Barraba is a town in the New England region of northern New South Wales, Australia. It was formerly the centre of Barraba Shire local government area, but most of this, including Barraba, was absorbed into Tamworth Regional Council in 2004. On Census night 2016, Barraba had a population of approximately 1,400 people. It is part of the Bundarra-Barraba Important Bird Area which is important for the conservation of the endangered regent honeyeater.

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Around Barraba NSW 2347

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Split Rock Dam

Horton Falls and Walks

Barraba Silo Art

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Andy's Guest House

The Playhouse Hotel

Barraba Motel

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Location Information 

  • Elevation: 500 m
  • Population: 1,410
  • State electorate(s): Tamworth
  • Federal Division(s): New England
  • Established (yr): 1860
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

Travel To  

Bingara NSW 2404 (61.7 km, 43 mins)
Acknowledgement of Country

Barraba NSW is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s. acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.