Getting to the Lachlan Shire
The Lachlan Shire sits amid two major highways leading north and south. The Newell Highway links Melbourne to Queensland through the Central West. The Kidman Way links the southern states to Queensland and the Northern Territory. The Mitchell Highway sits to the north and the Lachlan Valley Way connects Condobolin and Lake Cargelligo with Forbes to the east and Hillston to the west.
Coach and rail passenger services are operated by Country Link between Condobolin and Sydney and return. Services are also available to Canberra. Bookings can be made through Country Link Reservations on 13 22 32 or CountryLink NSW
Condobolin is approximately 110km from the Parkes Regional Airport, located 5 kilometres to the east of Parkes. Regional Express Airlines (REX) provides daily flights between Parkes and Sydney. Other local connections are available, with National and International connections in Sydney.
Airport Latitude 33 07' 58" S
Airport Longitude 148 14' 25" E
To Book your flight, phone Regional Express Airlines direct on 13 17 13 or Regional Express
Hire cars are available at Parkes to enable your trip to the Lachlan Shire.
- Avis (Harvey World) (02) 6862 2466, (02) 6862 6511 or (02) 6862 6677
- Budget (02) 6863 4344
- Mini Bus (02) 6863 1158 Mobile 0419 280 611
- Thrifty (BP) (02) 6862 4899
- Hertz (Caltex) (02) 6862 4122