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Dubbo Attractions, Activities, Events
Dubbo Attractions, Activities, Events
Things to do in Dubbo
Things to see and do in Dubbo - attractions, activities, art, history, events and entertainment
Dubbo Military Museum:
A living history of the WW II Era - The Dubbo Military Museum is a private collection of artifacts from the World War II era. It's collection includes planes, tanks, guns, vehicles, uniforms and documents.  Largest varied private collection in NSW
Corner, Newell highway and Camp Road, Dubbo NSW 2830  ph:  (02) 6884 5550
DUBBO EVENTS
Dubbo Farmers Markets: first and third Saturday monthly
Dubbo Show Society Markets: second Sunday monthly
JANUARY :
Australia Day Celebrations 
Oxley Downs by appointment
FEBRUARY:

MARCH :


APRIL :
Tomingley Picnic Races

JUNE :
City of Dubbo Eisteddfod 
Oxley Downs by appointment
Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Dubbo Central West NSW
Please confirm dates with Dubbo City Information Centre on (02)  6801 4450
More Details online HERE
Old Dubbo Gaol Dubbo - where history comes to life.
Western Plains Riding Centre
8R Merrilea Road, Dubbo
6884 3155
Horse rides, Lessons, extended trail rides.
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Dundullimal Homestead, Dubbo NSW
"Oxley Downs" is located off the Dubbo - Yeoval Road convenient for visitors of the Western Plains Zoo to call in to.  It is the location and set for the filming of “Outback House” - "Oxley Downs" - a living history TV programme
The majestic Warrumbungles, an area of forested ridges, barren spires, domes, vast plateaus, deep gorges and 43 kilometres of walking tracks.
Siding Spring Observatory set on a site overlooking the Warrumbungle Ranges.
Tooraweenah a tranquil rural village nestled in the foothills of the Warrumbungle mountains,
Traintasia model railway..
Terramungamine Reserve is a reserve near Dubbo, for public recreation and the preservation of Aboriginal cultural heritage and a  dedicated Aboriginal burial ground known as the Tubbagah Aboriginal Burial Ground.
Dubbo Shoyoen Japanese Gardens and Jurian Ceremonial Tea House
LOCAL VILLAGES
AND TOWNS
Aladdin’s Cave Bottlehouse is a unique bottlehouse, a delight for both children and adults to visit.  An impressive example of how recycling can become something that attracts visitors.
Dubbo Visual Arts, Heritage and Social History. Exhibitions, public programs and events - The Western Plains Cultural Centre.
Dubbo Observatory was established in 1999. It is located just a 10 minute drive from Dubbo city centre, behind the Western Plains Zoo.  A theatrette with audio visual program looking at distances in the universe and how stars work.
Egret Park Wetlands - a habitat for animals and plants containing a wide diversity of life, supporting plants and animals that are found nowhere else.  A haven for  amphibians, reptiles, birds, insects, and mammals.
Dubbo Aquatic Leisure Centre Fees and Hours.
Dubbo Aquatic Leisure Centre Victoria Park, Talbragar Street, Dubbo
ph: 6801 4490
Encompasses themed children's pool, an Olympic Pool and water slide.  Open Sept - April
Elston Water Park
Elston Water Park
Cnr Cobra & Fitzroy Streets
Water Park for children and a great family day out. Lawn area, shelters, playground & toilets.
ph:  68014 4000
Dubbo Farmer's Markets, Macquarie Lions Park Dubbo.
Dubbo Farmer's Markets:
1st & 3rd Saturday monthly at Macquarie Lions Park, Dubbo
Tracker Riley plus other Dubbo Cycleway information.
Western Plains Riding Centre
Tracker Riley Cycleway
(named after legendary Aboriginal Tracker, Sergeant Alex Riley)
Ph  6801 4000
3.1 km pathway for walkers and cyclists along the banks of the Macquarie River to the Western Plains Zoo
Dubbo Visitor Information Centre - Dubbo Tourism
Victoria Park Dubbo
Dubbo Golf Club
Dubbo Golf Club
