The Parkes Elvis Festival has named the best festival in the state after winning the festivals and events category at the 2016 NSW Tourism Awards.
For the first time in the Parkes Elvis Festival's 25-year history, there will be daily return aeroplane charters from Sydney to Parkes, as well as bus tours from Canberra.
Christine Speelman With a surge in demand for accommodation at next year's Parkes Elvis Festival, organisers are calling on locals to open their homes and help show the town's community spirit.
Entries for next year's Parkes Elvis Festival photo competition will be closing on November 14.
The 2017 Elvis Festival program was officially launched today and promises to be the biggest yet, with more than 120 events at 20 venues planned.
Barbara Watt The Parkes Elvis Festival is the subject of a screenplay that has won an international competition.
The winner of the Parkes preliminary round of the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest, Jack Gatto, is in Memphis, USA, for his chance today to be crowned the world’s best Elvis tribute artist.
Parkes Shire Council has won both gold and silver at the 2016 Regional Tourism Awards
Hard work and dedication of Council employees pays off for the second year in a row
Scenes from the 2016 Parkes Christmas Street Parade
Laurie Wakefield has been recognised for his contribution to junior hockey, winning the Western Region Sporting Spirit Volunteer ...
Lachlan Heath have built a memorial garden in honour of the late Deborah Hunter who suddenly passed away ...
The digital divide is hurting rural and remote communities, a leading advocacy group says.
CMOC-Northparkes Mines (Northparkes) has announced the latest recipients of its Community Investment Program.
Parkes man Travis Boland has been awarded a Pride of Australia medal for bravery.