WINTER wonders await the traveller tempted to hit the road over the coming months.
The beach, outback and quaint country towns are all on our doorstep, just a coo-ee from Tamworth.
Forster and Yamba are seaside destinations where you can spend a weekend in relative warmth.
Or travel inland, to Bathurst and beyond and explore the far west of NSW.
Don't let the weather stop you packing your suitcase, and possibly the car, and heading off for a short adventure.
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