Pilliga is a small town 105 kilometres west of Narrabri. Home to the Pilliga Artesian Bore Baths constructed in 1902 as a permanent town water supply after a severe drought. The bore baths have become a popular recreational activity for swimming and its therapeutic qualities. The Pilliga Bore Baths were upgraded in 2010 with new facilities including barbecues, shelters and camping for a small fee.
The nearby Pilliga State Forest is a vast woodland characterised by native white cypress and iron bark trees, broom bush plains, vivid spring flowers and abundant fauna. Kangaroos, koalas and emus can often be seen grazing in their natural surrounds.