Barraba is a town in the New England region of northern New South Wales, Australia. It was formerly the centre of Barraba Shire local government area, but most of this, including Barraba, was absorbed into Tamworth Regional Council in 2004. On Census night 2011, Barraba had a population of 1,150 people. It is part of the Bundarra-Barraba Important Bird Area which is important for the conservation of the endangered Regent Honeyeater.
The town was the termination point for the Barraba branch railway line until it was closed.