Dubbo is a city where you can discover historic buildings and heritage centres that let you learn about the fascinating history and past of this captivating city. Located in central west New South Wales where this thriving city is home to around 120.000 people and has so much to offer!
Dubbo City is indeed a city of many attractions! In fact, there is so much to see and do in Dubbo that you invariably leave with a list of "what to see next time". There is something here for everyone no matter what your age is! Although the Western Plains Zoo is the best know tourist attraction in Dubbo there are many more interesting places to visit and things to do. In fact you can easily fill several days up and wonder where the time went with the array of attractions that Dubbo has to offer.
From the very famous Western Plains Zoo where you can bring the whole family for a wonderful day out with a variety of animals through to the Old Dubbo Gaol or the "Shoyoen" Sister City Garden where you can enjoy a picnic in beautiful landscaped gardens for the afternoon. There is also the Dubbo Observatory where you can explore the universe with state of the art equipment or perhaps take a wander through the Western Plains Cultural Centre.
The kids will love the Kidzoo Playhouse Cafe where they can play until their heart if content you can enjoy a relaxing cup of coffee in peace and quiet and there is also Traintasia where you can see model trains and railways.
Dubbo is best known for its world famous Western Plains Zoo, but the real surprise is that there are other very successful and unique tourist attractions that are open to the public and available all year round. Such as the Warrumbungle National Park which is just two hour north west of Dubbo or maybe even a day trip out to the famous wine growing township of Mudgee or the historical Gulgong is what you are looking for. The Wellington Caves are always a must do when you are in Dubbo which are only 30 minutes out of the city and it is here that you can see a real phosphate mine at work.
Dubbo and its surrounding areas produced some award winning wines that are exported throughout Australia and overseas, so take a trip in the car or book yourself onto a wine tasting tour for the day and visit some of the cellar doors. Your tastebuds will be tantalised and your eyes will be amazed at the beautiful scenery that you encounter along the way.
Dubbo is a city that has everything from tastes of the world that are served in a variety of restaurants, luxury accommodation as well as budget accommodation and not to mention the array of attractions and things to see and do. It has all that you would expect to find in a very large city and so much more.
So if you are trying to put together an affordable and exciting holiday, then why not check out the exciting city of Dubbo. You will have everything you need for an enjoyable holiday all at your fingertips, so don’t waste another minute and come to Dubbo.