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Visit The Dish

It's one of Australia's most prominent landmarks

Shop & Eat

Enjoy boutique stores, cafes & restaurants with enticing menus.

Parkes Elvis Festival

Held annually in the second week of January

Stay & Play

Explore our picturesque parks before settling in at quality accommodation
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Be out there.. it all adds up for fun in Parkes

Be out there in the Parkes region where it all adds up for fun and quirky experiences along with a bucket list of iconic attractions and events that will provide memories to last a lifetime.

The townships of Parkes, Bogan Gate, Peak Hill, Trundle and Tullamore each contribute their unique personality, attractions and events to create the undeniable appeal of the Parkes region as a wonderful place to live and visit.

On behalf of the people of Parkes Shire, I welcome you to our region and wish you a safe, adventurous and enjoyable visit.

Destination Guide

For information on how to plan your visit to Parkes, a destination guide can be downloaded below.
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Parkes Special Offers

Take advantage of our special offers at local attractions and hospitality outlets when you are visiting the Parkes region.

Upcoming Events

december, 2018

30nov(nov 30)7:00 pm26dec(dec 26)11:00 pmSPARKLES Lights UpParkes Illuminates for the festive season(november 30) 7:00 pm - (december 26) 11:00 pm

15dec(dec 15)10:30 am31(dec 31)4:00 pmExhibitionArt forged in miscellany10:30 am - 4:00 pm (31) Parkes Shire Library

19dec6:00 pm7:30 pmChristmas PageantA Very Messy One Indeed6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

21dec6:00 pmChristmas PartyHosted by Central West NSW Dance Sports Academy6:00 pm Parkes Leagues Club

31dec4:30 pm9:30 pmHarness New Year's Evewith Parkes Harness Racing Club4:30 pm - 9:30 pm Parkes Showground

31dec6:30 pmNew Years EveTullamore Community Celebration6:30 pm Tullamore Memorial Hall

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