Swan Hill Tourism

Pristine natural wonders and a rich history beckons in the picturesque Swan Hill region.

Fun-filled days and endless outdoor adventures abound in the Swan Hill region, a four-hour drive from Melbourne. Strategically positioned on the mighty Murray River, the Swan Hill region offers something for everyone. Outdoor adventurers can water-ski on Lake Boga, catch a giant Murray cod in the river or go bike riding through various scenic trails including the majestic Nyah Vinifera State Forest. Meanwhile, those wanting to enjoy a round of golf can play at the Murray Downs Golf & Country Club, one of Australia’s best golf courses.

The Swan Hill region is also home to several historic walks and a unique collection of attractions, including the Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery, the Flying Boat Museum and the Pioneer Settlement. Make sure you set aside time to enjoy a leisurely Murray river cruise on board the historic PS Pyap and stay for the Heartbeat of the Murray, a spectacular multi-media laser light show chronicling the life of the Murray.

Finally, don’t forget your appetite; the Swan Hill region is home to an amazing range of restaurants, growers and markets – all within an easy drive from each other. The Swan Hill Farmers Market runs on the first Sunday of each month while local producers and farms are open throughout the year, including the must-visit Olson Game Birds pheasant farm.