Start your Easter School Holiday Adventure in Parkes!
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!
Adventure Scavenger Hunt
Start your Easter Adventure in the Parkes Region and explore the iconic attractions that Parkes is famous for including 'The Dish', and uncover those that are not so well known, but are sure to create memorable holiday experiences.
There’s even a chance to win $1,000 in Parkes shopping dollars by collecting QR codes from select locations on the Adventure map.
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!