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Forbes is a town on the Newell Highway in central New South Wales, Australia situated about 300km west of Sydney (show me). With a population of around 7,100, Forbes is a medium sized town for Australia. Forbes is at an elevation of approximately 243m above sea level. The nearest sea is the Tasman Sea which is part of the South Pacific Ocean about 290km east-southeast of Forbes.
Forbes is just off the Lachlan River.
The nearest more populous place is the town of Parkes which is 32km away with a population of around 9,800 (show me a map with Forbes and Parkes).
Bonzle users have said that the facilities at Forbes include caravan park or parks, cycle paths, fire station, hospital, library, police station and service station. Do you know of other facilities available at Forbes? Is this list accurate? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
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Bonzle users have reported that the following vermin (feral animals, insects and weeds) have invaded Forbes: feral pig. Do you know of other feral animals, insects and weeds that have invaded Forbes? Is this list accurate? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.Do you know of any agricultural activities in Forbes? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
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