Holiday Packages

How about a trip to Howlong?

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When we plan holidays we often look at well known places and cities to visit. How about towns that many people do not know about and discover unique amenities and places of sightseeing which leave you with memories of a lifetime? One such quaint town that should not be missed in New South Wales is Howlong. It has been original lands of an aboriginal tribe in whose native language the place was called Oolong, meaning haunt of the Brolga Birds. Today this town is located by Corowa shire.

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Unique features of the town

Known as a river town, this place has a population of 2500 with several families living here for generations. With country style living, this town enjoys low cost housing facilities as well as offers schools and sporting facilities for children and families. The town is located by Murray River which is known for water sports and fishing activities. Many people who come here can even put up at best golf course Albury which has accommodations for members and guests. You will find easy charter boat rentals along with an experienced crew who can help you enjoy a successful fishing trip. Water sports activities like water skiing and others provide an enjoyable time for all visitors here. What’s more, you can even visit local wineries which are close by, in areas like North East Victoria or Rutherglen.

Enjoy the recreational activities

This town has an abundance of sports facilities and clubs like golf course Albury. If you are contemplating a move to this town, you will want to sign up for a membership at such a place. Clubhouse facilities offer members a chance to make friends and connections in this town. Social events organized in most clubs make it enjoyable for families of all members here. Again, golfing events are popular in these clubs. You can indulge in gold and other recreational sports that many of these places offer. Even for visitors to the town there are several recreational facilities that provide easy access. You could try pony riding, netball or tennis, opt for skating or simply enjoy public parks here that have barbeque areas, playgrounds for children as well as a swimming pool for public use.


In total, a complete recreational holiday awaits anyone who comes to Howlong. Being a quaint river town with an unusual name, it will be the perfect place to venture for your next holiday with your family. Many accommodation facilities are available in this town that can be booked online. It is also possible to stay at unique golf clubs and motels in this region.