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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

april, 2019

04apr(apr 4)10:00 am26(apr 26)5:00 pmWaste To ArtAn exhibition that reuses, recycles and upcycles10:00 am - 5:00 pm (26) Parkes Shire Library

25apr5:30 amANZAC DayANZAC Day in the Parkes Shire5:30 am

25apr12:00 pm5:00 pmTwo Up at ServicesFundraising for Legacy12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Parkes Services Club

26apr(apr 26)9:00 am02may(may 2)4:00 pmArt ExhibitionParkes Painting Group9:00 am - (may 2) 4:00 pm Parkes Services Club

27apralldayDaytime Star GazingTelescopes on the lawn at The Dish(All Day: saturday)

27aprallday28alldayKookaburra 8's CarnivalFast, Fun & Flexible Hockey(All Day) Parkes Hockey Complex

27apr9:00 amBush WalkingWith National Parks Assoc NSW9:00 am

28apr10:00 am1:00 pmParkes Open BuildingsOpen the doors to three unique buildings10:00 am - 1:00 pm

28apr7:00 pmMovies at TrundleThe Kite Runner7:00 pm The Staging Post

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