Art & culture
Over the centuries the Murray region has inspired artists, poets, writers, and craftspeople. Stroll through galleries to see iconic artworks and explore local history at museums across the region.
Stop by impressive regional galleries in Mildura, Swan Hill, Albury and Shepparton. See famous Australian paintings by artists such as Sir Sidney Nolan and Sir Russell Drysdale, as well as the best work of local artists from around the Murray region.
Back in time
Local museums offer an insight into the history of the area, from ancient Aboriginal heritage to paddle steamer days. Explore the ancient stories of the Aboriginal people, discover the history of early settlers, or learn about early life in a bustling paddle steamer port.
The Murray has a strong artistic tradition. Visit the regional galleries, and browse through handmade pieces at specialist art and craft stores.
Wander through recreations of pioneer settlements or head to one of many national parks, which serve as open-air museums of Aboriginal history.