Home to 4,014 people, the Coonamble Shire supports 1,416 jobs and has an annual economic output of $401.220 million.

The Coonamble Shire spans 10,000 square kilometres from the edge of the Warrumbungle Mountains, across the Castlereagh Plains to the magnificent Macquarie Marshes. Coonamble is 165 km north of Dubbo, roughly 6 hours from Sydney and 8 hours from Brisbane.

Coonamble is the centre of a productive agricultural region, based on sustainable dry land livestock grazing and cropping industries supported by modern management practices. A robust business sector offers a range of investment and employment opportunities.

Coonamble Shire Council is committed to supporting new and existing enterprises towards a strong and diversified local economy. Council staff work proactively and collaboratively with both business and government to advance the district.

For further information and assistance in relation to business and investment please contact Economic Development Officer, Pip Goldsmith on 0447 030 850.

To view Council's Economic Development Strategy, click here

For economic insights into the Coonamble Shire, click here

For demographic insights into the Coonamble Shire, click here