Gardens and parks in Wagga Wagga
Wagga Wagga is renowned for its stunning parks and award-winning gardens. Take a tour through the 20 hectares of themed garden beds in the beautiful Wagga Wagga Botanic Gardens complete with mini zoo and free-flight aviary.
- Sunday 12 January to Friday 17 January 2014 International Millinery Forum
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- Sunday 12 January to Saturday 18 January 2014 Sounds of Summer Concert Series
- Friday 24 January to Sunday 26 January 2014 Australia Day Celebrations Wagga Wagga
- Sunday 16 February 2014 Wagga Pro Rodeo
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- Monday 17 February 2014 Gumi Race 2013
- Sunday 23 February to Monday 24 February 2014 Australian Formula Powerboats GP - Round Two
- Saturday 14 December Riverina Chamber Orchestra - Christmas Tales
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- Saturday 14 December Wagga Wagga Farmers Market
- Tuesday 31 December Wagga Live - New Years Eve Spectacular
About Wagga Wagga
Situated on the beautiful Murrumbidgee River, 450 km south-west of Sydney, Wagga Wagga is a beguiling mix of natural and architectural beauty. It’s the largest regional city in the State, surrounded by stunning Country NSW landscapes, and is known as the capital of the Riverina region.
Wagga Wagga is often referred to as the Garden City of the South because of its tree-lined streets, sculpted parks and award-winning gardens. Explore the Botanic Gardens with its themed gardens, mini zoo, free-flight aviary and miniature railway. There’s also a vibrant artistic community here – don't miss the stunning National Art Glass Collection.
There are historic buildings aplenty, including the Wagga Courthouse. A visit to the Museum of the Riverina is fun to find out about local heroes or learn about Air Force history at the RAAF Wagga Heritage Centre.
Enjoy a glass of premium sparkling, table or fortified wine from local vineyards in the Riverina, the largest wine-producing region in NSW. To enjoy a good experience of the region’s outstanding food and wine, cast your net a little wider and explore the rest of the Wagga Wagga area. Towns like Lockhart and Junee have renowned vineyards, and accommodation is plentiful.
Borambola Homestead and Vineyard
Owners of the Borambola Homestead and Vineyard in Wagga Wagga. Image Paul Foley
Wagga Wagga Botanic Gardens
Family walking around the Wagga Wagga Botanic Gardens. Image Paul Foley
Horseriding at Hanericka farm. Image Nick Rains
Charles Sturt UniversityWeekend courses at Charles Sturt University. Footage courtesy of Sydney Weekender