Broken Hill


Take a real break in Broken Hill, discover the nationally-significant heritage, meet colourful characters and enjoy authentic ‘silver city’ experiences in the heart of the accessible Outback.

Striking, robust and powerfully real, Broken Hill has drawn generations of pioneers, and helped define the nation through the remarkable work of some of Australia’s most influential social advocates and mining entrepreneurs. This grand dame of the Outback also became the muse for generations of artists, film makers, publicans and restaurateurs.

Today it is easy to become part of the unique atmosphere of Broken Hill. Listen to inspiring stories told in lively bar side conversations and experience the city’s vivid character through a range of walking and driving tours. Enquire at the Broken Hill Visitor Information Centre for more information or visit their website.

Quick Facts

Broken Hill is an Urban Location area within the local government area of Broken Hill  in New South Wales, it is located approximately 934kms from the capital Sydney and extends over an area of 13040.194 square kilometres. Broken Hill has a recorded population of 17814 residents and is within the zone Australia/Broken_Hill.

If you are planning a visit to Broken Hill we’ve put together some of the things you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Broken Hill and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.