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. 


Matt Linn and workshops students
3 September 2015
Marcelo Baez and Matt Lin are professional comic book creators and graphic artists.... Read more
26 August 2015
Each year in September Parkes Shire Library celebrates literacy. In the past this has... Read more
Draft Concept - Junior learn to skate area
20 August 2015
Parkes Shire Council wishes to advise that draft Masterplans for parks are on public... Read more