The Armidale is a small municipality (21,300 inhabitants) in the New England area of New South Wales, Australia. The Armidale is a place of the four seas. While the old British orchards in the area bloom in spring, the fir, willow and oak trees in the university' s urban area sprout new leaves.
During the autumn, the city will celebrate the different colors of the tree with an autumn festival, which also features a procession along the highways. However, it is the best season to go to Armidale. Because of its height, the city is seldom damp, and even those even able to withstand temperatures of 35°C are bearable.
The Armidale is one of the major hubs on the New England Highway, a domestic link connecting the Hunter Valley and Sydney with Brisbane. It is 485 km from Sydney via the picturesque Thunderbolts Way through Gloucester and Walcha. The Armidale is also situated at the beginning of the Waterfall Way to Raleigh, near Coffs Harbour on the water.
Along the way there are three Australian Gondwana Rainforest World Heritage Sites, declared by UNESCO. The Dorrigo Park includes the falls that give the name to the itinerary. The Armidale has frequent flights to Sydney Qantaslink for 1 hours, from $100.
Countrylink Xplorer daily service connects Armidale to Tamworth, Hunter Valley and Sydney (9hrs, $85). The New England Coaches take buses three times a day a week from Tamworth to Warwick and Coffs Harbour on the coastline along the New England Highway. Armidale's historical center is small enough to be reached on foot. 2.
Some of the city' s main tourist sites (the University and the New England Regional Art Museum), however, are on the edge of the city, making it harder for less travellers to get there. There is a frequent coach connection between the city center and the university, but the best way to get around the city is by road.
The road between the city and the campus is simple, with bike paths on the streets and calm passage. Wander through the many Armidale Park and Garden. Visiting the historical local church. The New England Regional Art Museum houses the Howard Hinton Collection. Feeding the stags and marmosets in the campus of the school.
Train in the award-winning sports complexes of the Univeristy of New England. New England Institute of TAFE, Beardy St., Armidale. It is a large college with a focus on farming, child care, information technologies and schooling. Australia's oldest local college is the UNE (University of New England).
There are two departments at the university: Armidale Ex-Services, 137 Dumaresq Street ARMIDALE NSW 235; Phone: The Armidale may enjoy a more lively night life than many cities of its own sizes, due to the students' age. Taste the New England Hotel in the city center, right next to the shopping area. In Armidale, the cost of accomodation can almost be doubled during your studies.
Use of computers and free access to the web during opening times in the Armidale Library on Faulkner Street: Fly a fleet helicopter over the rough surroundings of the Oxley Wilderness National Park and New England National Park. View Wollomombi Falls (the highest in NSW) in World Heritage-listed Oxley Wildwildivers National Park and New England National Park, also World Heritage-listed, both along the Waterfall Way.