Located on the Newell Highway
Ph  6882 1255
A championship course offering 27 holes for the beginner through to the experienced Club hire available
Victoria Park
Cnr. Darling & Talbragar Sts. Dubbo
Ph  6801 4000
A historic fountain and bandstand amongst beautiful trees, duck pond, rose garden and orchid greenhouse war memorial Cenotaph.  Picnic & BBQ areas and children's playground. Regional action sports precinct, sports fields, basketball, tennis courts.
Dubbo Visitor Information Centre
Cnr Newell Highway & Macquarie St
Ph  6801 4450
Friendly professional advice & information.  Event Management.  Tickets & Parking for Old Dubbo Gaol available.
Powter Park BMX Track
Powter Park, Gipps & Myall streets, North Dubbo.
Ph:  6801 4000
240 mtr track enables riders to test their expertise on multiple rhythms, stutters, berms and table top jumps.
Dubbo Biodiversity Garden
Elizabeth Park, Birch Ave, Dubbo
Ph:  6801 4000
A replication of Dubbo's diverse biology before European Settlement
Click for Information on the Garden
Old Dubbo Gaol
Old Dubbo Gaol caters for all levels of interest especially families.  You will meet, hear and see the Condemned Man, the Ghost of Old Dubbo Gaol, the Executioner and the Gallows.
National Trust's Dundullimal Property - Dundullimal Homestead is Australia’s oldest timber slab homestead and Dubbo’s oldest building open to the public.
Western Plains Zoo
Be sure to see the big cats, Black Rhinoceros, Hippopotamus, Giraffes, Zebra, African Elephants, Siamang Ape and many more.  Take your African Safari now!
Egret Park Wetlands
...a place to walk, a place to observe native birds, or just a peaceful place to sit and relax.
Dubbo Observatory
Observatory, Astro Mini Golf, Gift Shop, Cosmic Cafe, Guided Tours
Established 1999
Western Plains Cultural Centre
The Dubbo Regional Gallery, Dubbo Regional Museum, the Community Arts Centre, Outlook Cafe - all  in a state-of-the-art facility that is centrally located.
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Aladdin's Cave Bottlehouse
Constructed from approximately 3,000 colourful bottles, a unique bottlehouse, a delight for both children and adults to visit.
Shoyoen Japanese Gardens
Shoyoen Sister City Japanese Garden and Jurian Ceremonial Tea House
Authentic Japanese Gardens and Teahouse.
Terramungamine Rock Grooves
- The Terramungamine Reserve is the site of the Terramungamine grinding grooves that were used by the Aborigine people for sharpening their tools and weapons.
"Oxley Downs"
The location and set for the filming of “Outback House” - "Oxley Downs" - a living history TV programme presented on Australian Television in June/July 2005
Dubbo Biodiversity Garden information
Victoria Park Regional Action Sports Precinct
Australian standard skate park and bowl, all access playground and an outdoor fitness centre.
Cnr. Darling & Talbragar Sts. Dubbo
Ph  6801 4000
Dubbo Skate Park
- located in the Victoria Park Regional Action Sports Precinct
Centre of Dubbo.
Ph:  6801 4000
World-class, premier skating bowl  - designed to challenge and grow skater's skills - has Australia’s first ‘full pipe’
Indigenous paintings - LH Ford Bridge pylons.
See contemporary and traditional Aboriginal murals on the bridge pylons.
The LH Ford Bridge - across the Macquarie River - Dubbo's main east/west traffic thoroughfare.
Indigenous paintings - murals on LH Ford Bridge pylons Dubbo.
Regional Action Sports Precinct - Victoria Park Dubbo
Dubbo BMX Track - Powter Park, North Dubbo
Dubbo Skate Park - Victoria Park Regional Action Sports Precinct.
War Memorial Cenotaph - Victoria Park Dubbo NSW.
Macquarie River Activities and Dubbo's Parks and Reserves.
Traintasia
Traintasia is an exciting interactive model railway display with spectator interaction.
An exciting interactive display for all the family.
JULY:
Naidoc Week -
Dubbo Antique & Collectables Fair -

