Located in southern NSW, the Riverina is famous for its rich heritage, natural beauty and outstanding restaurants, wine and produce – all wrapped in a welcoming hospitality that will make you feel right at home.
From the excitement of our larger cities, such as Wagga Wagga and Griffith, to the quaint country charm of our many historical towns and villages, the Riverina has something unique to discover around every corner.
Nature at its best
The majestic Murrumbidgee River runs through the heart of the Riverina, from the hills of Gundagai to the Hay plains, while the Edward River flows peacefully through Deniliquin and the Lachlan River winds its way through Booligal and Hillston. The Riverina is an ideal holiday destination in NSW for those seeking fishing and watersports experiences, or who just wish to relax and enjoy the sounds and beauty of nature.
Tastes and smells that delight
Licorice and chocolate, olive oil and wine, oranges and sugarplums. You’ll find all the best earthy delights in the Riverina, served fresh by a roster of exciting restaurants, cafes and producers. Explore our Insider’s Guide to some great culinary experiences from around the region.
History comes alive
Heritage tourism experiences are abundant, from bushrangers and gold, to Indigenous, pastoral and industrial history that is exciting to learn about and explore. Many of our towns and villages still feature original buildings and streetscapes, adding to their charm.
The Riverina offers so many day trip destinations, or take a weekend, week or longer and explore the region in its entirety!
Bidgee Classic Fishing Competition Life in the Spotlight Shag Gregory Memorial Poker Run Deniliquin Golf Club Autumn Classic The Wiggles Taking Off Tour Naponda Farmers Market Wagga Farmers Market Riverina Rush - Narrandera Criterium, Open Water Swim and Narrandera Triathlon Anglican Boot Sale - Narrandera Art on the Levee
West Wyalong Swap Meet Bidgee Classic Fishing Competition Deniliquin Golf Club Autumn Classic The Wiggles Taking Off Tour Riverina Rush - Narrandera Criterium, Open Water Swim and Narrandera Triathlon Cootamundra Sunday Markets Wagga Rotary Sunday Markets Leeton Rotary Market Day Jerilderie Mini Rail Griffith Rotary Markets
The Bald Archy Exhibition John O’Brien Festival Great Moscow Circus Travelling Film Festival Joe Hawkins Cup Wagga and District Kart Racing Club - Twilight Meeting Riverina Conservatorium of Music Concert Series 2013 - No 2 - Grigoryan Brothers Guitar Duo Temora Aircraft Showcase Day Tarcutta Markets Urban Harvest Fruit and Vegetable Swap One Tree Pub Festival Deniliquin Matchmakers Festival It’s my Party (and I’ll die if I want to)