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Menindee is a minor town (population 551 in 2016) in the Far West region of New South Wales in Australia.

Menindee is in the Central Darling Shire Local Government Area, whose main centre is Wilcannia.


Visitors information centre[edit]

Get in[edit]

By car[edit]

Menindee is around 1.25 hrs away from Broken Hill via Menindee Road. Please note that Broken Hill observes ACST and ACDT while Menindee like the rest of New South Wales follows AEST and AEDT. You may have an extra half an hour to spare or you might lose half an hour, depending on which direction you're going.

By train[edit]

1 Menindee Train Station. is frequently served by the Western NSW 446 Central train service from Broken Hill and takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes.

Get around[edit]

By car[edit]

Car is a quick way to go around the town but the time spent sin't worth the time to turn on, and turn off the car quickly. You'd be better off walking unless you are going out of town.

By walking[edit]

Walking is also a great option and the quickest point from end to end is 3 km long. If you choose to walk in the summer months, it can get up to 60˚C. Drink sufficient water and always carry water with you.


  • 1 Barka Ngnugu, 38 Darling St, Menindee NSW 2879.



  • 1 Darling River Supermarket, 47 Yartla St, Menindee NSW 2879, +61880914288.


  • 1 Redsands Takeaway, 32 Menindee St, Menindee NSW 2879, +61880914444.


  • 1 Albermarle Hotel, 42 Menindee St, Menindee NSW 2879, +61880914212.
  • 2 Maidens Hotel, 2879/59 Yartla St, Menindee NSW 2879, +61880914208.


  • 1 Burke & Wills Menindee Motel, 54 Yartla St, Menindee NSW 2879, +61880914313.
  • 2 Menindee Bridge Caravan Park, Menindee St, Menindee NSW 2879, +61880914282.
  • 3 Menindee Lakes Caravan Park, Menindee Rd, Menindee NSW 2879, +61880914315.


Telstra fully covers the area with either 3G or 4G. Other providers don't provide coverage in Menindee.

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This city travel guide to Menindee is a usable article. It has information on how to get there and on restaurants and hotels. An adventurous person could use this article, but please feel free to improve it by editing the page.