5 days 4 nights Griffith tour, NSW
Griffith is only about 5 hours’ drive from Melbourne. It’s the heart of the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area located in the north-western part of the Riverina region of New South Wales, known commonly as the food bowl of Australia.
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Griffith is renowned for its Italian heritage, fine wineries, and orchards. It’s one of the largest wine and vegetable production areas in Australia.
Walter Burley Griffin, a landscape architect from Chicago, designed the town of Griffith and was later responsible for the urban development of Canberra.
Go with Harlan on this 5-day Griffith tour try out some local good foods and experience a different lifestyle in a countryside town.
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Today we travel a long Journey to Griffith. We depart Melbourne and head towards Shepparton, Katamatite with a stopover at Finley for our lunch break at Finley RS Club before we arrive at our Motel in Griffith to freshen up before Dinner.
9.00am: Arrive Griffith Visitor Information Centre to watch 7-min DVD on Griffith, wander the interpretive display area and view the stained glass window
9.30am: Pick up Guide for Town Tour 1 ½ hrs (FOC) – Includes viewing of Regional Theatre Curtain (if available).
11.30am: Depart for Riverina Grove (local gourmet food factory)
12.10am: Depart for Lunch at own cost
8.45am: Depart Griffith for John Lake Centre (Narrandera Fisheries)
10.00am: Stop for a Morning tea
10.30am: Tour of John Lake Centre
11.45am: Depart for Narrandera for lunch with Narrandera CanAssist. (Options available from $15pp)
2.00pm: Depart for Southern Cotton (Ginning season April-September) – must wear closed in shoes
8.45am: Depart for a guided tour of Rice Farm
10.30am: Depart for Morning tea at Park in Main Street
11.30am: Depart for Pioneer Park Museum visit, lunch & train ride around the park. Buy own lunch.
1.45pm: Depart for wine tasting at Winery
3.00pm: Return to Griffith for Free Time
Today we are head back to Melbourne with a stopover at Shepparton. Arriving in Melbourne around 5PM
- Luxury coach travel and all Entrance fess
- Accommodation, Bed & Cooked breakfast
- Lunch and Dinner at own cost