Why Should You Visit Swan Hill?

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Australia, though a small continent, is full of beautiful and historical places. One of them is the Swan Hill, the famous river trading spot which is located on the Murray River. Here, you’ll find beautiful gardens, a number of parks which also have a lot of other things to offer you. The famous Bruke & Wills Tree at Curlewis Street is another wonder of the Swan Hill.

You’ll get several accommodating options here at Swan Hill which would fit your budget as well. An affordable Swan Hill accommodation does not mean that you have to compromise on luxury. There are also some major attractive places that you should visit if you are in Swan Hill.

  • Pioneer Settlement:
    The Pioneer Settlement at Little Murray Rivers is an amazing spot recreating a historic village on the river bank. The beauty of the place with the flashback of fine old days offers a sense of nostalgia. You’ll but love this place for its historic atmosphere more than anything else. Also, for your enjoyment, there are also some fun activities the place has to offer you, such as paddle steamer murray river service, horse riding etc. The light and sound show in the evening will also be an attraction for you.
    • Lake Boga Flying Boat Museum
      15-20 km south of Swan Hill, Lake Boga Flying Boat Museum is a delight to see. Here, the huge Catalina flying boat will mesmerize you. The museum features flying boats used during the Second World War.
      • Murray Downs Golf and Country Club:
        Another place for you to visit is the Murray Downs Golf and Country Club, where you’ll enjoy the June Racing Carnival. Here the residents of Swan Hill come every year and you’ll get to meet them at the carnival. This will make your tour a special one as you’ll have the opportunity to see the town life.
        • Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery:
          If you are in Swan Hill, and you haven’t visited the Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery yet, you missed the major attraction of Swan Hill. This art gallery features a variety of Naïve art collections by famous artists. Here you’ll see 60 amazing machines including flying machines, bicycle, etc., designed by Leonardo Da Vinci 500 years ago.
          • Swan Hill Farmer’s Market:
            Here you’ll get the best and fresh products, such as strawberries and other fruits, vegetables, olive oil, bread etc., directly from farmers.

Other places you may visit in Swan Hill are-

  • Swan Hill Town Hall
  • Monty Python’s Spamalot
  • Nyah Vinifera State Forests