With so much to see and do around the Albury Wodonga area. The Albury City Motel is a great place to base yourself.
Cool off and head to Lake Hume for a paddle, swim, ski or a spot of fishing. Lake Hume holds approximately six times the volume of water in Sydney Harbour and has many great spots to enjoy a BBQ or picnic.
Take a refreshing dip in the mighty Murray River or cruise your way along the river bends in a canoe. Noreuil Park has some terrific spots to unwind under large elm and plane trees.
Experience the excitement and glamour of the Albury Gold Club. Watch the horses galloping down the green at this feature event on the country racing calendar.
As the season turns, enjoy sunny days and cooler night. Drive through Albury’s beautiful tree lined streets up to Monument Hill to the War Memorial with great views over the main street and city.
Take a day trip to the historical towns of Yackandandah or Beechworth. Bathe in the warm rays of sunshine through the vehicle window as you wind through picturesque countryside. This is also a popular drive especially for the motorbike enthusiast.
Experience food and wine at its best on the long weekend in June at the annual Rutherglen Winery Walkabout. Wineries hold specialist events around the region showcasing their winemaking talents and the town holds a large country market on the Sunday in the main street.
A good month for some dedicated footwork along Albury’s streets taking in some retail therapy. When all shopped out recuperate and delve into something delicious in one of the many cafes or restaurants in Albury.
Head to nearby Victorian snowfields of Falls Creek, Mt Hotham and Mt Buffalo for a winter wonderland of snowboarding, skiing, tobogganing or good old fashioned snowball throwing fun.
Henty Machinery Field Days held over 3 full days has an agricultural smorgasbord of farming and country lifestyle exhibits. Enjoy the drive to Henty past prime agricultural land and observe the spectacular display of bright yellow canola crops, signalling the start of spring.
Not to be overlooked are the kids. Albury has a great selection of playgrounds for the young and young at heart, a trampoline centre, zone lazer tag and more to keep busy minds and feet happy.
A great time of year for going golfing, cycling, swimming, walking or bowling to name a few options. For those feeling less energetic visit a selection of outdoor markets and pick up some tasty regional produce.
Head North through rolling hills to the farming community and town of Holbrook. Discover why the town has a decommissioned Australian submarine – the HMAS Otway in the main street.