Queensland border.

Goolma, New South Wales

Goolma is a tiny village community in the Central West of New South Wales, Australia. It is located on the Dubbo road, which links the towns of Mudgee, Gulgong and Wellington. At the 2006 census, the Goolma region had a population of 201 people. ...

Goonoo Important Bird Area

The Goonoo Important Bird Area is a 1034 km 2 tract of wooded land in New South Wales, Australia. It lies between the towns of Dubbo, Gilgandra and Dunedoo, about 200 km north-west of Sydney. Formerly the Goonoo State Forest, much of the land is ...

Goorpooka, New South Wales

Goorpooka, New South Wales in Central Darling Shire is a remote rural locality and civil parish of Yungnulgra County in far North West New South Wales. The Parish has an arid landscape and the nearest town is Whitecliffs. The parish has extremely ...

Goulburn Parish (Cowper County), New South Wales

Goulburn Parish, New South Wales is a Bounded locality of Bogan Shire and a civil Parish of Cowper County, New South Wales, a cadasteral division of central New South Wales.

Mount Gower

Mount Gower also Big Hill, is the highest mountain on Australias subtropical Lord Howe Island in the Tasman Sea. With a height of 875 metres above sea level, and a relatively flat 27-hectare summit plateau, it stands at the southern end of Lord H ...

Graham Parish (County of Killara)

Graham Parish in the County of Killara is a civil parish of New South Wales located in Central Darling Shire at Latitude 31°01′12″S and Longitude 143°40′20″E. Graham Parish in the County of Killara is on the Paroo River between Wilcannia and Tilp ...

Grahway, New South Wales

Grahway is a bounded rural locality, and cadastral parish, 100 kilometers south of Nyngan, New South Wales. It is located at 32°12′05″S 146°38′31″E on Gunningbar Creek near the junction with the Bogan River and is in Bogan Shire and Flinders Coun ...

Graman, New South Wales

Graman is a small village nestled on the banks of Graman Creek, 40 km northwest of Inverell and 25 km from Ashford in Inverell Shire, New South Wales, Australia. The village is situated on the Inverell to Yetman road at elevation of about 606 met ...

Grattai Mountain

The Grattai Mountain, a mountain located within the Nandewar Range, is situated within the North West Slopes region of New South Wales, Australia. The mountain was formed by the Nandewar Volcano around 21 million years ago. The mountain has an el ...

Green Cape, New South Wales

Green Cape is a locality situated on the eponymous headland or cape on the far south coast of New South Wales. It is located at 37° 15 S 150° 03 E, within Ben Boyd National Park, south of Eden, New South Wales. The headland forms the northern bou ...

Grundy Mountain

Grundy Mountain or Mount Grundy, a mountain of the Great Dividing Range, is located on the Northern Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia. With an elevation of 1.463 metres 4.800 ft above sea level, Grundy Mountain is situated between Walcha a ...

Guerilla Bay

Guerilla Bay is a bay and village located in Eurobodalla Shire, the South Coast, New South Wales, Australia. Fishing is banned as the entire area is a sanctuary zone.

Gulmarrad, New South Wales

Gulmarrad is a suburb of the town of Maclean, New, South, Wales in northern New South Wales, Australia. It is classified as Macleans Suburbia. It is part of the Clarence Valley local government area. In the 2011 census, its population is listed a ...

Gundabooka, Yanda

The Parish is on the Darling River upstream of Louth, New South Wales and down stream of Bourke, New South Wales and is located at 30°48′57″S 145°48′36″E.

Gundaroo

Gundaroo is a small village in the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia and in Yass Valley Council. It is situated to the east of the Yass River, about 16 kilometres north of Sutton, about 15 kilometres west of the Lake George range. ...

Gungartan

Gungartan is a mountain located in the Snowy Mountains region of New South Wales, Australia. With an elevation of 2.068 metres 6.785 ft above sea level, Gungartan is the highest mountain on mainland Australia not within the Main Range. It is loca ...

