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Driving North East Victoria | Southern Riverina

These self-drive inspirations for your next escape to the region includes one of the best in the country 

THOUSANDS of kilometres of interesting roads crisscross North East Victoria and the Southern Riverina, Australia's premier inland playground. The region has all the essential ingredients for the perfect road trip - stunning, ever-changing scenery, incredible attractions, welcoming cities, towns, and villages, and great, uncrowded, touring roads. So, what are you waiting for. Fill your tank and start exploring the roads we've been driving and have come to know and love for the past 54 years. - Photo credit: Bethanga Bridge, NSW/Victoria border, Destination NSW

Great Alpine Road

Photo: Visit Victoria

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These shorter regional drives are also rippers

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Our test track
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Regional highways Riverina
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Kids' play
Granya Gap Road
The back way to Melbourne

Day drives

WE have intentionally not included any day drives from Albury-Wodonga to the many cities, towns, villages or hamlets in North East Victoria and the Southern Riverina region of New South Wales.

All places within the region are easily reached within an hour or two, the exception being Omeo (three hours) in the Victorian High Country (visit our Facts and figures page - click here).

You can enjoy a delightful day out at most places and return to Albury-Wodonga - if that is your base - by late afternoon. We do, however, encourage visitors not to rush and support the other towns in the region by staying a day . . . or three.

* Please drive carefully. The only statistics we want to read about are visitor numbers.

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Local motoring history e-books / books 

'The Thomson Diary', 'A spirit of progress - 110 years of motoring in Albury-Wodonga', and 'Are we there yet, Mr Holmes?', are popular local motoring history e-books that are free to read online. Click on a book cover and wait a few moments for the book to load.

Thomson diary
A spirit of progress
Are we there yet Mr Holmes?

'Car Wars Down Under' by Murray Hubbard is the story of Australia's first land speed record. The 240-page book is available from leading book stores for $30

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