Western NSW - Tibooburra

Video Transcript

Do you want a real outback experience? Around 335 km north of Broken Hill, Tibooburra is the quintessential outback town and part of Corner Country, where wide open spaces, red sand dunes and big blue skies dominate the landscape.

Working in an outback town such as Tibooburra means you’ll be working in a place where community is key.

If you would like to make a difference within a small, friendly community, the Tibooburra Outback Public School offers the perfect destination. With only 10 students Kindergarten to Year 6, there is a great partnership with the local community and neighbouring schools as well as a strong focus on building a successful educational community.

Working at this local school, you’ll not only enhance your career but you could also be eligible for a rural teacher incentive with a value of $25,000 per annum and more.

If you’ve ever thought about a rewarding career in a remote NSW township, a warm country welcome awaits you in Tibooburra.

'We’ve got a very small community out here but the people are really friendly and welcoming – the folk here are nothing like city people. It’s a different way of living and we love it here.'


Tibooburra area



Schools located in this area include:

Keeping connected

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Benefits and incentives

Learn more about the specific financial benefits available across a range of rural and remote NSW destinations.

Be inspired

Hear from teachers who have chosen careers in rural and remote destinations.


Get answers to your questions about teaching in rural and remote schools.

Contact us

Contact the Human Resources Policy and Compliance team via hrpolicy@det.nsw.edu.au for enquiries relating to the rural and remote benefits and incentives. Existing employees of the department can contact EdConnect on 1300 32 32 32 (select option 3) or log an online query.

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