|Parkes|| 25 min
|West Wyalong||60 min|
|Lake Cowal||50 min
What to do in Forbes, NSW
Forbes Sport and Recreation Club - Function centre, lawn bowls, croquet, bar and bistro. Community focused club on the banks Lake Forbes.
Forbes Services and Memorial Golf Club - Bistro, outdoor BBQ, function centre, snooker room. Use the link to see whats on at the club.
Attractions in Forbes
|McFeeters Motor Museum - Purposely built to house a vast collection of cars. From veterans to vintage to classic to custom.|
|Forbes area National Parks - Lake Cowal - the largest natural lake in NSW, Nangar National Park, Goobang National Park.|
|Forbes Heritage Buildings- Forbes has numerous heritage buildings for those interested in history and/or architecture.|
|Central West Livestock Exchange - One of the worlds most state of the art salesyards.
|Ben Hall - Notorious Bushranger, Ben Hall is buried in Forbes and you can even stand in the spot where he was gunned down.|
Events in Forbes
|Forbes Motor Show - A family day with childrens activities, live entertainment and awards for 25 different categories.|
|Kilari-Lachlan River Arts Festival - A celebration of music, theatre, dance, poetry and food. Held in September.|
|Forbes Camel Races - Enjoy the ships of the desert every good Friday. A family day with food and live entertainment.|