Bogan Gate is located approximately 30 kilometres to the west of Parkes.
Bogan Gate has a population of around 200 people, a progressive little village with a memorial hall, school, post office, police station, hotel/ motel, service station, general store with newsagency and takeaway food.
There is a craft shop in the old Railway Station which is open weekends and long weekends (Monday public holidays), from 10.00am to 4.30pm. Devonshire teas are also served.
A great rest stop for the weary traveller is Burrawang Park, where you will find a children’s playground and barbecue facilities. The nine hole golf course and night lit tennis courts also provide some great recreation options.
Bogan Gate is en route to the well known tourist attraction ‘Utes in the Paddock’ located on the property edge of Burrawang West Station at Ootha.