Life in Parkes
Life in Parkes
Welcome to Parkes. We know you are going to love living in Parkes and have a great time if you are passing through.
Is Parkes a good place to live?
Yes, Parkes is a great place to live or visit. Below our guide to Parkes 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 Parkes
If you happen to be a citizen from a country other than Australia and are looking to move to Parkes, 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 Parkes. 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 Parkes and want to find a job in Parkes we have a guide specifically on how to find and apply for jobs in Parkes for new arrivals. Always make sure you have secured a visa that allows you to work before starting your new job.
Map of Parkes
Weather in Parkes
Hotels and Accommodation in Parkes
There are all types of accommodation available in Parkes. 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.
Parkes is full of great businesses and helpful services. Below are a selection of our best.
Accountants in Parkes
Banks in Parkes
Cafes in Parkes
Carpet Cleaners in Parkes
Dentists in Parkes
Doctors and Medical clinics in Parkes
You can make an appointment at any of these local doctors or clinics.
Contact one of the Parkes Electricians below
Hospitals in Parkes
Mechanics in Parkes
Newspapers in Parkes
Pest Control in Parkes
Plumbers in Parkes
Real Estate Agents in Parkes
Restaurants in Parkes
Schools in Parkes
Solicitors in Parkes
Supermarkets in Parkes
Vets in Parkes
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.