Warren, New South Wales

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New South Wales
Warren is home to amazing facilities for a small country town, including their sporting grounds.
Warren, NSW.
Warren is located in New South Wales
Coordinates 31°42′S 147°50′E / 31.700°S 147.833°E / -31.700; 147.833Coordinates: 31°42′S 147°50′E / 31.700°S 147.833°E / -31.700; 147.833
Population 1,523 (2011 census)[1]
Postcode(s) 2824
Elevation 198 m (650 ft)
LGA(s) Warren Shire
State electorate(s) Barwon
Federal Division(s) Parkes
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfall
25.2 °C
77 °F
10.5 °C
51 °F
515.8 mm
20.3 in

Warren is a town on the Macquarie River in central New South Wales, Australia and is the seat of Warren Shire local government area. The town is located on the Oxley Highway 120 kilometres north west of Dubbo. It was laid out in the 1860s and incorporated as a municipality in 1895. The railway reached the town in 1898. Warren is one of the main centres for the wool and cotton growing industries in New South Wales. At the 2011 census, Warren had a population of 1,523.[1]

Warren NSW, Home to an array of beautiful sunsets
Looking to the East of Warren before entering town
Purple sunrise over the white and gold cotton, taken from farm in Warren
Channel Irrigation for Cotton Farmers in Warren, 3 inch pipes
Round balers making it easier for farmers. Taken on farm In Warren NSW

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