THINGS TO DO IN DUBBO
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WHAT'S ON DUBBO
OLD DUBBO GAOL
Wander the unique collection of 19th century buildings and artefacts and learn the stories of prison life. Catch a theatrical performance or guided tour, or during the school holidays experience a Twilight or Beyond The Grave tour.
WESTERN PLAINS CULTURAL CENTRE
Western Plains Cultural Centre, a state-of-the-art facility boasting a gallery, museum and modern café, is Dubbo’s creative soul. The Centre offers a rich program of high quality exhibitions and installations by local and visiting artists.
Discover Dubbo’s pioneer history at this 1840s homestead. Enjoy picturesque gardens, café/art gallery, experience a guided tour.
ROYAL FLYING DOCTOR SERVICE
See the wonderful work of this Australian aviation icon at the Visitor Education Centre. Read the stories, learn the history, watch the film and browse the shop.
Explore the night sky in the 2nd largest Observatory in Australia for the general public, including our new, large 17 inch telescope. Astrophotography (BYO SLR camera) $55 per camera.
DUBBO REGIONAL THEATRE AND CONVENTION CENTRE
This state-of-the art venue is the ideal setting for a range of events and performances. Housing a 500 seat tiered theatre and 750 seat auditorium, enjoy local performances and some of the best national touring shows.
DUBBO ART AND CRAFT SOCIETY
On offer at the Cobra Street Cottage are works of art together with a selection of patchwork, porcelain painting, silvercraft, spinning and weaving and wood-turning by local artists.