Federation Story Self Guided Walking Tour

Follow the Federation Story Self Guided Walking Tour through the beautiful surrounding area to discover the important part Corowa played in the Federation of 1901, when Australia transformed from being six colonies to a unified nation in 1901.

See where the Federation Conference was held in 1893 as you pass by the town’s historic buildings.

  • Corowa Golf Club, Corowa
  • Pfeiffer Wines, Wahgunyah

About Corowa

This historic Country NSW town, nestled on the banks of the Murray River, has many fine examples of traditional 19th-century architecture that are easy to explore. 

For a fascinating glimpse into the turbulent years of Australian history, including the town's place in the birth of Federation, visit the Corowa Federation Museum. Take a self-guided walking tour around town or enjoy a relaxing picnic on the banks of the Murray.

Visit the scenic Corowa Gold Club or visit the Corowa Information Centre and Bike Hire to find out where you can enjoy a local game of tennis, bowling, horseracing, fishing, rowing or water sports.

Adventure seekers should check out the Australian Soaring Centre at Corowa. Watch as sailplanes glide above the paddocks and mountains of this world-famous soaring venue.

Foodies will enjoy local wineries, the Murray Bank Yabby Farm and Corowa Whisky and Chocolate.

Corowa is 609 km south-west of Sydney and an hour west of Albury. While you're here you can choose from a wide range of accommodation options, including historic homes, farm stays, caravan parks and motor inns.

Fly into Albury Airport

Albury Airport is located 5 km from Albury’s city centre. Use the shuttle bus and taxi services at the front of the terminal to take the short journey south west into the city centre. Alternatively, rent a car from the hire services at the airport and explore the region at your own pace.

Albury is home to the third busiest Airport in regional NSW with around 180 flights a week in and out of the city. Qantas Airlines and Regional Express operate daily direct flights to and from Sydney and Melbourne, while Virgin Australia operates daily direct flights to and from Sydney. JETGO Australia now also flies directly between Albury and Brisbane.


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