Gunning Shire

Gunning Shire was a local government area in New South Wales centered on Gunning, New South Wales north of the Australian Capital Territory until February 2004, when the local government organisation was absorbed into newly created Palerang Counc ...

Gununah Parish, New South Wales

Gununah Parish located at 30.000833°S 141.977222°E  / -30.000833; 141.977222 is a remote rural locality and civil parish of Evelyn County, New South Wales in far northwest New South Wales. located at 29°50′23″S 141°08′05″E. on the border with So ...

Gwabegar (Baradine County parish)

Gwabegar is a town in North Eastern New South Wales, Australia. The town is in the Narrabri Shire local government area, 625 kilometres north west of the state capital, Sydney. At the 2011 census, Gwabegar had a population of 344. The town is in ...

Hastings-Macleay Important Bird Area

The Hastings-Macleay Important Bird Area is a 1148 km 2 tract of land stretching for 100 km along the Mid North Coast of New South Wales, Australia, from Stuarts Point in the north to the Camden Haven River in the south. It is bounded on the west ...

Hat Head, New South Wales

Hat Head is a coastal town on the mid-northern coast of New South Wales, 459 kilometres north of Sydney, Australia, and in the Hat Head National Park. At the time of the 2011 census, Hat Head had a population of 326 people. Straight Street is the ...

Hay Parish (County of Killara)

Hay Parish is a civil parish of Killara County, located in Central Darling Shire at Latitude 31°06′35″S and Longitude144°08′50″E. Hay Parish is on the Darling River between Wilcannia and Tilpa, New South Wales. The parish has a Koppen climate cla ...

High Range, New South Wales

High Range is a locality located in the Southern Highlands of New South Wales, Australia near Bowral and Mittagong. The village is centred just off the Wombeyan Caves Road 55 kilometres east of the Wombeyan Caves. High Range has a church, a rural ...

Hobbys Yards, New South Wales

Hobbys Yards is a small village in the Central West region of New South Wales, Australia, in Blayney Shire. It is situated within an hours driving time from the regional centres, townships, villages of Bathurst, Barry, Blayney, Neville and Trunke ...

Home Rule, New South Wales

Home Rule is a 19th-century gold rush town in rural New South Wales, Australia. It is 290 km to Sydney. On 9 July 1872 The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser reported that "the scene at Home Rule is a busy one, and very few peop ...

Hume and Hovell Track

The Hume and Hovell Walking Track stretches over 440 kilometres between Yass and Albury, in New South Wales, Australia. The track allows walkers to rediscover the route of explorers Hamilton Hume and William Hovell on their expedition to Port Phi ...

Huntly Parish (Cowper County), New South Wales

Huntley Parish, New South Wales is a Bounded locality of Bogan Shire and a civil Parish of Cowper County, New South Wales, a cadasteral division of central New South Wales.

Ilford, New South Wales

Ilford is a small town in New South Wales, Australia, in the Mid-Western Regional Council. It is named after the small English town of Ilford, where the founders of this town came from. It is situated around 220 km north west of Sydney. It is loc ...

Invergowrie, New South Wales

Invergowrie is a locality in the Uralla Shire local government area on the Northern Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia. It is located about 16 km west of Armidale, about halfway between Sydney and Brisbane and approximately 200 km inland fr ...

Jamison Parish (County of Killara)

Jamison Parish is a civil parish of Killara County, located in Central Darling Shire at 31°15′20″S 143°57′33″E. Jamison Parish is on the Darling River between Wilcannia and Tilpa, New South Wales. The parish has a Koppen climate classification of ...

Jerangle

Jerangle is a locality in New South Wales, Australia. The locality is in the Snowy Monaro Regional Council local government area, 366 kilometres south of the state capital, Sydney and 112 kilometres south east of the national capital, Canberra. A ...