What's on in Forbes NSW


Forbes, a historic gold mining town in the Central West Region of New South Wales on the banks of the magnificent Lachlan River and on the Newell Highway. The district and township lie within a rich and diverse agriculture area that is serviced by Forbes and Parkes. Forbes also has a fabulous European heritage with many wonderful historical buildings preserved and renovated for various used in the town. The tranquil waters of Lake Forbes is the centre for recreation in the town and offers facilities for a variety of activities including cycle paths, walkways, picnic and BBQ facilities, playgrounds, parklands and lots of other amenities. Forbes offers visitors a wonderful combination of modern active lifestyle options, gold rush heritage sites. There is support for a range of activities and attractions including: museums, historical hotels, wineries, restaurants, concerts, boutique shopping, art galleries and craft outlets. There are an exciting range local events and festivals throughout the year focused on picnic races, jazz, horse racing, the famous radio telescope in Parkes, discovering the stories about the famous bushranger Ben Hall, and lots more. Forbes is a magnificent place use as a base for enjoying all the delights of the Central West Region. The area lies in the heart of the Central West Wine Region containing more than 35 vineyards in 7 districts: Forbes ; Gilgandra ; Coonabarabran ; Dubbo ; Bathurst ; Dunedoo ; Warren.


What's to See and Do - Attractions, Activities


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....Parkes and Forbes

Parkes Services Club Bistro
Parkes Golf
Parkes Bowling Club
Parkes Leagues Club Co-Op
Coachman Hotel Motel, Parkes
The Railway Hotel, Parkes
Cargo Inn
Trundle Hotel
Hotel Gracelands Parkes
Vandenberg Hotel, Forbes ‎
Bogan Gate Railway Hotel ‎
The Royal Hotel, Canowindra
Post Office Hotel Forbes
Commercial Hotel Forbes
Broadway Hotel Parkes

....Parkes, Bathurst, Forbes Region

Jack Duggans Irish Pub
Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre
Bathurst Observatory Research Facility
Orange Ex-Services Club
Quality Hotel Bathurst
Panthers Bathurst
Hydro Majestic Hotel
Zig Zag Railway Co-Op
The Knickerbocker Hotel
Oxford Hotel
The Family Hotel
Imperial Hotel Mount Victoria
Citigate Mount Panorama Bathurst
Australia Cinema 4
Lithgow Workmen's Club
Jenolan Caves Resort
Ashcroft's Licensed Restaurant
Eagle View Escape
Wolgan Valley Resort and Spa
Lolli Redini Restaurant
Kubba Roonga Guest House
Quality Inn St. Mounts
Gardners Inn Hotel
Comfort Inn Governor Macquarie
The Hill End Lodge Motel
Bathurst R.S.L. Club
Jack Duggans Irish Pub
Bathurst City Panthers Bowling Club
Orange Ex-Services Club
Panthers Bathurst
GT Angus Bar and Grill
Gardners Inn Hotel
The Knickerbocker Hotel
Orange Jazz Club Inc.
Ophir Tavern
Kelly's Rugby Hotel, Orange
Muzz Music, Orange
Gladstone Hotel, Orange
Occidental Hotel, Orange Dining
Central Hotel, Ungarie Dining
The Bushmans Tavern, Parkes
West Wyalong S & C Sports Club
Town & Country Tavern, Ungarie
Club House Hotel, Wellington
Exchange Hotel, Grenfell
Commercial Hotel, Parkes
Top Town Tavern, West Wyalong
Cowra Services Club
Cowra Bowling & Recreation Club
Cowra Golf Club
Cowra Hotel
Cowra Service Club
Imperial Hotel
Lachlan Hotel
Railway Hotel, Cowra
Court House Hotel, Mudgee
Federal Hotel, Mudgee
Lawson Park Hotel, Mudgee
Mudgee Bowling Club
Mudgee Golf Club
Paragon Hotel, Mudgee
Woolpack Hotel, Mudgee
Broadway Hotel, Parkes
Cambridge Hotel, Parkes
Coachman Hotel-Motel, Parkes
Commercial Hotel, Parkes
Grand Hotel Parkes
Parkes Bowling Club
Parkes Hotel
Royal Hotel, Parkes
Star Hotel, Parkes
The Bushmans Tavern, Parkes


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