Moree Plains Shire has an area of approximately 17,928.8 km2 with a population of 14,145. Located in the north west slopes, agriculture is a major industry with wheat, barley, sorghum, pulses, cotton, maize, beef, sheep, olives, pecans and canola production.

Moree sits on the south-eastern extremity of the Great Artesian Basin and is also known as the Spa Capital of Australia.

Data for this website has been sourced from Council’s financial statements, Council’s annual report and Council’s data returns. The website also refers to data from a number of agencies and entities. Please refer to the data page of this website for links to definitions, information on performance measures, benchmarks, OLG Groups and the data sources that have been used.

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