10 Waterfalls of Sydney

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New South Wales (NSW) is home to many beautiful waterfalls. Here are ten of the most impressive waterfalls in NSW that you might want to consider visiting:

  1. Wentworth Falls: Located in the Blue Mountains, about an hour and a half west of Sydney, Wentworth Falls is a popular tourist destination and offers several walking tracks with views of the falls. Elevation 872m

  2. The Channon Falls: Located in the Northern Rivers region, The Channon Falls is a picturesque waterfall that can be accessed via a short walk from the car park. Located in the Border of QLD this waterfall is 9 hour drive from Sydney. Elevation 335m

  3. Dangar Falls: Located in the New England region, Dangar Falls is a small but picturesque waterfall that can be accessed via a short walk from the car park. Located near Coffs Harbor this waterfall is 6 hour drive from Sydney. Elevation 120m-140m

  4. Belmore Falls: Located in the Southern Highlands, about an hour and a half south of Sydney, Belmore Falls is a tiered waterfall that can be accessed via a short walk from the car park. The waterfalls descend in a series of three drops, with heights ranging from 77 to 130 meters (253 to 427 feet). The optimal vantage point to appreciate these cascades is from the Hindmarsh Lookout.

  5. Minnamurra Falls: Located in the Illawarra region, Minnamurra Falls is a popular spot for swimming and picnics. Located near famous Kiama this waterfall is 1 hour 40 minute drive from Sydney. Elevation 700 m

  6. Fitzroy Falls: Located in the Southern Highlands, Fitzroy Falls is a tiered waterfall that can be accessed via a short walk from the car park. its only 1.5 hour from Sydney. Elevation 660 m

  7. Ebor Falls: Located in the New England region, Ebor Falls is a tiered waterfall that can be accessed via a short walk from the car park. Located near Coffs Harbour this waterfall is 6 hours drive from Sydney.  Elevation 1290 m

  8. Bridal Veil Falls: Located in the Royal National Park, about an hour south of Sydney, Bridal Veil Falls is a popular spot for swimming and picnics. Elevation 205m
  9. Fairy Falls: Located in the Blue Mountains, about an hour and a half west of Sydney, Fairy Falls is a small but picturesque waterfall that can be accessed via a short bushwalk. Elevation 61 m
  10. Sublime Point Falls: Located in the Illawarra region, about an hour south of Sydney, Sublime Point Falls is a small waterfall that can be accessed via a short bushwalk. Elevation 415 m
    This is just a small sampling of the many waterfalls located within a reasonable distance of the Sydney CBD. There are likely many other falls that could be added to this list.
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