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. 


Parkes Shire Council Sustainability Officer, Michael Chambers, Parkes Mayor Cr Ken Keith, Member for Orange Andrew Gee MP and Parkes Shire Council's Director of Infrastructure Andrew Francis at PAC Park.
11 February 2016
Member for Orange, Andrew Gee this week announced $60,000 in funding for Parkes Shire... Read more
Outback - Waste to Art emus
2 February 2016
Parkes Shire Council invites the Parkes Shire community to enter the Parkes Local Waste... Read more
22 January 2016
Australia Day will be celebrated on Tuesday 26 of January and there are a variety of... Read more

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