• Parkes is a great place to stop and explore what the Central West of New South Wales has to offer. No visit to Parkes would be complete without visiting the CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope - star of the Australian movie 'The Dish'. The purpose of the mysterious looking dish can be described as 'listening to the stars". The Telescope is one of Australia's most prominent landmarks and part of Australia's scientific and engineering heritage. The Henry Parkes Centre is a major cultural tourism precinct, incorporating the Visitor Information Centre and four unique collections: The King's Castle Elvis Exhibit, Motor Museum,

  • Henry Parkes Centre
    Henry Parkes Centre

    The impressive Henry Parkes Centre, a tourism complex located on the northern side of town,

  • Alpaca Farm
    Alpaca Farm

    The Alpaca Farm is situated 10 kilometres south of Parkes along the Newell Highway. Drop

  • NSW Modern Mining Trail
    NSW Modern Mining Trail

    The Modern Mining Trail is a self drive tourism experience that takes visitors on a

  • CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope
    CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope

    Located 20 kilometres north of Parkes off the Newell Highway the CSIRO's Parkes observatory is

  • Currajong Tourist Cara Park
    Currajong Tourist Cara Park

    The Currajong Caravan Park is situated on the Newell Highway in Parkes, just north of

  • Hamiltons Henry Parkes Motor Inn
    Hamiltons Henry Parkes Motor Inn

    Hamilton's Henry Parkes Motor Inn is an attractive, heritage style motel with a friendly atmosphere.

  • Moonraker Motor Inn
    Moonraker Motor Inn

    The Moonraker Motor Inn is ideally positioned on the Newell Highway on the northern outskirts

  • El Mexicali
    El Mexicali

    The El Mexicali Motel is just off the Newell Highway opposite the sporting fields. The

  • All Settlers Motor Inn
    All Settlers Motor Inn

    The All Settlers Motor Inn Parkes is conveniently located in the centre of Parkes, with

  • Kadina Bed and Breakfast
    Kadina Bed and Breakfast

    Kadina Bed and Breakfast invite you to enjoy the tranquillity and quiet of this lovely,

  • Court Street Motel
    Court Street Motel

    The Court Street Motel is ideally positioned close to the town centre yet away from

  • Currajong Caravan Park
    Currajong Caravan Park

    Currajong Caravan Park has 36 cabins and four powered sites. Features include a large enclosed

  • Station Motel Parkes
    Station Motel Parkes

    Station Motel Parkes offers 38 extremely well appointed rooms, for both the weary traveller and

  • Parkview Motor Inn
    Parkview Motor Inn

    The Parkview Motor Inn offers quality accommodation and a licensed bar and restaurant. Features 39

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