Towns throughout the region have their own unique histories and you'll love nothing more than exploring their past. Immerse yourself in the rich history of the region which is proudly on display at the many museums, galleries and historic buildings.  


From captivating historic buildings such as the Oddfellows Hall and the Urana Courthouse, to the creation of Lake Mulwala and iconic artworks by Tommy McCrae, you will enjoy discovering a region which is steeped in history.

Learn about local legends, historic structures and the journey of townships from their establishment to what they are today.  

There are plenty of ways for you to explore the history of the area, from self guided tours to museums and story boards. Sometimes the best way to learn about what makes this region so fascinating is to speak to the locals themselves - many of which have a family history which is embedded into the past of this region. 



Arts & Culture

Discover the region through the eyes of local artists and immerse yourself in the unique art and culture that plays such an integral role in the identity of this great region.  



Discover your own culture trail

Corowa's History

Corowa’s rich history is on ample display with captivating historic buildings including the Corowa Courthouse and the Oddfellow’s Hall, where the People’s Convention actually took place.



Discover Corowa’s history

Howlong's History

With historic buildings scattered throughout the town, Howlong’s Heritage Trail provides the perfect way to explore this quintessential Australian country town.



Discover Howlong’s history

Mulwala's History

To discover more about the pioneering history of Mulwala and its industries, head to the Yarrawonga – Mulwala Pioneer Museum and explore the intricate exhibits on display all year round. 



Discover Mulwala’s history



  • 0.2km Corowa

    Step back in time and discover Corowas history and its role...

  • 35.13km Mulwala

    Yarrawonga Mulwala Historical Society has established a...

  • 34.61km Mulwala

    Lake Mulwala is an unforgettable sight with its majestic and...

  • 75.22km Urana

    Step back in time with the Urana Soldiers Memorial Hall. The...

  • 0.64km Corowa

    Corowa is steeped in history, playing a significant role in...

  • 21.39km Howlong

    The Howlong Historic Trail consists of 28 locations and is a...

  • 74.89km Urana

    The progress of Urana! Come and visit the historic Urana...

  • 9.01km Rutherglen

    The Rutherglen Common School Museum was built in 1872, it was...

  • 7.96km Rutherglen

    The Rutherglen Gold Battery is located on the northern fringe...

  • 9.06km Rutherglen

    The water tower, which is now affectionately call the 'The...

  • 9.11km Rutherglen

    This walk is approximately four kilometres long and will take...

  • 0.92km Corowa

    No matter the season, there is always something to do along...