Cowra is in Central New South Wales approximately one hour from other regional hubs of Bathurst and Orange.
Centrally located and easily linkable to the rest of the state with direct lines to all major cities in south eastern Australia.

  • Only 2 hours to the nation's capital or 4 hours to central Sydney. 
  • Cowra is the hub of the central west, providing a perfect base for manufacturing and retail providers and further transportation and distribution.
  • Cowra has expanded significantly in retail, business and agricultural services, manufacturing and wholesale trade, education, health and hospitality services.

Cowra has a number of true country experiences from relaxing along the extensive waterways to exploring the tranquil Japanese Garden. Take a trip down memory lane and experience Cowra's fascinating history, from the days of steam trains to the largest Prisoner Of War breakout in modern military history.

Food and wine buffs can tour Cowra's ever expanding vineyards to sample the superb local food and wine that is available. Where better to enjoy fine wine and delicious food, than right in the heart of where it is actually produced.

Industries based in Cowra include a vegetable processing factory, an abattoir, farm machinery distributors and furniture manufacturers. Cowra has a vibrant and expanding retail and commercial centre. It boasts the services you would expect to find in a larger town while still retaining that wonderful feeling of country hospitality.

More Information:
Cowra Visitors Centre
Olympic Park, Mid Western Hwy
(02) 6342 4333

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