Siding Spring Observatory

Visit Australia´s largest optical astronomy research facility. Learn fascinating facts about the Solar System, the Milky Way and beyond...

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Coolah Tops National Park

Home of giant grass trees, enjoy bushwalking, scenic lookouts and bush camping and discover the magic Coolah Tops National Park has to offer...

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Warrumbungle National Park

Enjoy scenic views from the Grand High Tops and marvel at ´The Breadknife´, an impressive 90m high rock wall 60m in length and only 1-4m wide...

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Sculptures in the Scrub

Visit the latest Pilliga forest experience, discover this hidden gem....

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Visit Warrumbungle Shire Council website to see latest news, information on Council Services and the communities of the scenic Warrumbungle area.

Click HERE for Warrumbungle Shire Calendar of Events



Click HERE for "The Life We Live" website





Visit the charming country towns of the Warrumbungle Region..

Warrumbungle Region offers a place to relax in unspoilt beauty, where you can discover hidden treasures and unwind in peaceful country towns.

Located in Central NSW, Warrumbungle Region is 5-6 hours drive from Sydney, half way between Melbourne and Brisbane, and within 2 hours drive of the regional cities of Dubbo and Tamworth. 

STATISTICS for Warrumbungle Region

Urban Population - Coonabarabran 3174, Baradine 762, Binnaway 777, Coolah 1278, Dunedoo 1253, Mendooran 450. Area of the Warrumbungle Shire is 12 380 km sq, Temperatures average Summer min +13 deg C, max +30 deg C, Winter min +1 deg C, max 17 deg C. Elevation - Coonabarabran 500m, Baradine 300m, Binnaway 400m, Coolah 480m, Dunedoo 380m, Mendooran 360m.

Bushwalk and camp amongst spectacular scenery in Warrumbungle National Park, discover giant grass trees in Coolah Tops National Park, marvel at rare birds and wildlife in the Pilliga Forest.
Visit Australia's largest optical Astronomy research facility, Siding Spring Observatory, gaze through telescopes at our stunning starry night skies, admire mineral and fossil displays, watch artists at work and meet the friendly locals.  
We've Gone Digital
Visit the website to obtain more information on the Warrumbungle Cluster which consists of 4 shires to form this cluster - Warrumbungle Shire, Narrabri Shire, Gilgandra Shire and Coonamble Shire.