Be entertained in the Parkes Region these school holidays

Be out there. Be curious. Be inspired.

What's On these school holidays to fascinate and inspire young and old?

Shop. Eat. Explore.

Just a taste of the unique things to do in the Parkes Shire.

Pop into the Parkes Visitor Information Centre for more great ideas!

The Dish Cafe

Kids at The Dish

Plenty to see and do at the CSIRO Parkes Observatory Visitor's Centre.

Marvel at the beauty of The Dish. Explore the astronomy and space science exhibition. Discover the universe in the high-def 3D theatre. Challenge yourself with the AstroKids Scavenger Hunt.

Be Even More Amazed!

Kids at the Pool

Parkes Aquatic Centre opens for the 2020-21 swim season on the October long weekend. With the weather warming up, local lifeguards are gearing up to dive into another fun packed season.

Be Cool!