Plan your visit

Plan your visit2018-09-12T16:04:27+00:00

Plan your visit to the Parkes region

Be out there in the Parkes region where is 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.

Be Entertained by our unique Events + Festivals including the internationally renowned Parkes Elvis Festival celebrating the King of Rock n Roll each January and the Trundle ABBA Festival in May.

Be Inspired by our History + Culture translated through our many attractions, monuments, exhibits and trails in the region.

Be Rested in a range of quality accommodation options including bed & breakfasts, serviced accommodation,motels, hotels and cabins. Pitch + Unhitch with RV friendly facilities, quiet and spacious caravan parks and campgrounds.

Be Amazed by our dreamy dark skies and scientific technology with a visit to the iconic CSIRO Parkes Radio  Telescope, made famous by the hit movie, 'The Dish'.

Be Fulfilled with a wide range of dining options that cater for a variety of tastes and pick up some unique gifts and local produce at one of our many retail outlets and boutique stores.

Be Adventurous with nature based experiences including bushwalking, hiking, riding, fishing and 4 wheel driving in our National Parks and State Forests.