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The great outdoors

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With over 71 hectares of parkland, Dubbo’s wide open spaces are home to stunning natural reserves and green-space.

Grab the kids and head to a park for a family BBQ or drive further afield for a little more peace and quiet in one of the City’s many reserves.

Dubbo at your leisure

Whether you want to relax within 71 hectares of City parkland, or you're keen to walk, jog, skate or cycle the Tracker Riley on the picturesque Macquarie River corridor, there are plenty of outdoor options to choose from. There is also an abundance of bush walking and bird watching opportunities.

Download the Dubbo Parks Reserves Guide»

Download the Dubbo Parks Reserves Guide
 

Cycleways of Dubbo

Dubbo is well equipped for cycling and skating enthusiasts. With more than 8.3km of off-road cycle-paths and flat country roads within close proximity to surrounding towns, you are sure to enjoy your time pedaling the pavement. Alternatively meet the locals and really challenge yourself with one of Dubbo's cycling clubs.

Download the Cycleways of Dubbo map »

More of Dubbo's great outdoors

 
 

Birdwatching

There are over 270 species of birds recorded within a 50 kilometres of the city of Dubbo. Many of these are woodland birds that can be found in urban backyards, parks, remnant bushland and riverside areas.

Birds in Backyards
 
Phone:
0438 600 837
Fax:
Address:
The Dubbo Field Naturalist & Conservation Society Inc. PO Box 1171 , Dubbo , NSW 2830
contact@dubbofieldnats.org.au
Website:
http://www.dubbofieldnats.org.au

Attractions and Activities
Phone: 0438 600 837

Birdwatching

Address: The Dubbo Field Naturalist & Conservation Society Inc. PO Box 1171, Dubbo, NSW 2830
Phone: 0438 600 837
Website: http://www.dubbofieldnats.org.au

Livvi's Place Playground

Play side by side in an award winning playground that caters for all ages and abilities. This playground is fully fenced and includes interactive designed equipment, shade, drinking water and access to toilets.  Free Admission.
 
Phone:
(02) 6801 4000
Fax:
Address:
Victoria Park, Talbragar Street , Dubbo , NSW 2830
dcc@dubbo.nsw.gov.au
Website:

Attractions and Activities
Phone: (02) 6801 4000

Livvi's Place Playground

Address: Victoria Park, Talbragar Street, Dubbo , NSW 2830
Phone: (02) 6801 4000
Website:

Taronga Western Plains Zoo

Adult $47, Child (4-15) $26, Senior/Concession $36 | Family: 2A+2C $131.40, 2A+1C $108, 2A+3C $154.80, 2A+4C $178.20, 1A+2C $89.10, 1A+3C $112.50.                  Early Morning Walk: 6:45am Saturday and Sunday-Adult $15 | Child $7.50 (in addition to admission) Note: Sunday only in February; Wednesday and Fridays in school holidays for eastern states; NSW public holidays excluding Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Plan your day with the latest Keeper Talks and Feed Times.

KEY * - prices in addition to admission. Bike hire is available  

Open 7 Days: 9am-4pm | Admission for 2 consecutive days
 
Phone:
(02) 6881 1400
Fax:
02 6884 1722
Address:
Obley Road , Dubbo , NSW 2830
twpz@zoo.nsw.gov.auau
Website:
http://zoofari.com.au

Attractions and Activities
Phone: (02) 6881 1400

Taronga Western Plains Zoo

Open 7 Days: 9am-4pm | Admission for 2 consecutive days
Address: Obley Road, Dubbo, NSW 2830
Phone: (02) 6881 1400
Website: http://zoofari.com.au

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