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Central West

The Central West is a well-connected and innovative region with growing opportunities across a range of sectors including tech, resources, logistics and health.

Central West at a glance

Major hubs

Orange, Bathurst, Lithgow, Mudgee, Parkes, Forbes 

Distance from Sydney

2hr 50min drive or 50min flight (Bathurst), 3hr 40min drive or 50min flight (Orange), 2hr 8min drive or 50 min flight (Lithgow), 4hr 10min drive or 50min flight (Cowra), 3hr 30min drive or 55min flight (Mudgee), 5hr drive or 1hr flight (Parkes), 5hr drive or 1hr 5min flight (Forbes)



Key industries

Agribusiness and ag-tech, mining, recycling, food manufacturing, renewable energy, technology, health

Growth precincts

Parkes Special Activation Precinct and Central West-Orana Renewable Energy Zone 


Meet your new neighbours

Some of the high-performing businesses thriving in the Central West region

Talk to us about opportunities in the Central West region

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