Bellata is a welcoming town in the centre of a rich agricultural area. The town boasts a primary school and preschool for local families. There is a combined service station, roadhouse and gift shop on the Newell Highway which serves as a popular truck stop and meeting point. Bellata has a nine hole golf course with sand “greens”.
Edgeroi is 25km north of Narrabri on the Newell Highway and is a well-known locality within the region. Very productive farmland and excellent views of the Nandewar ranges make Edgeroi an attractive place to reside.
The village of Baan Baa is situated in an attractive area featuring undulating country and magnificent views of the mountain ranges. Baan Baa has a major grain silo which services a mixed farming area of wheat, cotton, lamb and cattle. The Baan Baa village is in close proximity to the rich coal deposits of the new underground mine between Boggabri and Narrabri giving this small village the advantage to thrive. A popular pub provides a meeting spot for this friendly community. A major project providing Baan Baa with potable water was completed in 2017.