We’ve seen the articles talking about the best countries to visit, but this is not the year for that. With international travel off the books for the foreseeable future, and many state borders remaining closed, it’s time we look in our own backyard for the next holiday destination or weekend getaway. But why go where everyone else is going? New South Wales is the oldest state in Australia with so many experiences just waiting for you to discover, and a wealth of scenic and exciting locations to explore. So this year get away from the bustling crowds of tourists that can ruin the experience – forget Sydney, Byron, or the Hunter. In no particular order, here’s eight underrated and out-of-the-way travel destinations to help you plan the perfect NSW weekend getaway or holiday.