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Nearby national parks

  • Warrumbungle National Park

    At Warrumbungle National Park rocky spires emerge from the heavily forested valleys and peaks, and gorges slice deep into the landscape....more

  • Goulburn River National Park

    At the heart of this national park is the Goulburn River, flanked by a deep gorge of sandstone cliffs honeycombed with caves. Wide sandy...more

  • Wollemi National Park

    Wollemi National Park, the second largest national park in the state and its largest wilderness area, is a primeval landscape of precipitous...more

Eco-friendly activities around town

Picnicking around Dubbo 94 km

Throw a rug down in the 167-hectare Burrendong Botanic Gardens and Arboretum near Wellington, and take in the fragrance of an estimated 2500 native plant species.... Find out more

Campsites around town

Warren Weir camping area 5 km

Warren is a laid-back country town on the Macquarie River, 80 km west of Gilgandra on the Oxley Hwy. The weir is 5 km south of town; the camping and picnicking area is on the western side, accessed via Dubbo St.... Find out more

Tandara Caravan Park 40 km

Located in Trangie, a friendly, small town on the Mitchell Hwy 72 km south-west of Dubbo, Tandara offers a range of accommodation including powered and unpowered tent sites, cabins and on-site vans. If you’re... Find out more

BIG4 Dubbo Parklands 94 km

Part of the BIG4 conglomerate, Dubbo Parklands is located on the Newell Hwy less than 2 km south of the town centre and supplies topnotch park facilities, including a recreation room with table tennis, movies and a... Find out more

Caravan parks around town

Tandara Caravan Park 40 km

This owner-operated park is in a quiet off-highway location. Seasonal workers in the cotton industry often stay here. It has good amenities and a well-stocked shop. This is a good, budget-priced park.... Find out more

Nyngan Riverside Caravan Park 64 km

The park is set in a quiet riverfront location on the western side of Nyngan, strategically located near the junction of the Mitchell and Barrier highways. It has most of the normal park facilities and, while it has... Find out more

Gilgandra Caravan Park 79 km

Located alongside the highway on the northern side of the Castlereagh River, this budget-priced park is set on an impressive expanse of lawn with large shady trees. Enjoy the pool, cook a barbecue or take your dog for a... Find out more

West View Tourist Caravan Park 91 km

Located alongside the Mitchell Highway on the western approach to town, this is a convenient overnight stop. It is budget priced and dog friendly. Bookings are required in peak periods.... Find out more

Dubbo City Holiday Park 94 km

Enjoy the sights of Dubbo from this centrally located park. It is conveniently situated on the Newell Highway about 2 km from the city centre and just a short drive from the Taronga Western Plains Zoo. This park has a... Find out more

BIG4 Dubbo Parklands 94 km

This is a very good park at the southern entrance to the city, the closest to Taronga Western Plains Zoo. This park has a large selection of accommodation and very good amenities. Winter months can be very busy as... Find out more

Rest areas around town

Warren park area

At Warren

Just off the highway. On the east side of town at Oxley Park.

Warren North rest area 4 km

81km SW of Gilgandra (R) or 4km NE of Warren (L)

Just off the highway among a couple of trees.

Sandy Creek rest area 7 km

7km SW of Warren (L) or 12km NE of Nevertire (R)

Well off the highway among some large shady trees.

Trangie park area 40 km

At Trangie

Just off the highway. On the south side of town at Goan Waterhole.

Collie East rest area 58 km

22km W of Gilgandra (R) or 63km E of Warren (L)

Adjacent to the highway among a couple of trees.

Nyngan park area 64 km

At Nyngan

Well off the highway on the banks of the Bogan River.

Narromine rest area 73 km

37km NW of Dubbo (R) or 3km E of Narromine (L)

Adjacent to the highway among a few trees.

Gilgandra park area 78 km

At Gilgandra

Under shady trees at the oval on the west side of town via Bundy St.

Burrabadine rest area 87 km

8km W of Dubbo (R) or 32km E of Narromine (L)

Secluded behind trees just off the highway.

Terramungamine camping area 88 km

T/O 8km N of Dubbo (L) or 58km S of Gilgandra (R)

On the riverbank 4km west of the highway via Burroway Rd.

Brocklehurst rest area 91 km

9km N of Dubbo (L) or 57km S of Gilgandra (R)

Just off the highway among a few trees.

Panai rest area 94 km

39km NE of Tomingley (L) or 14km SW of Dubbo (R)

Just off the highway among some large trees.

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