Murray River and Snowy Mountains view, Towong, Upper Murray

Showcasing 'The Man From Snowy River' Country

 

upper murray attractions

Love    an  affordable, adventurous, rewarding, educational and relaxing place to live or to visit?...

The Upper Murray is a nature theme park, where you can experience Australia's highest mountains and the best part of Australia's longest river, the Murray River, and its upper rivers, creeks and streams.
Stay a week or a lifetime!

We have all the ingredients for a good time.  Love to catch a fish?
We have premier rivers, creeks and lakes fed by the melted snows of the Australian Alps, which are full of fish up for the challenge. Trout and Murray Cod are plentiful.

We have all the ingredients for a good time.Love to ski?
You'll find skiing action in the Upper Murray all year round. Snow ski the Snowy Mountains in winter. It is an easy day trip from the Upper Murray to Thredbo or Mt. Selwyn. Water ski Khancoban Dam in summer.

We have all the ingredients for a good time.  Love to get out into the open air and feel free?
Then our meandering and interlinking roads through the Upper Murray valleys are perfect, both for horse, man and machine powered touring.

The Upper Murray is a god-send for motor cyclists and touring cars.
Off road, there are many tracks waiting for 4-wheel drive enthusiasts, mountain bike riders and horse riders to explore.Eastern grey kangaroos at Geehi, in the foothills of the Snowy Mountains

Hiking and Bush walking adventures await in our parks.

We have all the ingredients for a good time.Love taking great photos?
Then our amazing lookouts, beautiful waterfalls, magical mountains, stunning parks and amazing wildlife will provide the perfect back drop or subject. Take a picnic and really seize the day.

We have all the ingredients for a good time.Love to fly like a bird?
Hang gliders, paragliders and pilots of small planes, have we got the great place for you. We have the facilities and we are waiting for you. The sky really is the limit here.

We have all the ingredients for a good time.Love to taste the best meat Australia has to offer?
Then you definitely cannot leave the Upper Murray until you have tasted the fruits of our agricultural industry -the most delicious grass fed beef, tender lamb and succulent pork in Australia. Ask at any of our local restaurants for a taste of the Upper Murray's finest.

We have all the ingredients for a good time.Love to learn about Australian history?
It's just not the household names that are important markers of our nation's history. The richness of our country's history is found in the stories and artifacts of ordinary people living in extraordinary places and times.

Our ' Man From Snowy River Museum' in Corryong and our major annual festival, The Man From Snowy River Bush Festival, both keep our stories of the past alive. Come and learn about 'our' piece of Australian history.Back to Top

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