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Forbes Rest Area

Address: Junction Street, Forbes, NSW, 2871
Email Address: forbes@forbes.nsw.gov.au
Phone Number: Forbes Visitor Information Centre 02 6852 4155
GPS Coordinates: -33° 23' 16.27", 148° 0' 5.74"
Region: Forbes Region    Area: Central West New South Wales   State: New South Wales
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Time Limits Apply Suitable for Camper Trailers Suitable for Caravans Suitable for Motorhomes 2WD Accessible 4WD Accessible Water Mobile Phone Signal Rubbish Bins Shady Areas Grassy Areas Scenic Outlook Close to the Road Dogs on Leash

Forbes Rest Area Wheogo ParkLocated on Junction Street between Lachlan Street and Farnell Street in Forbes, Forbes Rest Area (also know as Wheogo Park) is a free overnight campsite. The campsite is a large relatively flat grassed area with trees providing some shade. The size of the area makes it suitable for big rigs. There are no facilities here other than rubbish bins but there are toilets in Lions Park which is right next door.

This rest area is just off the Newell Highway making it a very convenient place to spend the night on your travels through the area. It is on the southern bank of the Lachlan River as it runs through Forbes and is only about 500m from the centre of town via a walkway across the river.

The town of Forbes prides itself on being very RV Friendly.

There is good mobile phone and television reception here.
Dogs are welcome here but please be responsible!
The maximum time limit for staying here is 24 hours.

Facilities at the Forbes Rest Area inlcude:

  • Rubbish Bins
  • Water (may not be suitable for drinking)
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