Culcairn is a town in the south-east Riverina region of New South Wales, Australia. Culcairn is located in the Greater Hume Shire local government area on the Olympic Highway between Albury and Wagga Wagga. The town is 514 kilometres (319 min) south-west of the state capital, Sydney and at the 2006 census had a population of 1,120. Culcairn is more commonly known throughout the region as 'The town of a thousand'. The town is an important supply centre for nearby towns and villages including, Morven, Gerogery, Henty, Walla Walla and Pleasant Hills. Billabong Creek runs along the southern edge of town, lending its name to the local high school.

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Our Picks on what to Do in Culcairn NSW

Station House Museum Culcairn

Culcairn Bowling and Recreation Club

Benambra National Park

Culcairn Red Cross Craft Shop

Jubilee Park

Doodle Comer Swamp Nature Reserve

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Culcairn Caravan Park

Culcairn Motor Inn

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Community Services  

Griffith Visitor Information Centre
1 Jondaryan Avenue,

Greater Hume Shire Council
39 Young Street,

Culcairn Police Station NSW
33 Balfour Street,

Culcairn Multi Purpose Service
51/55 Balfour Street,

Culcairn Public Swimming Pool NSW
18 Federal Street,

Location Information 

  • Population: 1,473
  • State electorate(s): Albury
  • Federal Division(s): Farrer
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

Travel To  

Albury NSW 2640 (50 km, 35 mins)
Wagga Wagga NSW 2650 (78.2 km, 56 mins)
Acknowledgement of Country

Culcairn 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.