Set amongst the lush surroundings of the Macquarie Valley and boasting a peaceful alternative to the fast-paced life of bigger cities like Sydney, Dubbo offers a fantastic lifestyle with plenty to see, do and experience.
With National Dental Care currently offering a Lead Dentist role at our friendly Dubbo practice, we’re taking a sneak peek into what this vibrant regional city has to offer.
As the Lead Dentist in our Dubbo practice, you’ll combine exceptional leadership skills and compassionate nature with the ability to motivate your team, meet practice objectives, and ensure every patient receives the highest standard of care.
Sitting around 300km north-west of Sydney, the city of Dubbo is a thriving metropolis at the heart of regional New South Wales, with a stunning location by the picturesque Macquarie River. Known for its welcoming locals, bustling events scene, and close-knit community, Dubbo is home to a vast array of exciting attractions that offer something for everyone.
From the award-winning Taronga Western Plains Zoo to Dubbo’s numerous museums and galleries - including the impressive Western Plains Cultural Centre - you’ll be spoilt for choice when deciding on weekend activities. Why not do a spot of star-gazing at the Dubbo Observatory or take the kids to the Old Dubbo Gaol for a little taste of local history?
Meanwhile, nature lovers will adore the many outdoor adventures on offer in Dubbo and its surrounds, such as the riverside Tracker Riley Cycleway, or the Dubbo Heritage Walk that combines a scenic stroll with an exploration of the city’s fascinating past.
As for foodies, Dubbo’s happening culinary scene is set to delight, with everything from fine dining restaurants to charming country-style pubs and cafes. And with an impressive array of farms, graziers and vineyards - as well as the gorgeous Dubbo Farmers Market - Dubbo is truly a foodie’s paradise.
With 57 education facilities, over 100 sports clubs, and more than 150 acres of recreation space, Dubbo provides an excellent standard of living for local residents, with every modern convenience at your doorstep. Meanwhile, a lower cost of living and more affordable property prices make Dubbo an attractive alternative to some of New South Wales’ more expensive cities.
From its laidback lifestyle and vibrant city atmosphere to the thriving local community, Dubbo is certainly an ideal choice for those looking to relocate and experience the many benefits of regional Australian living.
“Living in Dubbo has been one of the best and most memorable experiences of my life.Aside from having all the sights, sounds and tastes of regional and country NSW just a hop, skip and jump away, what makes Dubbo special for me is the people.From friends and colleagues to patients and locals, it’s the wonderful, easy-going community which makes Dubbo what it really is.” – Dr Kanishko Das - Dentist, NDC Dubbo
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