VISIT AMAZING FORBES
Amazing Forbes has an abundance of activities for every kind of explorer. It is situated on Wiradjuri country, and there is plenty to see and do, plus exciting new things popping up constantly!
From its stunning natural environment, including the Lachlan River, Lake Forbes and Forbes Wetlands (Gum Swamp Bird Hides) for bird enthusiasts, and Gugaa – part of the Sculpture Down the Lachlan (SDL) art trail. SDL is an exciting trail of larger than life sculptures situated along the Lachlan River from Forbes to Condobolin. There is also an array of murals and smaller sculptures in and around the town for your viewing pleasure. Plus a few cultural pieces at the Forbes Wiradjuri Dreaming Centre, on Lake Forbes.
Forbes boasts a rich – and colourful – history, and gold rush past – a giveaway is the magnificent architecture that lines the streets to this day. Many of the buildings dotting its streetscape are part of the Centenary of Federation Heritage Trail (several of which also appeared in the hit film ‘The Dish’).
Not to be underestimated is the unique boutique shopping district where you’re bound to find something amazing (for yourself, or someone else!).
So, when will you Find Yourself… in Amazing Forbes?