The skies around Corowa are perfect for gliding with many clear days throughout the year. The Australian Soaring Centre is a class of its own. Come out and watch the gliders take off and fly around the country side or for those a little braver enquire about going up yourself.
Since 2001, they have been one of the ultimate soaring centres in Australia with a variety of gliders available for hire. A world class venue hugely popular with regular visitors from Europe and all around Australia.
It was agitation in the border district and centred in Corowa, which after the depression of the 1880s rekindled interest in Federation.
The intense dislike of the customs duties was the main motivating force in the organisation of the 1893 Corowa Federation Conference.
In 1895, the premier's conference acted upon proposals put at the Corowa Conference and on January 1, 1901 the Commonwealth of Australia was proclaimed and Corowa proudly claims the title of the 'Birthplace of Federation'.
Take the not-so-challenging one minute wander from the motel or car park to the clubhouse, have a quiet tea or coffee and look out over the panoramic view of your next challenge for the day, the mature and inviting Corowa Golf Course.
TAB and Keno facilities are available in the clubhouse, takeaway is available from the bar. At nightfall, you'll probably be ready for relaxed dining or some vigorous partying.
Whatever the challenge you've set yourself, either for the day or throughout your Play...
There is entertainment for everyone at the Corowa Returned Services League (RSL) Club. The friendly staff and inviting atmosphere of the club will make your visit enjoyable.
With many options available from dining to entertainment every visit will be different. Full TAB and Club keno facilities, more than 200 poker machines, live bands on Friday nights and many visiting entertainment acts there is something available for all to enjoy their visit.
There are a number of options available for ...
Since September 2009 the new company known as Corowa Whisky and Chocolate has been open for business and it is gratifying to see visitor numbers increasing.
A confectionary sales area has been established in the main brick building where visitors can gaze at the 20 meter high roof surrounded by walls that are solid brick and half a meter thick. A Café and Coffee Shop serving the finest beverages, devonshires and light meals is through the first door.
The original engine room that once housed...
Corowa Shire is steeped in history, playing a significant role in the 1901 Federation of Australia. The self-guided walking tour around the historic buildings within Corowa tells the story of the Birthplace of Federation; including where the original conference was held to put into place the proposal that started the wheels in motion to declare Australia a Federation.
A self-guided historical map is available from the Corowa Visitor Information Centre and gives you the history of the beautiful ...
Enjoy a cruise on Lake Mulwala in M V Paradise Queen, the all weather luxury cruise boat.
It is a double storey vessel with an enclosed area on both decks. Kids enjoy the thrill of boom-netting. Features include a fully licensed bar and toilets on board. Easy access for wheel chaired and disabled passengers
Departs Yarrawonga Foreshore, Services Club and Mulwala Water Ski Club (Melbourne Street, Mulwala)
Come and see cars and motors from all ages at Max's Motor Museum.
The museum displays comprise of vintage cars to modern; oil engines and free standing V-12 motor.
This private collection is a must see, it also comprises cars belonging to local enthusiasts who house their cars at the museum.
And much more...
Spend some time at Murray Bank Yabby Farm relaxing on the peaceful shady lawns surrounding The Yabby Lake. Bring along your family and friends to try the age old skill of yabbying by scooping yabbies from the water with your hand, or maybe settle for a yabby scoop. Laze away in a canoe on the smooth water, watching the ducks glide by.
Cook your own catch or enjoy a barbecue or picnic lunch. Canoe hire includes life jackets. No swimming in the lake and children must be accompanied by an adult....