Bombala was settled in 1850 and is located in South-East NSW, on the Bombala River. The closest rural hub is Cooma, approximately 80 kilometres north. The area is famous for its wildlife, including a sizeable platypus population.
Bombala court house is located on the corner of Dickinson Street and High Street. It was built in 1880.
Bombala is approximately 5 hours drive from Sydney.