A thriving modern city with a leisurely country style, Albury Wodonga offers a charming mix of stately heritage buildings, established parks and gardens and tree-lined streets.
The Murray River flows between the twin cities, winding through an unspoiled landscape of rolling valleys, hills and lush farmlands. Once a busy trade route for paddle steamers, the river is now very much a part of Albury Wodonga’s relaxed lifestyle and provides excellent freshwater fishing opportunities.
Albury Wodonga is a great place to discover art galleries, fine cuisine and renowned local wineries. Visit the Albury Regional Art Gallery, home to an impressive permanent collection of works by Australian landscape painter Sir Russell Drysdale. Time your trip to coincide with Wodonga’s Carnivale or take a drive and sample local varieties at surrounding wineries.
Uncover the region’s pioneering past at local museums or just take a walk and explore the rich history reflected in the grand architecture of the city’s buildings, most notably the restored Albury Railway Station. Originally completed in 1882, the station remains one of the most significant country stations in Australia.
Discover Australia’s migrant history at the Bonegilla Migrant Experience. Built in 1947, Block 19 Bonegilla was Australia’s first migration reception centre, housing over 320,000 migrants from 1947 to 1971.
Albury Wodonga is about three-and-a-half hours from Melbourne, and is also easily accessible from Sydney and Canberra as it sits at the junction of the Hume Freeway (National Highway One), Olympic, Murray Valley, Riverina and Kiewa Valley Highways.
Wodonga is an Urban CBD Location area within the local government area of Wodonga in Victoria, it is located approximately 252kms from the capital Melbourne and extends over an area of 37.088 square kilometers. Wodonga has a recorded population of 18948 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Daylight Time zone Australia/Melbourne.
If you are planning a visit to Wodonga 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 Wodonga and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.