The hub of the Riverina on the banks of the Murrumbidgee River, Wagga Wagga is more than just the largest regional city in New South Wales - we're an Australian icon - and we can't wait to share our secrets with you!
You will love Wagga Wagga with its stunning landscapes and unusual architecture to sassy shops and a vibrant arts scene, it's a place that will capture your imagination and tempt you to come back again and again.
Our beautiful tree-lined main streets are the perfect sanctuary to take in the natural beauty of our City and plan your day. Take a tour through the 20 hectares of themed garden beds in our beautiful must-see Botanic Gardens, complete with mini zoo and free flight aviary. Why not try one of Wagga Wagga's heritage walks? Even our CBD is dotted with public artworks and superb sculptures that give plenty food for thought.
We've got everything from award winning restaurants, wineries, a microbrewery, made-for Sunday-morning style cafes, organic delis and country pubs offering hearty fare. Whatever your mood, we've got something to suit the occasion. Browse through a comprehensive listing of eating and drinking options in the City here.
Wagga Wagga loves putting on a good show. Each year we hold over 400 colourful and creative events that provides our visitors with lifelong memories.
With a feast of cultural surprises, you'll love unearthing the history and mystery of Wagga Wagga. We're home to several museums, theatres and galleries as well as the Riverina Conservatorium of Music. A dazzling array of arts and theatrical productions to capture your imagination. By day, visit the Wagga Wagga Art Gallery to marvel at Australia's largest collection of studio glass in the National Art Glass Gallery, to see objects d'art by local artisans, as well as a dynamic program of national exhibitions that change throughout the year. View the "Whats On" guide for the city consisting of full calendar of all the upcoming events in the City here.
Almost half of all overnight visitors to the Riverina are choosing to spend the night in Wagga Wagga, to meet this growing demand there is a wide range of accommodation options to suit any budget or preference. For a comprehensive listing of the overnight options in the City, click here.