Wentworth attractions

Nature Reserve in Wentworth

Perry Sand Hills

Around 6km west of Wentworth (signposted off the Broken Hill and then Renmark roads), these low orange sand dunes date back 40,000 years. They are at their best (and most photogenic) at sunset or sunrise. Take a car…
Museum in Wentworth

Wentworth Pioneer Museum

You can see some local history in this interesting museum across the road from the Old Wentworth Gaol. There are eclectic exhibitions including a megafauna replica display, and a collection of photos of the paddle s…
River in Wentworth

Murray-Darling River Junction

The point where the Darling River flows into the Murray lies in Wentworth's southwestern corner. The riverside park, accessible from Cadell St, has enormous red river gums shading the banks, plus an elevated lookout…
Museum in Wentworth

Old Wentworth Gaol

At the northwestern end of town, the Wentworth Gaol is a fascinating step back in time; it opened in 1881 and was in operation until 1927. There's an antique store on-site.