With Easter & Anzac Day Long Weekends in April it’s the perfect time to head on up to Swan Hill and check out:
- The Lake Boga Yatch Club Easter Regatta
- Plenty of live music including Thirsty Merc & a tribute to Billy Joel
- School holiday programs at Pioneer Settlement, Art Gallery & Library
- Tennis, Speedway, Lawn Bowls & Horse Racing Events
- Comedy festival roadshow
- Art exhibitions
- the not to be missed Quambatook tractor pull
- and, as always, the great local regional markets
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The huge Murray cod mounted near the park in Swan Hill says it all – this is cod country. Local angling stories in this part of the world revolve around cod. But the more popular fishing is for the Redfin (English Perch) and Golden Perch. The Redfin not only fights well and make excellent table fare, but it often bites better when the water warms up! And don’t forget the Yabbies and Murray Crayfish.
Daniel at BIG4 Swan Hill is relatively new to the area but has strong fishing credentials working as a pearl diver and deck hand in Karratha, North West Australia. If you need help setting up, finding information or have any general boating or fishing questions Dan is there to help you out.
Below we have summarised useful information to help plan your next fishing trip. The largest Murray cod ever caught was 1.8m and weighing 113 kg!!
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Referred to as Sky Mirror, Lake Tyrell has beautiful and unique opportunities to view and photograph the most amazing sunrises, sunsets and one of the most amazing spots in Australia to look at the stunning night sky and star gaze at the amazing milky way.
Our guests have travelled from all over the world to get the chance to see this amazing beauty and take home some stunning photographic memories!
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Everyone loves a craft market, a farmer market or a bring on everything market.
Swan Hill is in the heart of the Murray food bowl and Swan Hill’s fresh produce can be found plated up throughout the region at the many regular markets.
The markets near Swan Hill are well worth a visit!
Friday nights (November to March): Lake Boga Farmers Market
1st Saturday & Easter Saturday: Murrabit Markets
1st Sunday: Swan Hill Famers Market
2nd Saturday: Handmade on the Murray Indoor Artisan Market
2nd Saturday: Nyah District Lions Country Market
2nd Saturday: Robinvale Community Market
2nd Sunday: Kerang Antique Auction
3rd Saturday: Swan Hill Anglican Boot Sale
3rd Sunday: Swan Hill Rotary Market
4th Sunday: Cohuna Farmers & Makers Market
Last Weekend in October: Swan Hill Annual Market Day
More details and locations are below:
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