2016 Vertebrate Pest Management Symposium

Accommodation & Travel

Accommodation

 

Dubbo is located in the heart of the Great Western Plains region, situated halfway between the NSW coast and the start of the NSW outback.

With interstate highway links, plus daily air and rail services, how you arrive in Dubbo is simply a matter of choice. When you arrive in Dubbo, getting around is a breeze with simple-to-navigate roads, free parking, access to public transport and car hire, and many accommodation options within a short walking or driving distance to attractions, conference venuesshops and restaurants.

Travel

Driving to Dubbo

From Sydney

Travel over the Blue Mountains to Lithgow. From Lithgow there are two options; either drive north via Mudgee and Gulgong (396km) or head west via Bathurst and Orange (408km)

From Canberra

Travel north via Yass, Cowra, Canowindra and Molong (403km)

Transport in Dubbo

Book a taxi online with Dubbo Taxis or call 131 008.
Take the bus with Dubbo Buslines – view latest timetables
Hire a vehicle from Avis, Budget, Hertz or Thrifty.

Getting to Dubbo by Train

NSW TrainLink’s daily return service from Central Station arrives in Dubbo at 2pm each day. Daily train and coach services also operate between Dubbo and Lightening Ridge, Coolabah, Broken Hill and Parkes.

For departure times, latest deals and bookings, visit transportnsw.info/regional

Flying to Dubbo

Dubbo is within a one-hour flight of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Newcastle and Canberra. The Dubbo City Regional Airport is 7km from Dubbo’s CBD and offers more than 180 direct flights per week.

From Sydney

Daily return services via QantasLink and Regional Express Airlines (flight time approx 45 mins)

From Melbourne

Sunday – Friday return services from Essendon via JetGo (flight time approx 1 hr)

From Brisbane

Sunday – Friday return services from Essendon via JetGo (flight time approx 1 hr)

From Newcastle

Monday – Friday return services via FlyPelican (flight time just under 1 hr)

From Canberra

Monday – Friday return services via FlyPelican (flight time just under 1 hr)

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