Make the most of your time in The Murray’s Sun Country and enjoy the glorious winter sun while enjoying some of the best river beaches in Australia, ideal for camping, picnicking or a relaxing day out.
Home to an abundance of agricultural land and working farms, the Murray Farm Gate Trail will have you tasting some of the very best local produce while meeting with the farmers, makers and creators who make it all happen.
Olive lovers will want to get their fix at Rich Glen Estate, a family run olive farm producing 150 extra virgin olive-oil based food and natural skin-care products. Alternatively, visit their shops in town, the Rich Glen Provedore for all things food based and the Orangerie
for natural olive based skincare and beauty products.
Also on the Farm Gate Trail is Cactus Country, gifting a little slice of Mexico along 12 acres of sandy walkways filled with varying species of cacti and succulents.
Keep close to Lake Mulwala and explore the waters, a mecca for native wildlife, and birdlife with a peaceful kayak paddle. Take a historical charter aboard Yarrawonga’s only paddlesteamer, PS Cumberoona and enjoy a delicious set menu as you cruise, or fire up the BBQ and cook up your own lunch with Lake Mulwala Barby Boats. The boats seat 10 – 12 people with a sound system to set the tone, a cooler for drinks and of course, an on-board barbecue, no boating or fishing license is required, and you can even bring your furry friends along for the day.
For those itching to tee off on the greens, Blackbull Golf Course’s 18-hole Championship Golf Course designed by course Architects Peter Thomson, Ross Perrett is sure to provide a challenge while Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club’s 45-holes offer river or lake views and plenty of strategic and satisfying layouts. Both courses are in Australia’s top 100 and showcase some of best in The Murray.
Grab a bite to eat or sip your way through the local wine list at Blacksmith Provedore. Nestled on the banks of Lake Mulwala and serving up a range of cheese and meat platters alongside freshly cooked pizzas, Blacksmith Provedore is the perfect place to spend an afternoon unwinding with friends.