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

  • July 18, 2024

    Mayors Column 18 July 2024

    What a massive day for Nyngan at the 2024 Duck Creek Races with an estimated crowd of 5000 people attending. From all reports the event was incident free and bad weather held off for the race goers until the following day. Congratulations again to Rowen…
  • July 04, 2024

    2024 NSW Local Government Election Saturday 14 September 2024

    The 2024 NSW Local government elections will be held on Saturday 14 September 2024. Enrol to Vote Residential roll All voters on the NSW electoral roll as at 6pm Monday, 5 August 2024 will be included on the residential roll for the election. Australian…
  • July 04, 2024

    Mayors Column 4 July 2024

    Some great rain moved through our area on Saturday night, which no doubt will be of great benefit to crops and stock feed in the district. This coming weekend will see a huge influx of visitors to town for this year’s Duck Creek Races. This has been a huge…
  • July 03, 2024

    Plans of Management for Crown Lands Owned Land Categorised as Park (Not Established) for the purposes of Public Recreation.

    Under Section 38 of the Local Government Act 1993, Council is required to place on exhibit a draft Plan of Management for a period of not less than 28 days to give residents a chance to put forward comments and submissions that will be taken into account…
  • Jun 27, 2024

    Mayors Column 24 June 2024

    Winter is well and truly upon us with cold foggy mornings and plenty of sunshine, a…
  • Jun 06, 2024


    NYNGAN WATER TOWER ART Please tell us what you would like to see painted on the water…
  • May 16, 2024

    Mayors Column 16 May 2024

    It is looking to be a great start to winter with over 100mls of rainfall around parts of…
  • May 14, 2024

    ROAD CONDITION REPORT - Tuesday 14th May 2024 9:00am

    Bogan Shire Council wishes to advise the travelling public that ALL unsealed rural roads…

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