The Robinvale region remains an important location for the indigenous Latje Latje people, traditional owners of this land. Reminders of their pre-colonial history can still be seen today. Head just north-east of Robinvale to Bumbang Island, a nature reserve where evidence of Aboriginal communities, structures and more than 700 scarred canoe trees can be found. Note that permission to visit Bumbang Island must be obtained by the Murray Valley Aboriginal Co-operative. Check with the Visitor Information Centre for more details.
Make sure you discover more about the region's rich and fascinating Aboriginal culture and history by visiting the Story Wall at the southern end of the lake in Lake Boga or the river walk in Swan Hill or visit the Aboriginal Ring Tree located just south of Tooleybuc, a fascinating example of a tribal territorial marker.