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Known for its vibrant communities and packed calendar of events, The Murray plays host to a whole host of high profile events throughout the year. Join in the fun and frivolity at music and food and wine festivals, sporting events and art exhibitions.

Mildura

Travel up to Mildura early in the year for the Murray River International Music Festival and the Mildura Wentworth Arts Festival and catch some of the creative energy buzzing around this art-loving town. For the literary types, the Mildura Writers Festival in July is a must. September brings the Mildura Country Music Festival, Australia's biggest showcase of independent country music artists. The Mildura Jazz, Food and Wine Festival in November combines the best of Australian modern and traditional jazz with the opportunity to sample the region's fine wines. Lastly, the biennial Mildura Palimpsest is a visual arts event that promotes artists' engagement with the cultural and natural environment of the Mildura and Murray Darling region.

Rev it up

Take the opportunity to catch some of the country's big names alongside local heroes at The Riverboats Music Festival, held beside the river each February in Echuca-Moama. Blues lover? Bring your harp and guitar and head along to the Echuca Moama Winter Blues Festival in July.

Feel the need for speed? Take things up a notch with an Easter visit to the Mildura 100 Ski Race competition or the Club Marine Southern 80 in February, the largest waterskiing race in the world with over 40,000 spectators.

In the pond, on the greens

In December, try your luck at the Cod Opening Classic, Australia's largest inland fresh water fishing competition or head to Corowa for the Murray Golf Masters, held over three days and attracting the best amateur golfers in the region.

For a bit of a exercise and a whole lot of fun, sign up for the Massive Murray River paddle. This popular local event has been running since 1969 and covers a distance of 404km over five days.

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Makers markets

Christmas Monster Market

The annual Christmas Monster Market will be held at the Yarrawonga Foreshore. Running from 8:00am to 1:30pm. The Christmas Monster Market offers a...

3 Dec 2016

Produce markets

Wodonga Junction Square Farmers Market

Wodonga Junction Square Farmers Market is a fair dinkum farmers market where you can meet the farmers and producers and enjoy their products. The...

3 Dec 2016
17 Dec 2016

Produce markets

Albury Wodonga Farmers Market

The Albury Wodonga Farmers Markets is the place to spend your Saturday morning. Shop for the best seasonal fare while supporting the local growers...

3 Dec 2016
17 Dec 2016

Produce markets

Echuca Farmers Market

Echuca Farmers Market is an accredited member of the VFMA and held on the first, third and fifth Saturday of each month. Walk through the variety of...

3 Dec 2016
17 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2016
7 Jan 2017

Produce markets

Eden Farm - Farm Gate Sale

Eden Farm hold fortnightly farm gate sales. Eden Farm have grass fed beef and produce on their Demeter certified biodynamic farm. Whether you are...

3 Dec 2016
17 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2016
14 Jan 2017

Markets & vintage

Love Your Local Twilight Market

An afternoon/evening of Lakeside shopping alongside the beautiful Victoria Park Lake, Shepparton. Browse the many varying stalls, eat your way...

3 Dec 2016
28 Jan 2017
25 Feb 2017
18 Mar 2017

Community

Katandra CC Annual Pink Stumps Day

Katandra Cricket Club is hosting their annual pink stumps day to raise money and awareness for the McGrath Foundation and their wonderful work they...

3 Dec 2016

Music

River RockFest Swan Hill

Come down to River Rockfest Swan Hill to see Code 5, Pseudo Echo, Thirsty Merc, Chocolate Starfish and the Black Sorrows. Show starts in the...

3 Dec 2016

Exhibitions

Rod McNicol: Memento Mori A Monash Gallery of Art travelling exhibition

Rod McNicol’s photographic practice has always concentrated on portraiture as a genre that highlights mortality. For more than three decades, McNicol...

3 Dec 2016
5 Dec 2016
6 Dec 2016
7 Dec 2016

Sports

2016 Cod Classic

Australia's richest freshwater fishing tournament and most eagerly awaited social event on the fishing calender, the 2016 Yamaha Cod Classic and L....

Until 4 Dec 2016

Community

A Nostalgic Christmas at Glenlossit

Celebrate Christmas at Glenlossit ,the home of Doug and Glenice Holmes for the annual fundraiser for the Numurkah and District Historical Society. At...

Until 27 Dec 2016

Community

Chiltern Cancer Cruise

A unique event dedicated to the memory of local resident John Jamison. This is a car and bike show with a difference. Please bring your car or bike...

Until 8 Apr 2018
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Tour the Murray River and discover lush farmland and desert landscapes, red gums, historic paddle steamers, and sample local food and wine.

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Golf

The Murray is a year-round golfing haven that stretches from Albury to Mildura. Tee off on a course along the banks of the beautiful Murray River.