Life in Nowra
Life in Nowra
Welcome to Nowra. We know you are going to love living in Nowra and have a great time if you are passing through.
Is Nowra a good place to live?
Yes, Nowra is a great place to live or visit. Below our guide to Nowra will give you all the information you need to make moving here easier or make your trip a more informed and enjoyable one.
Visas required to live in Nowra
If you happen to be a citizen from a country other than Australia and are looking to move to Nowra, you are going to need a visa to do so. Australia has many visas on offer that could allow you to live and work in Nowra. Due to there being many different visas, each with it’s own rights and obligations, it is best to take our Free Visa Assessment so we can provide accurate advice on the visa options available to you in your specific circumstances.
If you are moving to Nowra and want to find a job in Nowra we have a guide specifically on how to find and apply for jobs in Nowra for new arrivals. Always make sure you have secured a visa that allows you to work before starting your new job.
Map of Nowra
Weather in Nowra
Nowra is a city in the South Coast region of New South Wales, Australia. It is located 160 kilometres (99 mi) south-southwest of the state capital of Sydney (about 120 kilometres (75 mi) as the crow flies). As of the 2021 census, Nowra has an estimated population of 22,584. Situated in the southern reaches of the Sydney basin, Nowra is the seat and commercial centre of the City of Shoalhaven.
The region around Nowra is a farming community with a thriving dairy industry and a significant amount of state-owned forest land. It is also an increasingly popular retirement and leisure area for people from Canberra and Sydney. The naval air station HMAS Albatross is located about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) south-west of Nowra.
Hotels and Accommodation in Nowra
There are all types of accommodation available in Nowra. The best place to find Hotels, serviced apartments or holiday lets is via Book Direct and Save Bookdirectandsave.com
This website lists the exact same properties as Airbnb and booking.com but does not charge the high commissions so their nightly accommodation rates are cheaper.
Or contact any of these great local hotels, apartments or holiday accommodation businesses.
Nowra is full of great businesses and helpful services. Below are a selection of our best.
Accountants in Nowra
Banks in Nowra
Cafes in Nowra
Carpet Cleaners in Nowra
Dentists in Nowra
Doctors and Medical clinics in Nowra
You can make an appointment at any of these local doctors or clinics.
Contact one of the Nowra Electricians below
Hospitals in Nowra
Mechanics in Nowra
Newspapers in Nowra
Pest Control in Nowra
Plumbers in Nowra
Real Estate Agents in Nowra
Restaurants in Nowra
Schools in Nowra
Solicitors in Nowra
Supermarkets in Nowra
Vets in Nowra
For all information on living in towns and cities across Australia visit our Living in Australia index page where you will find 160 guides on areas right across the country.
To live and work in Australia you might be eligible for an Australian Work Visa or a Permanent Residency visa as a skilled worker. Find out more and move to Australia to live and work and start you new life.