Economic & Community Profile

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Economic Profile 

Narrabri Shire is conveniently located halfway between Brisbane and Sydney, in the heart of the Namoi Valley in the North West slopes and plains of New South Wales. It is two and a half hours from the Queensland border and is well serviced by road, rail and air.

Narrabri Shire is a modern regional growth centre encompassing a strong business community without the stresses and pressures of a city environment. The area has diversified from its traditional agricultural base of grain, cotton, wool, beef and prime lamb production to coal mining and gas extraction and exploration. The advent of these new resource based industries in conjunction with ancillary business is providing a breadth and depth of job opportunities for the Shire.

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Narrabri Shire Economic Profile


Community Profile 

Narrabri Shire covers in excess of 13,000 square kilometres in North West New South Wales and is home to over 13,000 residents. Located halfway between Sydney and Brisbane, Narrabri Shire is an exciting and diverse region of NSW and is known as “Australia’s Sportiest Shire”.

Regardless of whether you are passing through, staying for a short break or looking to relocate your business or family – Narrabri Shire is exactly what you are looking for. Narrabri Shire is an exciting area of regional New South Wales with plenty to offer anyone wishing to pursue a vibrant and busy country lifestyle. The expansive blue sky, stunning mountain ranges, scenic water ways and fresh air will encourage you to explore and share your experiences from this diverse area.

A range of outdoor festivals are celebrated throughout the year. There are a wide range of social, cultural and sporting events to keep people of all ages and tastes entertained. People who enjoy the outdoors will not be disappointed with the range of activities and sights within the Shire.

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Narrabri Shire Community Profile