Gilgandra is situated within the central west of New South Wales roughly half method between Melbourne and Brisbane roughly 30 minutes north of the regional centre of Dubbo. Gilgandra has a inhabitants of 2700 folks with 4700 dwelling within the district. The city is presently calling for folks to use for an IT Tender for the design, provide and set up of and related upkeep and administration of the IT infrastructure.
Gilgandra is called the city of Windmills and Home of the Coo-ees. Until 1966 the city didn’t have a central water provide and most of the people within the city had a windmill. At one level the skyline of the township was dominated with roughly 360 Windmills. The house of the Coo-ee refers back to the march of 35 males from Gilgandra to Sydney in 1915 to volunteer for the battle. By the time they reached Sydney their numbers had swelled to 263 making the 1915 Coo-ee March from Gilgandra to Sydney the primary and most profitable recruitment march of World War 1
The Gilgandra District is predominantly an agricultural space with sheep, beef cattle and winter cereal cropping being the primary enterprises. The native economic system additionally depends on the enterprise that the visitors on the Newell freeway offers. We are an excellent place to cease in your journey with loads of clear and inexpensive Motels, caravan parks, pubs, golf equipment and cafes.
The energy of Gilgandra is the folks. The group has companies that you wouldn’t anticipate finding in a group of 2700 folks. This is essentially because of the nice group spirit, satisfaction and participation that make it an excellent place to dwell, work and revel in a relaxed nation way of life however with the benefit of being near a significant regional centre.
The Gilgandra Visitor Centre is situated on the Gilgandra Coo-ee Heritage Centre, Coo-ee Memorial Park, Newell Highway.
The Visitor Centre is open seven days per week from 9am -5pm, with the Manager obtainable from 9am-1pm day by day. Local Gilgandra volunteers who present a captivating perception into our city man the Centre. The Visitor Centre affords clear amenities together with wheelchair pleasant bogs, barbeque and picnic amenities. There are a big selection of brochures, maps, souvenirs, native info and common information in town, area and state.
The centre focuses on native historical past with historical past and memorabilia regarding the Coo-ee March making up a big a part of the shows on present. The Visitor Centre offers detailed info for bus/coach teams and particulars regarding lodging, points of interest and the place to eat.
Gilgandra is situated in New South Wales, Australia. Within New South Wales Gilgandra is situated within the Central West on the junctions of the Newell, Oxley and Castlereagh Highways. Gilgandra is the midway level between Melbourne and Brisbane, with Sydney roughly 5 hours to the East.
Companies or people who’re within the IT Tender for the design, provide and set up of and related upkeep and administration of the IT infrastructure of Gilandra can discover the related info by contacting the shire.