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Our Region

The Parkes Shire is home to rich history and culture, unique events and picturesque scenery. It all adds up to a vibrant, fun and welcoming region.

Parkes and its surrounding townships offer a wonderful lifestyle and residents enjoy excellent services, amenities and opportunities.

Welcome

Welcome to the Parkes region Beautiful, friendly, fun and progressive – it all adds up. Gawaymbanha Wiradjurigu Ngurambanggu Welcome to Wiradjuri Country Welcome to the […]

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Visit Parkes region

History + events + attractions + countryside There’s so much to do in the Parkes region. It all adds up to a great place to […]

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Parkes Brand

Parkes. It all adds up Lifestyle + opportunity + fun + friendly + business + tourism. Soical Media Hashtags   #visitparkes   #italladdsup Community participation was […]

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Employment Opportunities

Diverse employment sectors From mining to health, there are great career opportunities in this thriving region. Parkes is a thriving inland centre, large enough to […]

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Indigenous Culture

Welcome to Wiradjuri Country Gawaymbanha Wiradjurigu Ngurambanggu The traditional land owners of the Parkes Region are the Wiradjuri people who have lived in these lands […]

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Community Profile

Census community profile Over 15,000 people live the great Parkes Shire lifestyle Located in Central NSW, the Parkes Shire is progressive regional centre that offers […]

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Sister City

Our sister city Coventry, the birth place of Sir Henry Parkes. Parkes enjoys a long-standing and positive sister city relationship with Coventry, U.K. Coventry The […]

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History

A Colourful History From gold to Sir Henry Parkes, great progress was forged. The Parkes Region has a proud and colourful history linked with gold […]

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Townships

Discover our townships A cluster of charming towns in easy reach of Parkes. The townships of Bogan Gate, Peak Hill, Trundle and Tullamore each contribute […]

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About Parkes region

Looking for a better lifestyle? Diversity and opportunity awaits at the crossroads of a nation. Parkes is strategically located within five hours of Sydney and […]

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Relocate to Parkes region

It’s a great move When you put it all together, it all adds up. Located in Central NSW, the Parkes Shire is progressive regional centre […]

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