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Regional travel with NSW TrainLink

Planning a trip to visit friends or family? Heading into town for an appointment or event? Sit back, relax and let NSW TrainLink do the driving.

Getting around is easy with NSW TrainLink:

  • Choose from 365+ destinations across NSW, ACT, Victoria and Queensland
  • Stress less about driver fatigue or finding parking when you get there
  • Make the most of your travel time by catching up on reading, podcasts or however you like
  • Some of the biggest and best events in Australia are in our regional areas. Browse upcoming events and get there easily with NSW TrainLink.

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Explore regional NSW

Find out more and see what’s happening in each region across NSW, including North Coast, Central West and Orana, and South East and Tablelands.
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Vivid Sydney


24 May – 15 June 2024

An annual celebration of creativity, innovation and technology which transforms Sydney for 23 days and nights. Brace yourself for a city illuminated with awe-inspiring art installations and 3D light projections, casting a magical glow upon Sydney’s iconic buildings and urban spaces. Expect live music, dance, pop-up markets and dining experiences that pay homage to the rich diversity of the community. Visit the event website for more information.

Nearest TrainLink station: Central



15 – 16 June 2024

Lismore organises a delightful festival that celebrates the region’s historical ties to northern Italy and strengthens Sister City connections with Conegliano and Vittoria Veneto in Italy. This weekend is filled with Italian entertainment, food, wine, and activities for all ages interested in Italian culture and hospitality.

Nearest TrainLink station: Lismore

Bathurst Winter Festival


6 – 21 July 2024

Celebrate the joy of winter at the Bathurst Winter Festival. There's the ice skating winter playground, live music, food stalls, illuminated buildings and more.  Special days like Kids Day and Accessibility Day offer something great for everyone.

Nearest TrainLink Station: Bathurst

City 2 Surf


11 August 2024

Participants unite in a 14km course from Sydney's CBD to Bondi Beach. Join over 85,000 people in the world’s largest fun run, supporting charities with every stride. Whether you run, walk, or support on the side or at the finish line, the City2Surf is a celebration of sports, community and giving back.

Nearest TrainLink Station: Sydney Central

Brisbane Festival


31 August – 21 September 2024

A vibrant celebration of art, culture, and community spirit. Brisbane city will come alive with an eclectic mix of music, theatre, dance, and visual arts. Book a sleeper cabin with NSW TrainLink and arrive well rested.

Nearest TrainLink Station: Brisbane

Curry Fest


28 September 2024

Woolgoolga invites you to a vibrant celebration of culture, food, and dance. This festival, now in its 18th year, transforms Woolgoolga Beach Reserve into a carnival of colour and taste with over 100 stalls offering multi-cultural cuisines. Traditional Bhangra and Giddha dancers provide lively entertainment and the Curryfest Bazaar showcases Indian crafts and henna tattoos.

Nearest TrainLink station: Coffs Harbour