Friday, 03 April 2020 Sydney

Visit, Live & Invest in Coonamble Shire::


Coonamble Shire offers both opportunity and lifestyle. Bounded on one side by the Warrumbungle National Park, and on the other by the Western plains and Macquarie Marshes, our area offers the perfect combination of a rich history and country living.The shire is part of the NSW State electorate of BARWON and the Federal electorate of PARKES.

Part of the Orana region the Shire comprises the towns of Coonamble and Gulargambone with the village of Quambone. Less than two hours drive by road from Dubbo and six hours from Sydney. There is also a daily service with Countrylink. . Click here for local street maps.

To find out details on local events and activities in Coonamble Shire visit the "What's On" section of our website. 


Search for local organisations and services using the Community Directory or Business Listings. For statistical and profile infomation about Coonamble Shire and surrounding area click here.   


Business and Industry


 The Coonamble district offers many advantages to enterprising business people. Inspect our natural assets and infrastructure, and explore the range of business opportunities that are currently available across the district. You can purchase a well-established business at an affordable price or start a new venture in a supportive environment. 

 A selection of quality commercial premises are available for sale or lease and expressions of interest are now being received for well-serviced blocks in Coonamble's expanded industrial estate. Value-adding opportunities exist to the district’s range of primary produce.

Coonamble Shire Council’s Economic Development Unit is responsible for leading, managing and delivering Council’s strategies, policies and programs to promote the sustainable economic development of the Shire.

Coonamble Shire Council is focused on assisting business growth to boost the local economy.


The Economic Development Unit provides:

  • A point of contact between business and Council
  • Information, support and referral services
  • Established partnerships with other government agencies and regional organisations to assist with business development

More information is available from Lee O'Connor, Economic Development Manager on (02) 6827 1917, email:

Click here to see  a comprehensive business data base of local businesses and services