The New England region of New South Wales is home to several beautiful country towns such as Armidale, Gunnedah, Narrabri and Walcha. Tamworth is the largest of all these towns, sitting approximately halfway between Sydney and Brisbane along the New England Highway. Like its sister city Nashville in the U.S the town is famous for its long association with the country music culture. If you’re flying into Tamworth and looking to gain the full country music experience then consider picking up a vehicle from Budget Car Hire who conveniently operate out of Tamworth regional airport.
Tamworth, NSW 2340
The annual Tamworth Country Music Festival is the biggest of its kind in not only Australia but the entire Southern Hemisphere. The festival takes places in January each year and celebrates Australia’s thriving country music scene. The event comprises of concerts by local and international artists, busking competitions, award ceremonies and everything in between. Many of Australia’s popular country music artists started out playing to a small crowd on Peel Street during the festival.
Tamworth Airport is located 10 km west of the CBD just off the Oxley Highway on New Winton Road. The airport is one of the busiest regional airports during peak tourism seasons such as January when the Tamworth Country Music Festival takes place. Skedaddle offer the best price guarantee with our simple cost comparative service. Booking your Budget Car Hire in Tamworth has never been easier thanks to Skedaddle.