Thursday, August 1, 2013

Narrabri Airport Car Rental

Supporting the major local cotton industry, Narrabri airport (IATA: NAA) can be found only three and a half miles north east of the town of Narrabri itself, providing a surprisingly close and extremely convenient transport link to the rest of Australia right on the towns doorstep. The town is positioned over three hundred miles away from Sydney making road travel to the city a chore, therefore the airport is vital in preserving the tourism and business links with the rest of the country.

It’s not only Sydney that is connected to Narrabri airport either. Thanks to the operator, Brindabella Airlines, passengers can enjoy commercial flights to Sydney, Brisbane and Newcastle on a weekly basis, meaning that whether they are looking to return home or connect with an international flight they are spoilt for choice. With a bustling agricultural industry of wheat, lamb and beef, as well as popular nearby tourist attractions including Mount Kaputar National Park and the Paul Wild Observatory, it’s no wonder that tourism is becoming more and more important to economy of Narrabri, making the airport an even more crucial part of the local jigsaw. Many tourists opt to take advantage of the local car hire services, although it is often wise to compare Narrabri airport car hire prices before setting off in order to keep costs as low as possible.
Car hire companies in the area include:

  • Budget 
  • Hertz 
  • Avis 

From the air passengers are often impressed by the sight of Pilliga Forest, to the south of the town, which is the last remaining temperate forest in the country.

The Shire of Narrabri meets the Shire of Gunnedah. Creative Commons Image Source: