Description

Griffith is a major regional city in the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area that is located in the north-western part of the Riverina region of New South Wales, known commonly as the food bowl of Australia. It is also the seat of the City of Griffith local government area. Like the Australian capital, Canberra, and the nearby town of Leeton, Griffith was designed by Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin.[4] Griffith was named after Arthur Hill Griffith, the first New South Wales Minister of Public Works. Griffith was proclaimed a city in 1987 and had a population of 19,144 in 2016.

Images around Griffith NSW 2680


Around Griffith NSW 2680


Our Picks on what to Do in Griffith NSW

Bella Vita Tours

Griffith Regional Art Gallery

Griffith Italian Museum

Our Picks on where to Stay in Griffith NSW

The Coro Club Motel

Centrepoint Apartments

Acacia Motel Griffith

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Our Picks on what to Eat in Griffith NSW

Limone Dining

Il Corso Cafe Griffith

Giuseppe's Restaurant & Bar

Shopping in Griffith NSW

Location Information 

  • Elevation: 129.2 m
  • Population: 19,144
  • State electorate(s): Murray
  • Federal Division(s): Farrer
  • Established (yr): 1916
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.
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Leeton NSW 2705 (59.1 km, 48 mins)
Acknowledgement of Country

Griffith NSW is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s.

Wiradjuri

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