• 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,

  • Alpaca Farm
    Alpaca Farm

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

  • Henry Parkes Centre
    Henry Parkes Centre

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

  • 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

  • Old Parkes Convent
    Old Parkes Convent

    The Old Parkes Convent bed and breakfast was formerly an old convent. It has been

  • Court Street Motel
    Court Street Motel

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

  • Court Street Motel
    Court Street Motel

    Court Street Motel is centrally located, an easy stroll into the town centre. The motel

  • Parkes International Comfort Inn
    Parkes International Comfort Inn

    The Parkes International Motor Inn is situated north of the Parkes central business district. Enjoy

  • Coachman Hotel Motel
    Coachman Hotel Motel

    The Coachman Hotel Motel is situated right in the heart of the town centre 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.

  • Clarinda Motel
    Clarinda Motel

    Clarinda Motel is situated one kilometre east of the post office, only a short walk

  • Hotel Gracelands
    Hotel Gracelands

    Hotel Gracelands is an iconic and beautifully renovated boutique hotel, perfectly located just a leisurely

  • Moonraker Motor Inn
    Moonraker Motor Inn

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

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