Orange

Orange, Australia is located in New South Wales, and lies about 4 hours from Sydney, Australia. The city offers tourists a wide range of activities and attractions, including casinos, wine tasting tours and botanical gardens.

What to See

To begin your tour of the region, you can visit the Orange Visitor's Information Centre for maps, brochures and other information about the region. After you visit, head to the nearby Orange Regional Art Gallery or the local library to learn more about the history and landmarks available in the city.

If you are visiting in the autumn, head to Cooks Park to enjoy the stunning fall foliage, or head to Mount Canobolas for a day hike on the tallest mountain in the region. The mild climate of the region allows you to explore the outdoors comfortably during most seasons.

What to Do

Orange, Australia is a city that offers activities for people of all ages. You can head to the Adventure Park to allow the children in the family to burn some excess energy, or visit the Orange Botanical Gardens to enjoy a relaxing afternoon among the plants. Food and beverages, including a coffee shop, are available at both the park and the gardens. If you are feeling a little more adventurous, you can schedule an off-road tour of the Australian outback.

For those seeking a thrilling time, the Sydney to visit the Star Hotel and Casino is a must-see in the New South Wales region. You can stay overnight in the 2,000 room hotel, one of the largest hotels in the region, before heading to the casino to play one of the 1,500 gaming machines available in the casino. As of 2015, Star City Hotel and Casino is the only available casino in the region, but plans for a new casino have been approved.