The Oxley Motel
Attractions & Activities
Home to one of the world’s finest open range zoos Dubbo is a natural tourist destination for all ages. Long summers, fine food and wine, pristine parklands and a non-stop calendar of events and festivals make it a genuine family favorite.
As well as Western Plains Zoo, Dubbo is home to a number of unique attractions. At the Old Dubbo Gaol you can see prison life as it was over the last two centuries, and listen to thieves, killers and victims of harsh colonial laws tell their stories of crime and prison life.
The Dubbo Observatory offers guests the chance to discover the Moon, planets, Milky Way and beyond with the most hi-tech telescopes in the west.
Experience the beautiful Shoyoen Japanese Garden and Jurian Ceremonial Tea House at the Dubbo-Minokamo Sister City Garden complex.
Dundullimal Homestead is the oldest standing timber slab homestead in Australia - a unique part of Australia's heritage. See how boomerangs are made, and learn to throw them at Jedda Boomerangs - a great day for the whole family!
Dubbo is also home to many superb vineyards including: Bell River Estate Winery, Boora Estate Wines, Lazy River Estate Vineyard, Red Earth Estate Vineyard, Tombstone Estate Wines and more.
Western Plains Zoo
Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo is an immersive experience with open range exhibits in the heart of Central West NSW.
Come & explore this 19th century prison and learn the brutality of prison life, the daring escapes and heritage of the site.
At Dubbo Observatory you can view the stars and planets through telescopes and take astrophotos with your SLR camera.
The gardens are divided into several distinct areas and a waterfall and ponds stocked with Koi carp are a main feature.
Dundullimal Homestead is a heritage-listed former pastoral station and now cultural facility, house museum and events centre.
Boora Estate Wines
Experience a relaxing atmosphere at Boora Estate Wines. Boora Estate Wines cellar door is open for tastings and sales.
Get in Touch79-85 Cobra Street (Mitchell Highway), Dubbo NSW 2830
(02) 6882 4444
Reception HoursMon - Sat: 7am - 8pm
Sunday: 7am - 7pm
Check In/ CheckoutCheck In - After 2pm
Check Out - By 10am
Late check-outs - must be arranged with hosts upon checking-in *Fees may apply.
Smoking PolicyNo Smoking in Rooms.
Smoking areas are provided within the Motel premises.
After Hours(02) 6882 4444