Travel on or along Australia's longest river and wander through red gum forests, sandy river beaches and enjoy the endless sunshine the region has to offer. Or, get sporty and tee off at some of the best golf courses in the country.


Take a tour with indigenous culture groups to learn about this culturally significant area or visit the world's largest River Red Gum forest. Check out Cactus Country, Australia's largest cactus farm. Bring along your dog and enjoy cactus infused food and drink.

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Choose from links style resorts or smaller local resorts which are perfect in all seasons as the region is blessed with endless sunshine. Tee off with mind-blowing views of lush fairways, sleek greens and views of the Murray River and red gums.

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Food and wine

Enjoy everything from fine dining to farm fresh produce in the region. Wine regions include Rutherglen and the Goulburn Valley. Or try something different by going along the Murray Farm Gate Trail to find cheeses, wines, oils, fruits, nuts and fresh meats.

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Art and heritage

See the Shepparton Moooving Art display of painted cows. There's 90 to find and they all have their own unique personalities. You can also discover the region's rich Aboriginal history going back thousands of years, as well as the historical importance of steam boats for trade.

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