Wagga Wagga is one of Australia”s leading regional cities. Located on the banks of the Murrumbidgee River, it is home to Charles Sturt University, RAAF Base Forest Hill and the Australian Army Base Kapooka.
Wagga Wagga is famous for the many sports stars that have originated from there. Visit the Wagga Wagga Sporting Hall of Fame website or pop into the Museum of the Riverina in the historic Council Chambers.
Garden lovers should visit the Victory Memorial Gardens, designed by Sir Thomas Kerr (designer of Sydney”s Botanic Gardens) as a tribute to those who fought and died during the WW1.
Wagga Wagga is accessible via regular flights from Sydney and Melbourne, a two hour drive from Canberra, or via the Countrylink train. There are a variety of accommodation options. Wagga Wagga has dozens of restaurants and cafes, and many national food chains.