Home to 3,907 people, the Coonamble Local Government Area supports 1,416 jobs and has an annual economic output of $400 million.
The Coonamble LGA spans 10,000 square kilometres, from the edge of the Warrumbungle mountain range, across the Castlereagh Plains, to the magnificent Macquarie Marshes. Coonamble is 165km 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, dryland livestock grazing and cropping industries, supported by modern management practices. A robust business sector offers a range of investment and employment opportunities.