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The Upper Murray and Corryong Victoria

Welcome to the magnificent Upper Murray

Corryong is the vibrant rural hub of the magnificent Upper Murray region of North East Victoria and southern New South Wales with breath-taking scenic beauty all year round.

Spring in the Upper Murray

 

Every season is spectacular in Corryong and the surrounding towns in North East Victoria.  Spring brings lush pastures of green and brimming creeks and rivers ideal for fishing enthusiasts and nature lovers.

Crystal Clear Creeks

 

Lingering warm summers draw visitors to the many waterways of the area in pursuit of aquatic delights and the mighty Murray River is crystal clear

 

Autumn in the Upper Murray rivals none with it’s display of red, gold, and orange leaves making this an ideal time to sight-see and heaven for photographers.

 

Thowgla Creek Corryong Autumn LeavesSnowy Mountain View over The Murray River

Snow capped mountains, cool crisp air and cosy log fires herald the arrival of winter. Watch out for the famous Corryong fog! The BEST views of the Australian Snowy Mountains is from various lookouts and scenic drives in the Upper Murray just a few kilometres from Corryong Victoria.

 

Located in the picturesque foothills of the Snowy Mountains and the birthplace of the mighty Murray River, the Upper Murray has something for everyone, the romantic, adventurous, indulgent, sportsman, the nature lover, the art lover, coffee snob, and families.

The area’s beauty is only matched in it’s magnificence by the friendly country hospitality offered by it’s locals.  The changing seasons, and a variety of activities with which to pass the time, offer visitors to the Upper Murray an experience not easily forgotten.

Exploring the Crystal Clear Waters of the Upper MurrayIt’s so easy to pass time in Corryong and it’s surrounding towns in the Upper Murray.  Camping, fishing, canoeing, bushwalking, four wheel driving, white water rafting, hang gliding, water skiing, touring or just relaxing and enjoying the scenery, the people, the peace which makes this part of Australia a pure delight to visit.

Corryong VIC - Upper Murray Tourism copy

 

Getting to the Upper Murray and Corryong Victoria

West of Mt. Kosciusko and 124 kilometres east of Albury/Wodonga on the scenic route between Melbourne and Sydney, Corryong  is a beautiful small rural town and the largest town in the Upper Murray in North East Victoria.  Here you will find the Upper Murray Visitors Information Centre.  The volunteer staff are locals with a broad knowledge of the region and are keen to help you have a wonderful holiday.  The Visitors Centre is well stocked with maps, information, and local products and souvenirs and local knowledge.

 

Drive to Corryong via the Murray Valley Highway or see the map below with alternative routes.  Follow the river downstream from Towong to the Hume Dam and enjoy “The Great River Road” experience. On the way stop at some of the wayside stops along the river and the experience the tranquillity of the townships of Tintaldra, Walwa and Jingellic.

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 Upper Murray touring Map