Wagga Wagga

Foodies, grab your notebooks because the capital of the Riverina region is a diner’s delight.

Farm-fresh produce grown on the fertile banks of the Murrumbidgee River provides the pantry for astounding dining. Feast your senses on regional wines, locally brewed beers and gourmet produce. Spend hours in the city’s art galleries and museums or go to the banks of the meandering Murrumbidgee to experience an outdoor showcase of Aboriginal heritage.

Frequently Asked Questions about Wagga Wagga

What makes Wagga Wagga unique?

Wagga is the hometown to several of Australia's most prominent athletes, including 2016 Olympic gold medal rugby player Alicia Quirk and Australian Football Hall of Fame inductee Wayne Carey. This sporty pedigree is known as the "Wagga Effect"-maybe there's something in the water?

When is the Wagga Wagga show?

The Wagga Wagga Show takes place each September. Go on rides, pet the livestock and eat heaps of savoury and sweet food.