Parkes

Area

The Parkes area is a local government area (LGA) in New South Wales. This area is home to 16 locations and/or suburbs which you can explore in more detail by selecting from the list  below. The Parkes area is located approximately 292kms from the capital Sydney.

If you are planning a visit to this area we’ve put together some of the things you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one ofthe buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know the area and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.

Parkes

Area
Parkes Radio Telescope

Parkes

Urban

Population: 11265 | Parkes

Parkes is a great place to stop and explore what the Central West of New South...

Peak Hill

Peak Hill

Urban

Population: 1150 | Parkes

Peak Hill - the 'little town with a heart of gold'. The town's history is linked...

Trundle

Trundle

Urban

Population: 666 | Parkes

Situated 65 kilometres northwest of Parkes on "The Bogan Way", Trundle is a rural community, production...

Tullamore

Tullamore

Urban

Population: 373 | Parkes

The town of Tullamore is best known for its incredibly popular Tullamore Irish Festival. What does...

Alectown

Alectown

Locality (Unbounded)

Parkes

The small village of Alectown is part of the thriving Parkes Shire and is located around...

Bogan Gate

Bogan Gate

Locality

Population: 307 | Parkes

Bogan Gate is located approximately 30 kilometres to the west of Parkes.Bogan Gate has a population...

Bruie Plains

Locality (Unbounded)

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Bumberry

Locality (Unbounded)

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Cooks Myalls

Locality

Population: 385 | Parkes

Goonumbla

Locality (Unbounded)

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Gunningbland

Locality (Unbounded)

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Mandagery

Locality (Unbounded)

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Nelungaloo

Locality (Unbounded)

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Tichborne

Locality (Unbounded)

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Trewilga

Locality (Unbounded)

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Yarrabandai

Locality (Unbounded)

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