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Albury, NSW

Albury offers many experiences to soothe the spirit and delight the eye. Situated on the banks of one of the world’s great rivers, The Murray, and surrounded by enormous beauty and diversity, the Albury Wodonga region is wonderful to explore – there is something here to suit everyone.

Albury

Albury has broad tree-lined streets, interconnecting walking and cycling tracks and many areas of parkland to provide peace and relaxation. The Botanical Gardens are world class, there are three penguin parades everyday and nearby Lake Hume, with a capacity six times that of Sydney Harbour, boasts a kilometre of shoreline for every day of the year.

There are first class venues for all sports, including some spectacular golf courses. Water sports abound in the region with fantastic water skiing, canoeing, fishing and swimming. Or take the opportunity to explore spectacular Lake Hume

Be moved by HotHouse Theatre, the only professional theatre company in Regional Victoria, and marvel at the skills and grace of the Flying Fruit Fly Circus. Enjoy live music at a café, a pub or concert venue, or discover local culture and history through the many galleries and museums of the region.

Albury

Located in the fertile Murray Valley, Albury Wodonga is the hub of one of the richest and most diverse areas of primary production in Australia. Foods are varied, unique and abundant. Whether your taste in dining is haute cuisine, contemporary café, club or pub, you will be delighted by the range of eating experiences available, using a range of fresh local produce, and complemented by the internationally renowned wines of the region.

Location: Straddling the Murray River 115kms from Wagga Wagga, 300kms from Melbourne, 350kms from Canberra, 575kms from Sydney.

Climate: Average January (summer) temperature maximum 33.1°C, average July (winter) temperature maximum 13.6°C.

Transport Access: Daily air, rail, interstate and local coach services. Hume Highway passes through Albury Wodonga.

Accommodation: Motels, hotels/pubs, clubs, bed and breakfast, farmstays, resorts, cabins/cottages, camping caravan parks and self-contained accommodation.

Visitor Information Services: Albury Wodonga Gateway Visitor Information Centre. Open 9am to 5pm everyday. Phone: 1300 796 222.

Nearest Airport: Borella Road, Albury

Albury Map

Experiences

  • Caravan and Camping
  • Farm/Station
  • City
  • Rural/Country
  • Cultural
  • Eco Tourism
  • Environmental
  • Food and Wine
  • Historic/Heritage
  • Nature based
  • Relaxation

Popular Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Bush Walking
  • Canoeing
  • Cruising
  • Golfing
  • Shopping
  • Skiing - Water
  • Swimming
  • Wine Tasting
  • Winery
  • Adventure
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife
  • Fishing - Game
  • Fishing - Trout/Fly
  • Fishing - Estuary

About Albury

  • Locality: Major urban locality
  • Albury Postcode: 2640
  • State: New South Wales
  • Region: Country NSW
  • Latitude: -36.08214
  • Longitude: 146.91017
  • Elevation: 157m
  • Population: 4804
  • Median Income: $40872
  • Area (Sq/km): 5.683
  • Timezone: Australia/Sydney

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