Things to See
Narromine Tourist Park is the place to stay.
When deciding where to stay, it is hard to go past the Narromine Tourist Park and Motel. Its in a great location to base yourself, and visit the many local and surrounding tourist destinations. Narrromine is only 30 minutes from Dubbo.
The Narromine Aviation Museum, Aero Club and Gliding Club are located 50 metres from the Narromine Tourist Park.
When in Narromine a visit to the local Narromine Aviation Museum is at the top of the list. The Museum brings to life the aviation story of Narromine. In its prime, many pilots learnt to fly here and has had some very famous aviators grace the town with their presence. Narromine is also the home of the Wright Flyer Replica, reported to be the only one that still exists in the world that has flown.
The museum is open Wednesday to Monday from 10am to 4.00pm, and is manned by local volunteers who would love to see you. www.narromineaviationmuseum.org.au
On weekends the Narromine Gliding Club operates and joy flights are available in gliders. This is a terrific experience. Contact the club on www.narromineglidingclub.com.au for any information regarding gliding. Each Sunday night the gliding club has a BBQ. This is top food at a good price and you are welcome to attend.
Joy flights in ultra lights are also available by appointment at the Aerodrome..
Narromine Aero Club is the oldest regional Aero club in Australia, and has a Bistro and Bar open Friday nights.
Narromine has some interesting sites to visit showcasing some of its versatile soils, growing top quality produce. These include the Narromine Iris Farm, which has over 800 different tall bearded Iris on display. It is closed on Saturdays.
Narromine Craft shop sells local hand made products. It is a good place to find the home made pickles, cakes, bags, rugs, clothes, you name it, its there.
Narromine is a top fishing spot with many reserves. Now part of the New Macquarie River Trails initiative see www.rivertrails.com.au The Macquarie River is very picturesque, with its sprawling willows and huge gum trees.
Narromine is an agricultural town and produces citrus, cotton and cereal crops.