Dubbo Heritage Walk:
Historic Colonial buildings include the Italianate courthouse (1890), the Commercial Hotel (1885), the Lands Office (1897), St Brigid’s Catholic Church (1874), St Patrick’s Convent (1884) and the Macquarie Chambers (1884) with their Tuscan columns and terracotta tiles.  Take the Heritage Walk and discover them all - Dubbo Visitors Centre, Cnr Newell Highway & Macquarie St. Ph  6801 4450
Cobb & Co Heritage Trail :
Includes the old Cobb & Co Booking Office, the cemetery, the post office, the blacksmith's shop, the old company shed and more.  Follow the link below for more details.
http://www.cobbandco.net.au/trails/area-trails/65-dubbo.html
Indidjinart Aboriginal Art Gallery & Studio:
An aboriginal arts and crafts gallery.  Well known in Dubbo for presenting quality Aboriginal art.
See didgeridoos being made and much more...
66 Victoria Street,  Dubbo NSW 2830  ph:  (02)  6884 7031
DUBBO LOCAL VILLAGES AND NEARBY TOWNS AND ATTRACTIONS:
AUGUST :
Annual Dubbo Jazz Festival
SEPTEMBER :
Dubbo Multicultural Festival -
The Dubbo Stampede
OCTOBER :
Dream Festival -
Dream Festival Twilight Markets
NOVEMBER :
Melbourne Cup Day - Dubbo Turf Club
DECEMBER :

Dubbo War Memorial Cenotaph
Victoria Park  is home to the War Memorial Cenotaph and Memorial Drive which is lined with beautiful Jacarandas.
Cnr. Darling & Talbragar Sts. Dubbo
Ph  6801 4000
Macquarie River Activities - Dubbo Parks & Reserves
Canoeing, Kayaking, Cycling, Walking.  Picnics, BBQ's, Boating, Swimming, Fishing.
Birdwatching, Bushwalking, Native birds, animals and flora.
  • VICTORIA PARK
  • VICTORIA PARK REGIONAL ACTION SPORTS PRECINCT
  • SKATE PARK
  • POWTER PARK BMX TRACK
  • TRACKER RILEY CYCLEWAY
  • DUBBO BIODIVERSITY GARDEN
  • DUBBO GOLF CLUB
  • ELSTON WATER PARK
  • DUBBO WAR MEMORIAL CENOTAPH
  • LH FORD BRIDGE PYLONS INDIGENOUS PAINTING MURALS
  • WESTERN PLAINS RIDING CENTRE
  • DUBBO HERITAGE WALK
  • COBB & CO HERITAGE TRAIL
  • DUBBO MILITARY MUSEUM
Dubbo Regional Theatre, Convention Centre - Events, Tickets, Information.
Gilgandra Central West NSW
Gilgandra is the gateway to the spectacular Warrumbungle Mountains
- Central West  NSW Australia
Narromine Central West NSW
Narromine is an Agricultural town renowned for its "thermals" and excellent gliding conditions...
Warrumbungle National Park  :  Siding Springs Observatory  :  Tooraweenah
Situated between Gilgandra and Coonabarabran in Central West NSW Australia.
The majestic Warrumbungles, an area of forested ridges, barren spires, domes, vast plateaus, deep gorges and 43 kilometres of walking tracks.
Siding Spring Observatory set on a site overlooking the Warrumbungle Ranges.
Tooraweenah a tranquil rural village nestled in the foothills of the
Warrumbungle mountains,
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When you visit Dubbo - plan to stay awhile if you want see all the attractions of the area and get involved in some local events and activities.  Some of the most popular Dubbo attractions are - the Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Old Dubbo Gaol, Dundullimal Homestead and the Shoyoen Japanese Gardens, combining African safari excitement, history, serenity and beauty. 
However, there are so many more attractions, activities and places of interest, for young and old.  Dubbo is one of the most family friendly places in NSW.
A 'must visit' is the Western Plains Cultural Centre, a centrally located state-of-the-art facility housing the Dubbo Regional Gallery, Regional Museum and the community Arts Centre.  Relax and enjoy a variety of activities in Dubbo's Parks and Reserves and along the beautiful tree-lined Macquarie River that runs through Dubbo.  Enjoy  Canoeing, Kayaking, Cycling, Walking.  Picnics, BBQ's, Boating, Swimming, Fishing. Birdwatching, Bushwalking, see Native birds, animals and flora.
The above are just a taste of what you can do in Dubbo and its surrounding Villages and Towns
Please browse below - click on the text and logo links to go to more information that will help you discover so much more about Dubbo and its many attractions.
Dubbo NSW one of 18 regions in the HIGHWAY WEST , family of Town sites.
Highway West family of Central West, Central Tablelands & Blue Mountains NSW - Town Sites.
Animals on Bikes, Paddock Art Sculptures along Obley Road between Dubbo Zoo and Molong.
Animals on Bikes
Paddock Art Sculptures Obley Road