Rutherglen Tourist Information
Your hosts, Mark and Ruth are only too pleased to assist with local knowledge and experiences that will ensure your stay takes advantage of all the wonderful attractions Rutherglen and the Indigo Shire has to offer. Motel Woongarra is centrally located and only short drives away from the mighty Murray River, the border city's of Albury / Wodonga, historic Beechworth & Chiltern and close to the Victorian Snowfields.
You can experience every one of Rutherglen's 22 wineries - take advantage of a guided tour and taste as much of the local produce as you can. Taste the prize winning Parkers Pies for lunch and then take a stroll in the town and enjoy the arts and craft shops that can be found. Explore the history of how Rutherglen was founded with the gold mine or relax and sample the artwork of local artists at the Gallery. If you enjoy boating and fishing the then Murray River will certainly quench your thirst for water activities, and it is only an 8 minute drive away. This and other Rutherglen tourist information is available from your friendly hosts.
Experience the Wine with the Rutherglen Winery Walkabout
One of the most well known events in the area is the Rutherglen Winery Walkabout. This wine festival is held annually on the Queen’s birthday (June) and we are pleased to offer accommodation and Rutherglen tourist information about this and other activities annual events.
Motel Woongarra is also within easy walking distance of local attractions including restaurants, golf clubs, bowls clubs, tennis clubs, shops, pubs and more.