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Inverell, NSW

Aptly known as ‘Sapphire City’, Inverell today is a leading supplier of Zircon, industrial diamonds, tin and an amazing 80% of the worlds sapphires. For the enthusiast, maps and fossicking licences are available from the tourist information centre. Principal fossicking areas near Inverell are; Chatham, Elsmore, Stannifer Creek, Wallangra, Staggy Creek and Nullamanna.


The history of Inverell is featured in the ‘Pioneer Village’ and includes as part of the village the original ‘Paddy’s Pub’ (1847), Grove Homestead (1840) and the Nullamanna Village Church (1901).

Inverell is also the centre of a diverse mixed rural business including grain crops, sheep and cattle.

Nearest Airport: Inverell

Inverell Map

About Inverell

  • Locality: Urban locality
  • Inverell Postcode: 2360
  • State: New South Wales
  • Region: Country NSW
  • Latitude: -29.77567
  • Longitude: 151.11293
  • Elevation: 589m
  • Population: 11660
  • Median Income: $28184
  • Area (Sq/km): 207.662
  • Timezone: Australia/Sydney

Tours In Inverell

Discover some of the tours options around Inverell

Explore The Outback

Australia has a vast remote interior, much of it largely untouched. By night, the outback is deathly quiet, with the only light provided by the stars and the moon - a perfect oportunity for stargazing. Explore the isolated heart of the country, meet and connect with Aboriginal people and experience one of the oldest living cultures in the world. Go ‘walk-about’ and immerse yourself with Australia’s endless outback horizons.

Outback Experiences

Luxe Accommodation

Enjoy a distinctly Australian luxury experience, such as the unforgettable reefs, islands, beaches and coast; rugged mountain ranges, rainforests and vast national parks; and the many vibrant food and wine regions. Take a once in a lifetime adventure and discover the sheer indulgence of experiencing the wonders of Australia in style and stay in total luxury.

Australia has wide variety of accommodation options to suit most budgets and travelling preferences. Choose from luxury lodges, boutique hotels, serviced apartments, motels, bed and breakfasts, caravan parks as well as youth and backpacker hostels.


Glasshouse Mountains

The Glasshouse Mountains in the hinterland of Queensland’s Sunshine Coast are actually the cores of 20 million year old volcanoes. The sides of the volcanoes have eroded away leaving only the hardened rock spiremountain cores we see today. Learn more about this awe-inspiring landscape.

Glasshouse Mountains