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Orana Far West

With wide open spaces and the world’s oldest continuous culture, the NSW Orana Far West is a region like no other. This unique area launched Australia’s most famous company, BHP, and is home to one of the best open-range zoos in the world, Taronga Western Plains.

Orana Far West at a glance

Major hubs

Dubbo, Narromine, Broken Hill, Cobar, Wentworth

Distance from Sydney

5hr 10 min drive or 1hr 10 min flight (Dubbo), 12hr 50min drive or 2hr 10 min flight (Broken Hill), 8hr 20min drive or 1hr 40min flight (Cobar), 11hr drive or 2hr 20min flight (Wentworth)



Key industries

Mining, renewable energy, agriculture, tourism, health care and social assistance, manufacturing

Growth precincts

South West and Central-West Orana Renewable Energy Zones

The Living Desert sculpture in the foreground with an orangey-pink sunset in the background

Meet your new neighbours

Some of the high-performing businesses thriving in the Orana Far West region

Talk to us about opportunities in the Orana Far West region

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