Rutherglen is located approx. 275 km northeast of Melbourne via the Hume Freeway. Although once a former gold mining town, now Rutherglen is far better known as a superb wine and award winning gourmet food producing region.
What Can I Do In Rutherglen?
Stroll around the historic streets of Rutherglen, enjoying the gourmet delights of the many cafes. Visit the local tourist information centre and their friendly staff of locals or the many boutique style shops on offer.
Explore the wonderful winery circuit and an opportunity to taste some of the regional wines available.
Taste delicious local award winning produce on offer such as olives, nuts, berries, honey, trout and murray cod, cheeses etc…
Ride along the Muscat trail on bicycles (bring your own or hire from Rutherlen Tourist information) along the Murray River to 10 of the local wineries.
|- Tastes of Rutherglen|
|- Winery Walkabout – Queen’s birthday weekend
- Country Market - Main St, Rutherglen
|- Wine Show|
|- Tour de Muscat (cycling)
- Winemakers of Rutherglen - legends weekend
For more information, go to Rutherglen's website.