Soak up the country hospitality, breath in the fresh air, adventure through majestic river corridors... rich historic treasures... and world-class attractions!

Whether you’re embarking on the great Australian journey or you just want to get away from it all, be sure to make Dubbo a priority stop-over on your travel odyssey. With something to suit every taste, budget and style, a week in Dubbo will leave you feeling revitalized, roused and ready to take on the world!

From culture and history to animals and adventure; kayak down the stunning Macquarie River, be serenaded by the abundant bird-life, take on a heritage trail or tuck into some sushi at the Shoyoen Japanese Gardens. Whatever adventure you choose, it’s waiting for you in Dubbo!

The famous Taronga Western Plains Zoo will immerse you in the calm of country Australia as you observe fascinating wildlife amongst brilliant bushland.

Unveil your historic habitue when you feel dwarfed standing next to Australia’s largest and best preserved wool wagon, or feast your eyes upon rich and varied art exhibitions before settling in for a generous feast at one of Dubbo's charismatic cafe's.

Need a gentle reminder not to get on the wrong side of the law? With eight people hung on site during the time of operation from 1859 – 1966, the chilling corridors of Old Dubbo Gaol provide a compelling, theatrical experience of prison life from a bygone era.

Your history lesson continues as you wander through Australia's oldest timberslab homestead. Finish your day with a Devonshire tea in the Woolshed, no one does a scone with jam and cream like a country cook!


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  • Discover Dubbo's attractions and activities.
  • Feast your eyes upon Dubbo's dining scene.
  • Find somewhere to stay.

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