Flying Boat Museum


The famous Catalina flying boat A24-30 is on display outside a secret communications bunker, along with photographs and other displays at this museum 16km from Swan Hill. Flying boats were repaired at Lake Boga during WWII. Opened mid-2018 is the adjacent Boo's Place Lakeside cafe.

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1. Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery

7.95 MILES

This gallery has a permanent collection of more than 300 pieces, focusing on the works of contemporary and local artists. It's known for its collection of…

2. Pioneer Settlement

8.05 MILES

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…

3. Riverside Park

8.58 MILES

The riverside park on the banks of the Murray River is a great place for a leisurely stroll or picnic, and has ponds, fountains and beautiful native trees…

4. Swan Hill Lift Bridge

8.71 MILES

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…

5. Burke & Wills Tree

8.84 MILES

This enormous Moreton Bay fig tree was planted to commemorate the explorers Burke and Wills as they passed through Swan Hill on their ill-fated journey…

6. Olson Game Birds

13.25 MILES

Here's one for the kids: fire up the GPS and drive out to Olson Game Birds, a pheasant farm where game birds are bred and reared. Native birds are also on…