The closet village to Moree is the hamlet of Ashley, a mere 18 kilometres north/north-west of Moree along the Carnarvon highway. Surrounded by Cotton and general farming, Ashley is home to Cotton gins, the Auscott “Midkin” gin and the Namoi Cotton Gin. Auscott Pty Ltd also produces Cotton, Wheat, Cereals and legumes on their farm. The Ashley Community Hall, Midkin Park and Playground are a vital meeting place for the locals where the children can play and families can celebrate with a party, picnic or just enjoy a cool drink together. Located in the centre of the village, next to the fire station, there are also barbecue facilities available for public use.

Quick Facts

Ashley is an Urban Location area within the local government area of Moree Plains  in New South Wales, it is located approximately 523kms from the capital Sydney and extends over an area of 332.767 square kilometres. Ashley has a recorded population of 365 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Daylight Time zone Australia/Sydney.

If you are planning a visit to Ashley 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 of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Ashley and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.