Forbes offers a unique blend of modern lifestyle in a historic setting. The tranquil Lake Forbes is central to the identity of the region and offers residents numerous recreation and leisure activities.

Ideally positioned on the Newell Highway halfway between Brisbane and Melbourne, Forbes is a major urban centre. Combined with excellent communication infrastructure and road network, Forbes makes for an attractive business location.

Forbes’ unique and creative culture has attracted a growing population seeking a rural lifestyle as well as employment opportunities.