Attractions

Top Choice Museum in Echuca

Port of Echuca Discovery Centre

At the northern end of Murray Esplanade, the stunning Port of Echuca Discovery Centre is your gateway to the Echuca wharf area. It presents excellent displays (some of them interactive) on the port's history, the pa…
Top Choice Historic Building in Mildura

Rio Vista & Mildura Arts Centre

The grand homestead of William B Chaffey (a Mildura founder), historic Queen Anne–style Rio Vista has been beautifully preserved and restored. Each room has a series of historical displays depicting colonial life in…
Historic Site in Wodonga

Bonegilla Migrant Experience

For 24 years from the end of WWII, Bonegilla, 10km east of Wodonga, was Australia’s first migrant reception centre, providing accommodation for some 320,000 migrants from more than 30 countries. You can visit some o…
National Park in The Mallee

Murray Sunset National Park

The stunning 6330 sq km of mallee woodland in this stunning national park reaches from the river red gums of Lindsay Island down to Underbool. Note: most of the park is remote 4WD-only territory. You'll need to take…
Museum in Swan Hill

Pioneer Settlement

Swan Hill’s main tourist attraction is a fun re-creation of a riverside port town of the paddle-steamer era (1830 to 1930). The settlement’s displays include the restored PS Gem, one of Australia’s largest riverboat…
Gallery in Shepparton

Shepparton Art Museum

This small but interesting regional museum is best known for its impressive collection of Australian and international ceramics. It also has some fabulous colonial and modern pieces, including works by Frederick McC…
Cemetery in Wangaratta

Wangaratta Cemetery

South of town lies the grave of Dan ‘Mad Dog’ Morgan, a notorious bushranger. It contains most of Morgan’s remains – after he was fatally shot at nearby Peechelba Station in April 1865, his head was taken to Melbour…
Historic Site in Mildura

Old Psyche Bend Pump Station

This station is where William B Chaffey, set up his system in 1891 to supply irrigation and drainage. The modern pumps are electric now and have been placed a bit further up the river. You can walk around the old ce…
Bridge in Swan Hill

Swan Hill Lift Bridge

This wonderful bridge was built in 1896 to span the Murray River at McCallum St (Victoria)/Moulamein Rd (NSW), which had originally been navigated by a punt. The middle span of the bridge was crank-lifted by hand (o…
Sculpture in Shepparton

Moooving Art

This quirky exhibition of colourful life-sized cow sculptures is scattered throughout Shepparton and surrounding towns. The cows mooove (get it?) or, rather, are moooved frequently to different destinations. The cow…