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THINGS TO SEE AND DO

EVENTS Narromine Gold Cup Mid August Join us for the finest in bush racing at Narromine’s premier horse racing event, including the popular Douglas Egan Memorial Race.

Narromine and District Agricultural Show 31 August One of the finest two day shows in western NSW, featuring exciting showjumping and horse events, rides for all ages and an impressive fireworks display.

Narromine Aviation Museum

Mungery Picnic Races

Experience nearly a century of aviation history in Australia’s oldest regional aero club’s collection of photographs, records, artefacts and aircraft hailing back to the days of ‘barnstormers’ and visitors like Sir Charles Kingsford Smith, Jean Batten and Arthur Butler, through wartime to today. 02 6889 7131

October Long Weekend Set on the banks of the Bogan River with one of the few dirt racing tracks still left on the NSW country picnic racing scene, Mungery’s bush atmosphere will be sure to keep all racing enthusiasts entertained. Buses are available from Narromine and you can purchase lunch from one of our catering vans or BYO picnic lunch.

Wungunja Cultural Centre Explore the local Wiradjuri culture and traditions through the collection of artefacts on display, including very rare carved trees. 0427 887 476

Main Street Narromine Experience warm country hospitality and enjoy a great range of local shopping experiences. Or just take some time out for a bite to eat at our local bakery or one of our cafes and restaurants.

Narromine Iris Farm Mel and Vas Roberts have transformed the old bull yards into the perfect spring destination with acres of tall bearded iris, gardens and lawn, as well as the new display of rocks, minerals, corals, shells, New Guinea artefacts and old wares. 02 6889 1885

Air Venture Australia Mid October An assortment of seminars, exhibitions and trade displays for air enthusiasts of all levels at the Narromine aerodrome. Underwing camping and accommodation adjacent to the aerodrome is available.

Macquarie Picnic Races Late December Join us in the small community of Trangie when the population swells from 800 to 3,000 as locals welcome visitors from all over the Nation to one of Australia’s premier picnic race events.

Glenn McGrath Statue Glenn McGrath AM, the Australian cricketing star, spent many of his younger years in Narromine – honing his accuracy by bowling at a fuel drum against his Dad’s shed. Pay a visit to the legend’s statue situated in Tom Perry Park.

NARROMINE AVIATION MUSEUM & VISITOR INFORMATION CENTRE Narromine Aerodrome, Mitchell Highway 02 6889 7131 narromineregion.com.au

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Dubbo and Wellington Visitor Guide  

Ultimate guide to Dubbo, Wellington and the Great Western Plains in New South Wales for visitors or visiting friends and relatives.

Dubbo and Wellington Visitor Guide  

Ultimate guide to Dubbo, Wellington and the Great Western Plains in New South Wales for visitors or visiting friends and relatives.