The Turon River cuts through dense bushland near Capertee. It’s a little past the Blue Mountains and just 180 clicks outta Sydney.
New South Wales
NSW travel restrictions lifted; four epic offroad getaways from Ballina to the back ‘o Bourke.
The Darling River Run is a long dusty route that charts the flow of the Darling River through the state’s interior, from Walgett south to its confluence with the Murray River at Wentworth.
The Sapphire Coast, the southeastern corner of NSW, is blessed with bountiful undeveloped coastline and lush hinterland ripe with lightly trafficked bush tracks and campsites.
Chichester State Forest is a knockout spot in the hinterland of the NSW lower north coast. It’s about a three-hour run north of Sydney and is imbued with the sort of serenity that makes it feel much further afield.
Flea Creek is tucked away in a valley surrounding the Goodradigbee River, near the northern fringe of the Australian Alps and within the Brindabella National Park.