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 the Council will be held on Thursday 23 February 2017. AUSTRALIA DAY The Bogan Shire Australia Day celebrations will take place at the Nyngan Town Hall on Thursday, 26 January. There will be a free community…
  • 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.
  • October 27, 2016

    Nyngan WasteFacility Community Update

    Please see attached fact sheet for the upcoming changes to the Nyngan Waste Facility. Waste Facility Flyer OCTOBER 2016
  • September 02, 2016

    Regional Development Australia Orana Freight & Logistics Capacity Survey.

    This online survey has been established by Regional Development Australia to allow everyone involved in the freight industry to provide information that is critical to increasing the governments understanding of the capability of the freight and logistics…

Whats On

Australia Day
26-01-2017 8:00 am


  • December 12, 2016

    Cleaner – Council Services

    Bogan Shire Council has a Cleaner position available for the Council offices. Bogan Shire Council seeks employees with a willingness to contribute to a team environment and promote customer service excellence. The Cleaner will provide a clean, hygienic, safe…
  • December 07, 2016

    Apprentice Carpenter

    Council is seeking motivated and committed individuals who are keen to undertake an Apprenticeship, which includes practical on the job training and experience as well as studying to gain formal qualifications. The Apprentice position starts in late-January…
  • 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…