The Man From Snowy River Bush Festival

Every year in April, people head for the foothills of the Australian High Country. They gather in Corryong, north east Victoria, in the Upper Murray region and they come for The Man From Snowy River Bush Festival (MFSRBF). A four-day celebration of Australian bush heritage is brought to life each year at the nationally acclaimed…

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Pub to Pelican Marathon

The High Country Rail Trail is set to be the location of High Country Victoria’s latest marathon event yet! For what will be a winning event on the Victorian running calendar, Towong Shire Council in collaboration with Mathieu Dore Coaching have been working with an excitement bordering on fever pitch, to produce an event hosted…

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Snowy Mountain Tango Festival

Weekend (Argentine) Tango Festival for both advanced dancers and total beginners! If you were looking for a good excuse to visit the Upper Murray and enjoy its stunning landscapes, then this is your chance. Set at the end of winter when the region typically offers clear skies with views to the snow-capped Snowy Mountains, the…

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Khancoban History Tour Bus Trip

The Khancoban History Tour Bus Trip will have you following part of the route that Strzelecki took on the first European ascent of M Kosciuszko. With lunch provided by the Pickled Parrot cafe, join this tour for a look into the unique history of the Khancoban region. Born from the Snowy Hydro Electricity Scheme, visited…

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Strzelecki Memorial

On Saturday 18 November 2023, His Excellency the Ambassador of Poland Professor Maciej Chmielinkski and Mayor Andrew Whitehead unveiled the Memorial on Towong Hill Road. The Memorial commemorates Sir Paul Edmund Strzelecki’s life and achievements and his ascent and naming of their highest mountain, named after his hero Tadeusz Kosciuszko. In March 1840 Strzelecki and…

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Horrie

The beloved story of Horrie begins overseas in early 1941, Egypt. As a pup, Horrie was found by Private Jim Moody, then becoming the unofficial mascot of the 2/1st Machine Gun Battalion, travelling from Egypt to Greece, Crete, Palestine and Syria. Intelligent and easily trained, Horrie acted as guard dog and many times gave early…

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Nariel Creek Folk Festival

The Nariel Creek Folk Festival comes to life with traditional folk music, musical exploration and dance. Celebrating into the New Year since its beginning way back in 1962. From a small gathering of like-minded people and curious locals, the Nariel Creek Folk Festival has become the longest running event of its kind in Australia, continuing…

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Bimbimbi Eco-Glamping

Bimbimbi Eco-Glamping is one of Australia’s most picturesque private eco-retreats. Catered for small groups (maximum 10 guests), Bimbimbi Eco-Glamping is a perfect base for your team building activities, strategic meetings to brainstorm new business ideas, or just a break away with a few friends. Be immersed in the sounds of nature, incredible views to surrounding…

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Corryong Browsers Bookshop.

Welcome to one of the best little bookshop in the country. Corryong Browsers Bookshop (run by the Anglican community) is located in a quiet arcade in the main street of Corryong, one hour east of Albury Wodonga and just over an hour from the snow, in North East Victoria. Our rare, antique, and preloved books…

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Corryong Country Inn

At the Corryong Country Inn, they believe in country hospitality and friendly, professional service. Centrally located in the heart of Corryong, they delight in offering quality motel accommodation. The well appointed ground floor motel accommodation is set in quiet garden surroundings. Rooms range from suites and standard rooms, with queen sized beds, twin share rooms…

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Walwa Community Shop

Walwa Community Shop is open three days per week. The shop offers a little bit of everything from second hand clothing, bric a brac, shoes and a large collection of books. Run by local volunteers, they also supply free fruit and vegetables from excess supplies from local gardens. Walwa Community Shop was established by a…

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Corryong Hotel Motel

Corryong Hotel Motel boasts 12 motel-style accommodation rooms with multiple configurations including queen, twin and family rooms. The Hotel is popular with a range of clientele including tourists and sporting enthusiasts drawn to the breathtaking Snowy Mountains. The Hotel comprises of the excellently presented main bar, function/lounge area, dining room and a new outdoor decking…

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