NSW Lifestyle

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Lifestyles in NSW

In New South Wales you can create a home in cosmopolitan, cultured communities and enjoy some of the highest living standards in the world. You can choose from buzzing beachside suburbs, leafy family neighbourhoods and rural farming towns.

NSW is Australia's most multicultural state, where over 200 different languages are spoken and the people are friendly and welcoming. Regardless of where you come from or where you decide to settle, you will find social and support networks with communities from many different backgrounds and religions.

Sydney: cosmopolitan capital

Couple outside Sydney Opera House Sydney, the state capital, boasts thriving arts, cultural and hospitality scenes. Here you can dine at restaurants ranked in the world's top 50, indulge in world-class shopping, see performances at the famous Sydney Opera House, swim and surf at golden beaches or relax in lush parklands. Visit the Sydney.com website to learn more about what our city has to offer.

There's more to NSW than just Sydney – beyond the city's borders you will find lively satellite cities and picturesque country towns nestled among vineyards, national forests, snow-swathed mountains, outback desert and sun-drenched beaches. Check out the visitnsw.com website to discover more of NSW.   

More information

For information on healthcare, education, weather and cost of living visit quality of life.

For information on finding, renting or buying a place visit accommodation.

For information on culture, leisure and entertainment visit recreation.

For information on integrating visit expatriate experience.