Our regional centre, Corowa, is 300km from Melbourne, while Mulwala is around 280km. The easy drive takes a bit over 3 hours
Head north along the Hume Freeway and exit at Benalla (for Mulwala) or the Corowa Wahgunyah turn off, north of Wangaratta (for Corowa). Continue through Corowa following Federation Way turning left where it meets Riverina Highway (B58) on to Urana. Mulwala is 40km west of Corowa and Howlong is 27km east of Corowa.
From Sydney the trip is about 6 hours 30 mins. Head south along the Hume Freeway and exit at the Albury, Lake Hume, Corowa turn off and follow the signs. For Urana take the Wagga Wagga exit and follow the Sturt Highway (A20) through Wagga Wagga (85km) then turn left on Collingullie Jerilderie road towards Urana via Lockhart (85km).
Albury Airport is 28km east of Howlong, 58km east of Corowa and operates multiple daily flights between Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and regional centres. Narrandara /Leeton Airport is located 81km north of Urana.
• Regional Express Airlines operates services between Melbourne and Albury or Wagga Wagga and between Sydney and Albury, Wagga Wagga or Narranderra/Leeton.
For flight schedules and fares contact 13 17 13 or visit www.rex.com.au
• Virgin Australia operates services between Sydney and Albury. For schedules and fares contact 13 67 89 or visit www.virginblue.com.au
• QantasLink in Sydney and Albury. For schedules and fares contact 13 13 13 or visit www.qantas.com.au
V/Line and CountryLink run a number of daily rail services between Melbourne and Sydney and visitors can stop at Albury or Wangaratta and connect with bus services that link Corowa, Howlong and Mulwala with other regional centres and capital cities. Passengers can connect with the XPT Fast Train, VLine train and bus services at Wangaratta or Albury Station.
Bike hire and walking and cycling maps are available from the Corowa Visitor Information Centre and the Yarrawonga Mulwala Visitor Information Centre.
Corowa Visitor Information Centre offers bike hire for $20 per day. Adult and child bikes are available, including helmets. Bookings are essential – phone 02 6033 3221.
Bikes can also be hired from Howlong Golf Resort, Urana Caravan Park and Action Bike and Ski Hire in Yarrawonga.
You can hire a car from any of the major hire companies at Albury Airport or Narrandera Airport. Thrify and RentMeACar both have outlets within walking distance of Albury train station, while Hertz has an outlet near Wangaratta train station.
There are two taxi businesses that service Corowa and Mulwala:
Some local clubs and the Royal Hotel offer a shuttle bus service to and from their venues.