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GETTING HERE

You’ll be well placed when you choose to stay in the Corowa region. Centrally located between the mountains and the mouth of the Murray River, the Corowa region is only 3 hours from Melbourne, 4 hours from Canberra and 6 hours from Sydney. With a mediterranean climate and vibrant atmosphere, the Corowa region is an ideal holiday destination.

HOW TO GET HERE

Car

From Melbourne, head north along the Hume Freeway and exit at the Corowa Wahgunyah turn off and follow the signs. The turnoff is north of Wangaratta. Corowa is 300km from Melbourne. Continue through Corowa following Federation Way turning left where it meets Riverina Highway (B58) on to Urana 80km from Corowa.


Mulwala is 40km West of Corowa and Howlong is 27km East of Corowa.


From Sydney, head south along the Hume Freeway and exit at the Albury, Lake Hume, Corowa turn off and follow the signs. For Urana take the Wagga Wagga exit and follow the Sturt Highway (A20) through Wagga Wagga (85km) then turn left on Collingullie Jerilderie road towards Urana via Lockhart (85km).

Air

Albury Airport is located 28 km East of Howlong, 55 km East of Corowa and operates multiple daily flights between Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and regional centres. Narrandara /Leeton Airport is located 81km North of Urana.

•    Regional Express Airlines operates services between Melbourne and Albury or Wagga Wagga and between Sydney and Albury, Wagga Wagga or Narranderra/Leeton. 
For flight schedules and fares contact 13 17 13 or visit www.rex.com.au
•    Virgin Australia operates services between Sydney and Albury. For schedules and fares contact 13 67 89 or visit www.virginblue.com.au
•    QantasLink in Sydney and Albury. For schedules and fares contact 13 13 13 or visit www.qantas.com.au
•    Jetgo will commence Albury to Brisbane direct flights from June 20, 2016 with 4 return flights per week. For flight information and fares phone 1300 328 000 or visit www.jetgo.com

 

Visit www.alburycity.nsw.gov.au for arrival and departure times.

Train and Bus

V/Line and CountryLink run a number of daily rail services between Melbourne and Sydney and visitors can stop at Albury or Wangaratta stops and connect with bus services that link Corowa, Howlong and Mulwala with other regional centres and capital cities. Passengers can connect with the XPT Fast Train, VLine train and bus services at Wangaratta or Albury Station.


Community Bus Transport is only available on selected days from Urana and Oaklands to Albury and Yarrawonga. Service to Wagga Wagga is available on request. Bookings are essential. Please phone 02 6920 4162.

Hire cars

You can hire a car from any of the major hire companies at Albury Airport, Narrandera Airport and Wagga Wagga Airport.


Country Car Hire will deliver and pick up your rental vehicle by arrangement at a time organised at booking at a pre arranged location within Corowa or Howlong. Phone 1300 668 779.

Taxi

There are 2 taxi businesses that service Corowa and Mulwala being Corowa Rutherglen Taxi P: 02 6033 1634 and Yarrawonga Mulwala Taxi  P: 03 5743 2111. Alternatively, you can jump on one of our registered Clubs shuttle buses (please contact the Clubs for further information).

Bike Hire

Once you have arrived in the region, bike hire and walking and cycling maps are available from the Corowa Visitor Information Centre and the Yarrawonga Mulwala Visitor Information Centres.


Corowa Visitor Information Centre offers bike hire for $20 per day. Adult and child bikes available including helmets. Bookings essential. Please phone 02 6033 3221.


Bikes can also be hired from Howlong Golf Resort, Urana Caravan Park and Action Bike & Ski Hire in Yarrawonga.

 

OTHER INFORMATION

Free Internet

Corowa Shire Civic Centre and Library, 100 Edward Street, Ball Park, Corowa. 
Howlong Community Resource Centre and Library, 59 Hawkins Street, Howlong. 
Mulwala Civic Centre and Library, 71 Melbourne Street, Mulwala. 
Libraries offer free use of computers during business hours.
Outside of Library hours own devices required.

Emergency

Police, Fire & Ambulance - Dial 000
Corowa Police Station - P: 02 6033 1144
Mulwala Police Station - P: 03 5743 8099
Howlong Police Station - P: 02 6026 5344 
Urana Police Station - P: 026920 8044
Oaklands Police Station - P: 02 6035 4204
Rand Police Station - P: 02 6092 9530
Corowa Hospital - P: 02 6033 7555
Urana Hospital - P: 02 6920 8106

Waste Dump Points

Visitors can use the free dump points located at Rower’s Park Corowa, Lowe Square Howlong and Purtle Park Mulwala