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

  • May 24, 2024

    Have your say on Nyngan New Skatepark upgrade!

    The Nyngan skatepark design and survey are now open for community input. Residents can share their feedback through the survey available on the below link. Your input will help shape the final design. Don’t miss this chance to influence the new skatepark!…
  • 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 17, 2024


    In accordance with the requirements of the Local Government Act 1993, Council has placed the Draft Operational Plan and Budget 2024-2025 and Statement of Fees and Charges 2024-2025 on public exhibition until 13 June 2024. Community submissions close on…
  • 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…
  • 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…


  • May 29, 2024

    Position Vacant - Minor Operator Plant

    Job No: BOG97 About the Opportunity Are you looking for work-life balance? Come and join the team at Bogan Shire Council and enjoy shorter shifts and a 9 day fortnight, leaving you plenty of time for family, sport, and recreation. This full time, permanent…
  • May 29, 2024

    Position Vacant - Cleaner - Medical Centre

    About the Opportunity Are you a self-motivated person looking for flexible working hours? Council has a fantastic opportunity for a part-time cleaner at the Medical Centre. This position supports the work of the Bogan Shire Medical Centre, by providing a…
  • May 24, 2024

    Position Vacant - Cleaner - Council Services

    Job No: BOG95 About the Opportunity Are you a self-motivated person who takes pride in keeping a work environment clean, well-maintained, and welcoming? Are you looking or flexible hours? Then this is your opportunity to apply for Council’s part-time cleaner…
  • May 16, 2024

    Position Vacant - Labourer - Rural Works

    Job No: BOG94 About the Opportunity Are you just starting out in the workforce or do you feel like a change of job and work environment? If you’re looking for work-life balance, a 9 day fortnight leaves you plenty of time for a relaxed lifestyle. This role…
  • 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…