Australia: Murwillumbah is NSW’s Magnet for Adventure -- (View of Mount Warning from Claire Hall Dam.) Country towns in northern NSW are notoriously beautiful, and Murwillumbah, NSW, is no exception. Located just 13 kilometres south of the Queensland border, Murwillumbah lies amongst forest-clad mountains, wandering rivers and fields of sugar cane. Population of around 8,000 people . Near 5 World Heritage sites. Charming.