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Historic Canowindra is a charming small town situated in country NSW, approximately 300km from Sydney and 220km north west of Canberra. Located just a short leisurely drive from the larger centres of Orange and Cowra, Canowindra is fast becoming known as the hot air balloon capital of Australia.
The town's major event, the Canowindra Balloon Challenges held in April each year.
A discovery of fish fossils, some of the oldest in the world has put Canowindra on the map internationally. As a consequence a world class museum has been built in the town to house the fossils.
Canowindra is a rich agricultural centre, its major products are wine, lucerne, irrigated from the Belubula River, sheep, fat lambs, cattle and wheat.