Family friendly services and facilities

The Parkes region is a popular holiday destination for families with loads of fun and adventure and iconic tourism experiences.
Here are some handy tips and helpful services that will make travelling with kids and enjoyable experience in the Parkes region.
For more information or assistance in planning your visit or during your stay, contact the friendly team at the Parkes Visitor Information Centre on 02 6862 6000.

Visitor Information Centre

Open: Mon - Fri 9am - 4pm, w/end and public hols 10am - 3pm
Baby change facilities, breast-feeding friendly, food and drinks available for purchase, museum experience onsite.

Red Cross Parents Room

Open: Wed and Thurs 10am - 2pm; Fridays 9am - 3pm
CBD location, baby change and feeding room, fridge, microwave available.

Playgrounds & Attractions

Parkes Shire offers a range of family friendly attractions, parks and playground facilities to keep the whole family entertained or to burn off some energy from the long car trip! There is a range of public amenities at convenient locations with baby change facilities and accessible toilets.

Coachman Hotel/Motel

Centrally located in the Parkes CBD, the Coachman offers a fantastic, secure outdoor  play centre for a family-friendly dining experience.