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Parkes is a charming rural town situated in the heart of New South Wales. Known for its rich agricultural heritage, Parkes offers a serene escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. The town is filled with history, with a community spirit that welcomes visitors with open arms. Surrounded by picturesque landscapes, Parkes is a haven for nature lovers, offering a unique blend of peacefulness and adventure. The town's thriving local economy is supported by diverse industries, including farming, mining, and retail. With its warm, friendly locals and a relaxed lifestyle, Parkes is a true embodiment of Australian rural living.

Fancy a trip to Parkes? With over 600 airlines to choose from and more than 40 ways to pay, Alternative Airlines can help you conveniently book your flights to Parkes. We offer budget-friendly, flexible flight routes to Parkes no matter where you're flying from or when you plan to travel!

Airports near Parkes

You have choices when it comes to reaching Parkes. Here is a selection of 4 airports you can fly to when travelling to Parkes.

Dubbo City Regional Airport

Located approximately 90 kilometres northeast of Parkes, Dubbo City Regional Airport is the closest commercial passenger airport. It offers flights to major Australian cities such as Sydney, Melbourne, and Brisbane.


Orange Regional Airport

Situated around 150 kilometres southeast of Parkes, Orange Regional Airport is another option for travellers. It provides flights to Sydney and Brisbane, making it a convenient choice for connecting flights.


Canberra International Airport

Although a bit further away at approximately 300 kilometres southeast of Parkes, Canberra International Airport is a major regional airport with a wider range of domestic and international flights. It offers connections to various Australian cities and also has international flights to destinations such as Singapore and New Zealand.


Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport

If you are willing to drive a bit further or prefer a larger airport with more flight options, Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport is approximately 350 kilometres east of Parkes. As the busiest airport in Australia, it provides numerous domestic and international flights to destinations worldwide.

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Buy your flights to Parkes and pay later

Rather than paying for your Parkes flights upfront, you can instead use Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) solutions to help you split the cost of your flights into more manageable instalments.

You'll get greater flexibility when planning the budget for your trip to Parkes! You won't need to pay any interest, however, this will depend on the specific terms set by the lending provider.

Enjoy hassle-free travel today when you book your flights to Parkes and pay later at Alternative Airlines.

Things to do in Parkes

With a wide variety of attractions in Parkes, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

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Experience the Wonders of Space at the Parkes Observatory

Get ready to be captivated by the mysteries of the universe at the iconic Parkes Observatory, home to the famous 'Dish'. Dive into the fascinating world of astronomy and space science, and don't miss the chance to explore the interactive exhibits at the Visitor Discovery Centre.

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Step Back in Time at the Henry Parkes Centre

Discover the rich history of Parkes at the Henry Parkes Centre, a unique cultural complex housing local tourism, art, and historical exhibits. Explore the King's Castle Elvis Exhibit, the Parkes Motor Museum, and more, all under one roof.

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Unleash Your Adventurous Spirit at Goobang National Park

Immerse yourself in the stunning natural beauty of Goobang National Park. Whether you're a hiking enthusiast, bird-watching aficionado, or just a nature lover, this park offers an unforgettable outdoor experience with its diverse wildlife, scenic walking trails, and breathtaking lookouts.

Wherever you're looking to go next, we'll get you there on your terms