Life in Dubbo
Life in Dubbo
Welcome to Dubbo. We know you are going to love living in Dubbo and have a great time if you are passing through.
Is Dubbo a good place to live?
Yes, Dubbo is a great place to live or visit. Below our guide to Dubbo will give you all the information you need to make moving here easier or make your trip a more informed and enjoyable one.
Visas required to live in Dubbo
If you happen to be a citizen from a country other than Australia and are looking to move to Dubbo, you are going to need a visa to do so. Australia has many visas on offer that could allow you to live and work in Dubbo. Due to there being many different visas, each with it’s own rights and obligations, it is best to take our Free Visa Assessment so we can provide accurate advice on the visa options available to you in your specific circumstances.
If you are moving to Dubbo and want to find a job in Dubbo we have a guide specifically on how to find and apply for jobs in Dubbo for new arrivals. Always make sure you have secured a visa that allows you to work before starting your new job.
Map of Dubbo
Weather in Dubbo
Dubbo is a city in the Orana Region of New South Wales, Australia. It is the largest population centre in the Orana region, with a population of 43,516 at June 2021.
The city is located at the intersection of the Newell, Mitchell, and Golden highways. The nearest city, Orange, is about 144 km (89 mi) away. Dubbo is located roughly 275 m (902 ft) above sea level, 303 km (188 mi) north-west of Sydney (400 km (249 mi) by road) and is a major road and rail freight hub to other parts of New South Wales. It is linked by national highways north to Brisbane, south to Melbourne, east to Sydney and Newcastle, and west to Broken Hill and Adelaide.
Dubbo is included in the rainfall and weather forecast region for the Central West Slopes and in the Central West Slopes and Plains division of the Bureau of Meteorology forecasts.
Hotels and Accommodation in Dubbo
There are all types of accommodation available in Dubbo. The best place to find Hotels, serviced apartments or holiday lets is via Book Direct and Save Bookdirectandsave.com
This website lists the exact same properties as Airbnb and booking.com but does not charge the high commissions so their nightly accommodation rates are cheaper.
Or contact any of these great local hotels, apartments or holiday accommodation businesses.
Dubbo is full of great businesses and helpful services. Below are a selection of our best.
Accountants in Dubbo
Banks in Dubbo
Cafes in Dubbo
Carpet Cleaners in Dubbo
Dentists in Dubbo
Doctors and Medical clinics in Dubbo
You can make an appointment at any of these local doctors or clinics.
Contact one of the Dubbo Electricians below
Hospitals in Dubbo
Mechanics in Dubbo
Newspapers in Dubbo
Pest Control in Dubbo
Plumbers in Dubbo
Real Estate Agents in Dubbo
Restaurants in Dubbo
Schools in Dubbo
Solicitors in Dubbo
Supermarkets in Dubbo
Vets in Dubbo
For all information on living in towns and cities across Australia visit our Living in Australia index page where you will find 160 guides on areas right across the country.
To live and work in Australia you might be eligible for an Australian Work Visa or a Permanent Residency visa as a skilled worker. Find out more and move to Australia to live and work and start you new life.