Best known for its variety of regional produce like, rice, grapes, vegetables, citrus and stone fruit the Riverina has the benefit of being watered by the Murrumbidgee River and rich fertile soil. Towns such as Hay, Griffith, Leeton, Narrandera, West Wylong, Temora and Wagga Wagga have a wonderful history and beautiful heritage buildings.
Wagga Wagga is located on the banks of the beautiful Murrumbidgee River and is considered the capital of the Riverina district. An easy road trip from Sydney or Melbourne, this vibrant city’s tasty food and wine scene, galleries, riverbank walks, gorgeous gardens and parks, and fascinating heritage will charm you. So much to see and do!
Visit the Botanic Gardens Zoo (a must for the kids), explore the Museum of the Riverina, the Marrambidya Wetland, amble on the Wiradjuri Walking Track and browse the National Art Glass Collection.
Wagga Wagga also has many award winning wineries, a micro brewery as well as impressive assortment of pubs, bars, restaurants and cafes.
A great base for exploring the Riverina region, and an ideal meeting and resting destination for travellers.
The Riverina – a rich rural experience not to be missed!