Located on the Bogan River in Western NSW, Bogan Shire is one of the state's most productive agricultural areas for wool, cattle and cropping enterprises.

The Shire has an estimated population of 3076 with the main town of Nyngan providing access to a great range of services including an established network of medical services and amenities, educational facilities ranging from pre-school to tertiary, a range of accommodation options and a good selection of entertainment and dining options. Located at the junction of the Mitchell and Barrier Highways, Nyngan offers a relaxed country lifestyle with excellent recreational and sporting facilities including bowls, golf, tennis, dancing, swimming, rugby union, rugby league, touch football, cricket, netball, fishing, soccer, little athletics and pony club.


Public Notices

  • December 14, 2016

    Council Notices

    NEXT COUNCIL MEETING The next ordinary meeting of Council will be Thursday, December 15, 2016 SENIORS RENTAL UNITS In response to considerable public feedback Council is investigating the feasibility of constructing some rental units for Seniors. If…
  • November 30, 2016

    Disability Access Inclusion Plan

    Bogan Shire Council is preparing a Disability Access Inclusion Plan to ensure its facilities, services and events are accessible. Council requires input from the community. If you have a disability, or care for someone who does, or are a concerned member of…
  • November 18, 2016

    Seniors Card Directory

    The Seniors Card Directory is now available you can pick one up at the front desk of the Bogan Shire Council, Bogan Shire Library, Nyngan Information Centre and the Mens Shed.
  • November 14, 2016

    Road Conditions

    Road Condition Report Updated Monday 14/11/2016 2:30PM Bogan Shire Council wishes to advise the travelling public that all unsealed rural roads within the Bogan Shire Council are now open to light vehicles with caution. However, please refer to the listing…
  • Oct 31, 2016

    Australia Day 2017 Nominations

    Is there someone in your club, workplace or organisation who is deserving of recognition…
  • Oct 27, 2016

    Nyngan WasteFacility Community Update

    Please see attached fact sheet for the upcoming changes to the Nyngan Waste Facility.…
  • Oct 12, 2016

    From the Mayor's Desk – Wednesday 12th October 2016

    Mr Brian O’Flaherty, the Editor in Charge of the Nyngan Observer has advised Council and…
  • Sep 28, 2016

    Notice of Development Proposal

    PROPOSAL: Proposed Viewing Platform Structure, Associated Car Parking Area, Landscaping,…


  • November 16, 2016

    Trainee Concreter and Apprentice Carpenter

    Council is seeking motivated and committed individuals who are keen to undertake a Traineeship or Apprenticeship, which includes practical on the job training and experience as well as studying to gain formal qualifications. The Trainee and Apprentice…
  • September 08, 2016

    Expressions of Interest For Casual Labouring Staff

    Council has a number of parks and gardens, building and construction, civil and rural works projects underway and is seeking expressions of interest from experienced and motivated individuals seeking casual employment. If you are interested in being placed on…