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Tocumwal

The mighty murray river is a great holiday destination for water skiing, camping or swimming. Tocumwal is perfectly located as the gateway to New South Wales and Victoria and is only 3 hours drive from Melbourne. When you arrive at the friendly town of Tocumwal you can book at any one of a variety of accommodation venues, all within easy walking distance to the first tee of Tocumwal Golf Club.

While staying in our area why not enjoy the many activities and events in our region. Stay an additional day and visit some of the unique attractions and events we have on offer. The Central Murray Border region and surrounding towns are prosperous farming communities, rich in history and culture.
Take the opportunity to discover Tocumwal's  hidden treasures right on the banks of the mighty Murray River.

For the days when you don’t wish to golf, there is lots to see and do whilst at Tocumwal. Visit our Tocumwal Visitor Centre and pick up further information on attractions, town & area maps, market dates & bookings, accommodation information & bookings, bush walk maps, book river cruise and area tours or purchase art, craft or souvenirs. Visit www.toconthemurray.com.au

Local Attractions

The BIG FISH is a must see whilst visiting Tocumwal. Set on the riverbank with manicured lawns, great childrens play area and free bbq facilities.

Tourist Information Centre (Right beside the BIG COD)

Tocumwal Visitor Information Centre provides a range of information for the tourist and traveller alike, including maps of the town and region, information on local and regional attractions, assist with accommodation and other services as required. Entry is free!
41 Deniliquin Street, Tocumwal, Ph 03 5874 2517
www.toconthemurray.com.au


Tocumwal Historic Aerodrome Museum

Largest aerodrome in the Southern Hemisphere during the World War II. A museum display of photographs, articles, books, model aircraft and memorabilia.
Is displayed in the Tocumwal Bowling Club situated in Adams St, within the town's 'sporting complex' just minutes from the Town Centre. Learn more about the history of Tocumwal and the Liberator

A 1 hour presentation for groups can be arranged by appointment, telling the incredible story of the war years at Tocumwal Aerodrome.
For Bookings telephone 03 5874 2795

Tocumwal Visitor Information Centre,

43 Deniliquin Street Tocumwal.
Ph: 03 5874 2517
Freecall: 1800 677 271

Tocumwal Railway Heritage Museum (A Lion's Project)

the Tocumwal Railway Station in Deniliquin Street is located at the western end of town. There are two museum areas. In the front museum, there are many photos and memorabilia dating back to 1908, also a mural depicting a steam train crossing the Murray River in 1995. The northern end of the museum is furnished with old furniture and memorabilia collected from surrounding areas.
Morning and afternoon teas and light lunches for groups can be catered for by prior arrangement.
Groups and buses welcome.
The museum is  open by appointment.
If you wish to visit please contact Barbara on 03 5874 3425 or 0438 743 425.
Jim / Cheryl 03 5874 3753 or contact the Tourist Information Centre 03 5874 2517.

Sport Aviation

Take a scenic flight over the mighty Murray, learn to glide or just enjoy the ride.
Gate 10 Babingtons Road, Tocumwal.
Mobile 0427 534 122 Eddie Madden.
Recreational aviation for both Gliders and Light Sports Aircraft.

Australian SportAviation

Everyone can enjoy fully instructional flights above Tocumwal on the Murray River.
Call for more details 7 days a week.
Mobile 0429 001 605 Don Escott.

Tocumwal R.S.L. (Returned Soldiers League)

The Returned and Services League has a wide range of memorabilia with many interesting local family histories. It gives and insight into the changes that have been made in the defence forces over the life time of the R.S.L.
A presentation for groups can be arranged, recounting the war history of the R.S.L.
Ph:  RSL:03 5874 2482
Rob: 03 5874 2303
Bill: 03 5874 2186
Excellent shaded childrens playground plus covered bbq facilitites. Plenty of seating amid beautifully manicured lawns.

Tocumwal Markets

Tocumwal Foreshore Market & Tocumwal Regional Farmers Market please see the Information Centre for dates.
Foreshore Market dates can be obtained from the Tocumwal Information Centre on 1800 677 271.

Tocumwal Bowls Club

Bistro 6pm Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Charity Bowls Monday 6pm.
Indoor bowls Monday 9.30am. Social bowls 03 5874 2253

Chrystie's Museum

Chrysties Museum is a lifetime collection which will enthral and amaze.From an old logging truck to working vintage cars, farming equipment,classic caravans and collectables, there is something for everyone. Set on 1.8 hectares, Chrysties Museum is a lifetime collection which will enthral and amaze. From the old log truck to working vintage cars, farming equipment, classic caravans and collectables, there is something for everyone.
Ph. 03 5874 3358; M: 0429 382 409; Email: jch24073@bigpond.net.au

The BIG Strawberry

For something completely different, pop in to Scenic Drive Strawberrys at Koonoomoo and try their delicious fruit wines, liquors & crèmes.

Plunkett Fowles Winery

PO BOX 22
Cnr Hume Freeway & Lambing Gully Rd
Avenel VIC 3664
Ph 03 5796 2150
www.plunkettfowls.com.au

Monichino Winery

Wines of Victoria
Berry’s Rd, Katunga
Ph 03 5864 6452

Fyffe Fields Winery

Wines of a large selection
Murray Valley Highway
Ph 03 5748 4282

Murray Estate Winery

Local grown, traditional made wines
Tocumwal Rd, Mulwala
Ph 03 5745 8345
Tocumwal is known for its beautiful beaches on the mighty Murray river. These are perfect for your next camping holiday.

Events Around Tocumwal

  • Finley Show: 1st Sun. September
  • Berrigan Show: 1st Sun. October
  • Open Gardens: Tocumwal, Finley & Berrigan - October
  • Horse Racing: Tocumwal Easter Saturday Wknd, Berrigan Gold Cup & Blitz Ball Melb. Cup Wknd
  • Finley Craft Fair: November
  • Mars Red Cross Murray Marathon: 1st night Toc. 27th Dec.
  • Finley Rodeo: January
  • Finley Riverina Country Music Roundup: January
  • Tocumwal Classic - Fishing Comp: January
  • Tocumwal Easter Eggs-Travagnza: Horse races, jazz in the park, market, etc.
  • Tocumwal Country Craft Fiesta: June Queens B'day Sun
  • Traditions in Tocumwal Weekend: July \ August - Quilts, Embroidery, applique, etc. Workshops & Expo