Mildura, meaning 'red earth' is the central hub of the
greater Sunraysia region and is a popular base point
to use for local exploring.
Rich fertile soils combine with precious water of the
Murray River to create feasts for the soul...
This fast growing regional centre is surrounded by a huge variety of irrigated agricultural crops, predominately vines, making it a frequently visited desert oasis.
Appropriately named Victoria's "Clean & Green Food Bowl", the area produces vast quantities of table grapes, wines & dried grapes along with numerous other crops like almonds, olives, citrus, pistachios, asparagus, carrots & so much more.
Dryland farming of the outer region along with the diversity
of the irrigation crops creates a spectacular combination
of patchwork fields to explore all year round.