North East Tourist News
Discover our rural city
EXPERIENCE the natural beautiful scenery, heritage rich history and exceptional culinary delights of Wangaratta and surrounds.
From world class, award winning wines and a celebration of regional produce, to mountainous countryside, internationally renowned cycling experiences, valleys, rivers and streams - the only hard part of your visit will be deciding what to do first.
If you are after a cosmopolitan experience, discover the bustling provincial centre of Wangaratta. The vibrant CBD offers diverse shopping and laneways, alfresco cafes and bars, arts precinct, parks and gardens within easy walking distance. Enjoy a walk along the river or an evening of entertainment at the cinema or performing arts centre - all in line with current COVID-19 regulations.
The region offers a wide range of cycling opportunities, making it the perfect destination to explore on your bike. You don’t need to be an elite cyclist to enjoy many of the tracks in and around Wangaratta. Whether it’s a leisurely ride along the scenic bike paths or taking a more challenging road ride, there are many loops and trails available.
Grab your hiking boots and explore our beautiful walking tracks. The Warby-Ovens and Alpine National Parks offer a number of hikes for sightseers and experienced hikers alike. There are also many leisure trails close to Wangaratta’s CBD which take you along the riverside through native bushland and billabongs.
To find out more go online at www.visitwangaratta.com.au, visit the Wangaratta Information Centre in Murphy Street or phone 1800 801 065.
There truly is something for everyone in Wangaratta.