Narrabri is a community united in support, support of worthwhile causes, support of new investments and developments, support on the sporting fields and in local political arenas.
Narrabri is also a centre of diversity, diverse in culture, individual interests, business orientation, employment opportunities, sporting pursuits and lifestyle choice.
Synonymous with rural living is the love of the outdoors and physical activity. The lifestyle of residents is enhanced by the multitude of sporting, social, church and special interest groups, clubs and societies maintained by the popularity they generate.
From an everyday perspective Narrabri well caters for residents in terms of educational facilities, boasting registered day care facilities, preschools, primary schools and high school. Various TAFE and adult education programs are run from the local TAFE, headquarters for the local district. The University of New England has a campus within the Narrabri TAFE facility which is a great for those doing distant education out of the University.
Other community based services include a new hospital, a number of medical practitioners, physiotherapists, pharmaceutical services, an ambulance service, chiropractors, podiatrist, radiologists and specialists. Narrabri Health Centre now located at the hospital provides services to the general public as well as offering home care, organised health programs and health education services. Jessie Hunt Aged Care Hostel provides for the well being of our more elderly and dependant residents.
The business acumen of Narrabri is second to none. Business conducted in Narrabri is of local, regional and international significance. Expertise can be found in the areas of marketing, engineering, manufacturing, agricultural consultancy and business management. Many organizations provide industry support to the agricultural undertakings of the district. The town boasts a multitude of banking and credit union facilities within the main street of the town.
Retail and service based businesses are extensive, however there are opportunities for retail, tourism and industrial enterprises to take advantage of the significant resources of the area.