32 Best Weekend Getaways From Sydney Story

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Introduction

32 Best Weekend Getaways From Sydney Story

Escape busy city life with these 32 best weekend getaways from Sydney, from beach destinations...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 1

Coffs Harbour

Located on New South Wales' north coast, Coffs Harbour is a beach town that's ideal...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 2

Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie is a small town on the Hastings River found within four hours of...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 3

Barrington Tops

Barrington Tops is an adventure or nature lover's dream getaway location. The area is covered...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 4

Byron Bay

Byron Bay is a further trip from Sydney but is worth the journey as it's...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 5

Seal Rocks

Seal Rocks is a seaside village on the Barrington Coast. It's a recommended Sydney weekend...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 6

Hawks Nest

Hawks Nest is another cute seaside town in New South Wales. It's a lovely weekend...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 7

Port Stephens

Another of the great short breaks from Sydney is going to Port Stephens, a coastal...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 8

Newcastle

Newcastle is a harbor city located about a two and a half hour drive from...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 9

Mudgee

Mudgee is a country town with lots of activities located in the northwest of Sydney...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 10

Orange

Orange is known for its produce and wine production, making it an optimal weekend getaway...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 11

Hawkesbury River

Located just north of Sydney, Hawkesbury River is a close weekend trip being only an...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 12

Lake Macquarie

Located just over an hour and a half from Sydney, Lake Macquarie is a superb...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 13

Northern Beaches

The Northern Beaches make up a 40km stretch of coastline just outside of Sydney. As...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 14

Pearl Beach

Pearl Beach is a cute beachside village that's ideal for a weekend away from Sydney...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 15

Oberon

Oberon is a historic mining town located just under three hours, when driving, from Sydney...

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Blue Mountains

The Blue Mountains offer amazing scenery including rugged mountain ranges and canyons and vast eucalyptus...

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Bundeena

This coastal village on the outskirts of Sydney is ideal for nature lovers and those...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 18

Southern Highlands

The Southern Highlands is made up of villages, including Bowral and Mittagong. It's located an...

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Wollongong

Located 80 km, or an hour and 20-minute drive from Sydney, Wollongong in the Illawarra...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 20

Robertson

Robertson is a rural country village located in the Southern Highlands and is an excellent...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 21

Berry

Berry is a small historic village in the Shoalhaven wine region of New South Wales...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 22

Bundanoon

Located in the Southern Highlands, Bundanoon is about a 90-minute to two-hour drive from Sydney...

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Kangaroo Valley

Kangaroo Valley is a small town of under 1,000 residents located about a two-hour drive...

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Mollymook

VisitingMollymook is another of the great relaxed weekend trips near Sydney to plan. The small...

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Ulladulla

Ulladulla is a coastal town close to Mollymook. Whether you combine a visit with a...

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Jervis Bay

Jervis Bay is a coastal village located next to a 102 km bay. The area...

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Bawley Point

Another great short break from Sydney is a trip to Bawley Point. This coastal hamlet...

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Bermagui

Bermagui, located on the South Coast of New South Wales in the Bega Valley Shire...

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Jindabyne

Jindabyne, located in southeast New South Wales, is about a five-hour drive from Sydney. The...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 30

Perisher Valley

For those looking to undertake some winter sports, Mount Perisher in Perisher Valley in the...

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WEEKEND GETAWAY 31

Canberra

Canberra, Australia's capital city, is only a three-hour drive from Sydney, making it one of...

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Melbourne

Although Melbourne may seem a little far for a weekend getaway from Sydney, it's easily...

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Conclusion

In Summary

As you can see, there are many Sydney weekend getaways to experience. Whether you live...

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