Welcome to Parkes Shire Council

Parkes is a progressive regional centre, home to modern infrastructure and facilities and connected to the major centres via the Parkes Regional Airport. Parkes is home to many sporting and interest groups and for many provides the ideal balance between work, play and family. 

Parkes Shire Council as the Local Government Organisation for the Shire strives to deliver progress and value to our community and offers varied career opportunities that allow our employees to work for our local community while building their careers. 


22 October 2016
As Council continues to carry out clean up works across Parkes Shire following Friday... Read more
22 October 2016
The impacts of the severe flash storm experienced in Parkes last night are being realised... Read more
21 October 2016
The Parkes Shire has sustained a severe flash storm at approximately 7pm tonight with... Read more

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