Holiday Accommodation in Mulwala, Murray Region, Australia
The holiday home lakeside town of Mulwala is located adjacent to its twin sister town of Yarrawonga which is situated more on the Victorian side of the lake. After the Murray River was dammed up in the 30’s, creating the manmade lake that is Lake Mulwala, the region became hugely popular among visitors who come down to the lake to rent holiday accommodation. Visitors flock to Mulwala, which comes from the Aboriginal name meaning ‘’rain’’, to enjoy watersports and fishing at their holiday homes on the lake.
Things to See and Do
The Murray River Region of Mulwala is an exciting playground no matter what age you are or what activities you want to do, and a holiday house at Mulawala will create memories that will last a lifetime.
Enjoy an abundance of incredible water sports and activities in and along the water’s edge of Lake Mulwala. The area is widely known as a premier aquatic adventure destination for both locals and holiday makers alike. And don’t worry if you didn’t bring any of your gear, skiing equipment or even your boat with you, you can hire everything in Mulwala. Look out for all the information in your holiday accommodation. Enjoy water skiing, kayaking, swimming, snorkelling, fishing, boating, paddle boating and much more on the banks of this glorious river.
The Pioneer Museum
The Pioneer Museum is an extensive and comprehensive showcase of the early lives and times experienced by the early pioneers of Australia. Even though the pioneering history itself was not that extensive, the museum is loaded with exhibits and fascinating artefacts and stories, that depict the times gone by. Look out for some of the vintage cars, clothing items that show the fashion worn by the Pioneers, dental surgery items, artefacts from aviation, pioneer sporting equipment, leisure items and farming displays.
Lake Mulwala Cruise
No matter what the weather, rain or shine, the MVP Paradise Queen will take visitors on a scenic cruise all along the lake. The luxury cruise boat is fully accessible for all disabled passengers, with easy access for wheelchairs. Ablution facilities are available to passengers on both decks, so nobody has to worry when your toddler needs to use the bathroom when you are half way to nowhere in the middle of the river.
They have a fully licensed bar, and visitors can book for a boozy lunch cruise a sunset cruise or even a romantic dinner cruise. Kids of all ages are welcome to join in on the fun and can even try their hand at boom netting. Check out all the cruise information and times at your holiday rental.
The Yarrawonga-Mulwala Golf club offers golfing enthusiasts the opportunity to get their golfing fix whilst visiting their holiday homes on the Mulwala Lake. The upmarket resort offers something for the entire family; tennis, swimming, lawn bowls, restaurants, croquet and a spa, to help you unwind after a busy day swanning around on the greens.
The wonderful climate of Mulwala offers warm summer days, perfect for all those water sports and balmy summer evenings, perfect for that outdoor family BBQ at your holiday home. The winter rainfall months are mild, but not cold and you can still enjoy a wide array of holiday activities during the winter months. Summer runs from October to April and offers day time highs of 34C and lows of 18C. Winter temperatures are a cool 18C during the day dropping down to 5C at night. Mulwala is the perfect holiday destination to visit all year round.
Getting there from the UK
The closest major international airport to Mulwala is Melbourne, servedby flights from London Heathrow and Gatwick. Connecting flights are then to the closest regional airport at Albury, which is 90km away from Mulwala. Alternatively if you are looking to combine a road trip with your lakeside holiday, you can land at Melbourne and drive the 300km scenic route to Mulwala, then spend the rest of your holiday relaxing at your holiday home.