Located on the Bogan River in Western NSW, Bogan Shire is one of the state's most productive agricultural areas for wool, cattle and cropping enterprises.

The Shire has an estimated population of 3076 with the main town of Nyngan providing access to a great range of services including an established network of medical services and amenities, educational facilities ranging from pre-school to tertiary, a range of accommodation options and a good selection of entertainment and dining options. Located at the junction of the Mitchell and Barrier Highways, Nyngan offers a relaxed country lifestyle with excellent recreational and sporting facilities including bowls, golf, tennis, dancing, swimming, rugby union, rugby league, touch football, cricket, netball, fishing, soccer, little athletics and pony club.


Public Notices

  • June 06, 2024


    NYNGAN WATER TOWER ART Please tell us what you would like to see painted on the water tower next to the Nyngan Bowling Club. Council has decided to use some grant funding to do a mural on the water tower and is looking for input from the community on what…
  • May 23, 2024


    Bogan Shire Council has received funding from the Department of Planning, Housing and Infrastructure for a Local Housing Strategy. This will set the framework for Council’s priorities while planning for future housing within the Shire. Council encourages…
  • May 16, 2024

    Mayors Column 16 May 2024

    It is looking to be a great start to winter with over 100mls of rainfall around parts of the district. Over 70mls of Rain fell the Saturday of the show weekend and the Nyngan Show Committee continued on despite the hurdles and are to be congratulated on…
  • May 14, 2024

    ROAD CONDITION REPORT - Tuesday 14th May 2024 9:00am

    Bogan Shire Council wishes to advise the travelling public that ALL unsealed rural roads across Bogan Shire are now OPEN. Bogan Shire Council appeals to all drivers planning to travel within the Shire to assist in preventing damage to the unsealed roads by…
  • May 07, 2024


    YOUTH AND COMMUNITY CENTRE The Bogan Shire Youth and Community Centre has drop-in…
  • May 02, 2024

    Mayors Column Thursday 2 May 2024

    I would like to begin this week with a huge thankyou to everyone who took part in our…
  • Apr 18, 2024

    Mayors Column 18 April 2024

    The past couple of weeks have flown by and we are now a quarter of the way through the…
  • Apr 17, 2024


    In accordance with the Local Government Act 1993, notice is hereby given that the Bogan…


  • June 18, 2024

    Educator - Part time - Early Learning Centre

    Job No: BOG100 Position's Vacant - Part time About the Opportunity Are you passionate about the education and care of young children? Do you have a creative flair, patience and good communication skills? Are you caring, compassionate and have empathy for…
  • June 11, 2024

    Position Vacant - Early Childhood Teacher (ECT)

    About the Opportunity Are you an enthusiastic and highly motivated Early Childhood Teacher who recognises the value of education and care? Does your passion for teaching and learning inspire and encourage children to reach their potential? Do you thrive on…
  • June 06, 2023

    Notification of Availability - Casual Educators - Early Learning Centre

    About the Opportunity You are an ideal candidate if you’re friendly, self-motivated and an outgoing team player, passionate about early childhood education and growing, teaching and inspiring young minds. You will be able to demonstrate a genuine enthusiasm…