Nature in Finley
Home to beautiful Finley Lake and the largest irrigation channel in Australia, Finley is a peaceful Riverina rural town that's surrounded by farmland. Enjoy the rural scenery, and look out for fields full of rice.
Located near the Murray River, Finley is the centre of the Berriquin Irrigation Area. It also has an artificial lake, Finley Lake, perfect for various water sports and lakeside picnics. Other things to do around Finley include golf, horse racing, fishing and relaxing. Stop here for a break while travelling along the Newell Highway. Finley is 23 km north of Jerilderie.
In 1935, construction on the Mulwala Canal began in order to provide employment and bring water to the area's rich farmland. At Finley Lake you'll find a boat ramp, pool, gardens, picnic area and children's playground featuring a replica sailing ship.