The Mildura region is renowned for its big skies, rich earth and welcoming locals. Experience respected wine and bountiful local produce that is chosen in the preparation of great food served up at quality restaurants and available at markets, eateries and cellar doors. Discover breathtaking natural beauty, Mediterranean climate and fascinating local histories, stay overnight in comfortable accommodation at apartments, resorts, houseboats, hotels/motels and historic hotels. All of this is located near the region's life source - the wide, ceaselessly flowing Murray River.
Embrace the festive season and come along to Mildura Chaplaincy's Carols by Candlelight at The Nowingi Place down by the riverfront. Featuring a variety of home grown talent singing Carols you and your family love. Sing-along or just listen and be entertained. The highlight of the evening will be a visit from Santa. This is a free event but a collection will be take place if you would like to donate to the Chaplaincy. This event is strictly no alcohol but there will be plenty of food and drinks available. There will be glow stick candles on sale to light up the night. Bring along your blankets and chairs and get ready to settle in for a night of Christmas Cheer. Click here for more info.
The Global Water Willowfest Australian Cricket Club Championships is an annual event held in the beautiful rural city of Mildura nestled on the banks of the majestic Murray River. The 2013 event marks Willowfest's 36th year! The Championships involves cricket teams from all over Australia coming together to play cricket on the first class facilities and vie for big prize money. With all the attractions of Mildura and the amount of prize money, the Global Water Willowfest Australian Cricket Championships is establishing its niche on the cricket calendar. The competition is graded so that all teams have a chance of winning their section and the associated prize money. The round robin competitions will consist of three 50 over matches, and two Twenty20's on day two of competition for the men, while the ladies will play in two 40 over matches as well as Twenty20 matches. And each year Willowfest is looking for the longest Whacker! Click here for more info.
‘Mildura Missile' claims a third consecutive ANDRA Pro Series Top Fuel Championship
DRAGRACER Darren Morgan has claimed his third consecutive ANDRA Drag Racing Top Fuel title held at Calder Park earlier this month. Morgan claimed the title at the last round of the season, at the races held in Sydney, on 805 points, 50 ahead of fellow Sunraysia rival Phil Lamattina. Morgan's third consecutive title is his fourth in the Top Fuel series. Congratulations to Darren and his team on a fantastic achievement!
Mildura Tourism 2013 Spring/Summer TV Commercials
Click here to view our newest 15 and 30 second Spring/Summer TV commercials that went to air on Sunday 27 October on PRIME in regional VIC, NSW and SA.
A huge congratulations to Buronga Riverside Caravan Park who has been voted the most outstanding park in the Family Parks group for a fourth year. Well done to all the staff.
Stefano's Restaurant retains two-hat status!
A huge congratulations to Jim McDougall and the team at Stefano's Restaurant who retained its two-hat status following the launch of The Age Good Food Guide 2014 last month. Stefano's was scored a 16/20 and received high praise in their review. Click here for more info.