Parkes, NSW

Parkes is on Newell Highway (A39)

Statue of Sir Henry Parkes, the towns namesake
Photo by Amanda Slater

The area around Parkes is a very productive agricultural area where wheat, barley, canola, oats, oilseeds and winter legumes are grown annually. Fields of yellow from the canola flowers can be seen in large volumes during late August to early September

Parkes Visitor Information Centre

Henry Parkes Centre,
Newell Highway,
Parkes, NSW 2870

Phone: (02) 6862 6000
Freecall: 1800 624 365

Map of Parkes

Parkes Photos

This page last reviewed on 1 Dec 2016