New residents

Have you recently relocated to the Tamworth Region? Perhaps you’re considering making the move?

The Tamworth Region is a fabulous place to call home! Over 60,000 people reside in the Tamworth Region which boasts the vibrant regional city of Tamworth along with the towns of Manilla, Barraba, Nundle and Kootingal as well as 17 hamlets, villages and rural areas.

Tamworth offers an enviable lifestyle with all the conveniences and services you’d expect from a larger city, coupled with a relaxed pace of life and abundance of natural beauty. As the capital of the North West region, Tamworth is home to major health and education centres including Tamworth Hospital, the North West Cancer Centre, University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health, The University of New England Tamworth Centre and the TAFE Tamworth Campus.

Our region has attractive employment and business opportunities with a robust and innovative local economy. There is also plenty of affordable housing, with options to suit all lifestyles and budgets.

Tamworth offers residents an extensive range of education facilities catering from early childhood right through to the tertiary level. The region is home to a thriving arts and cultural scene that is well supported with art galleries, theatres and the Tamworth Regional Conservatorium of Music. Tamworth also has a proud sporting culture with a vast array of sporting grounds, facilities and clubs.

Tamworth Regional Council have many resources available to new and prospective residents. Our New Resident Information Pack can be obtained by emailing trc@tamworth.nsw.gov.au. You can also visit the Destination Tamworth and Evocities websites for further information.