Designed in 1914 by renowned urban planner and architect Walter Burley Griffin, Leeton owes its existence to the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area. Leeton has 102 hectares of public parks and reserves and many impressive, well preserved examples of art deco architecture. Walk around town to view the 21 buildings listed in the register of the Art Deco Society of New South Wales.
Leeton is also one of Australia’s richest food producing areas. Make sure you visit a local winery or call in to the Leeton Visitors Information Centre to take part in their “Tastes of Leeton” demonstration.
Leeton is an Urban Location area within the local government area of Leeton in New South Wales, it is located approximately 448kms from the capital Sydney and extends over an area of 230.794 square kilometres. Leeton has a recorded population of 8623 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Daylight Time zone Australia/Sydney.
If you are planning a visit to Leeton we’ve put together some of the things you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Leeton and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.