Things to Do in the Area
Located on Australia’s largest inland beach, Barooga is one of the best destinations for virtually every occasion. It has plenty of fun activities to do with your family, places to explore with your friends and romantic spots to enjoy with the one you love. Barooga is for adventurers, golfers, water sports enthusiasts, campers, foodies and everything in between. There truly is something for everyone in Barooga.
If you want to find adventure:
If you love water sports, then Barooga is the place to go. You can rent a boat to fish on the Murray River or dock at the shore and enjoy the beautiful beaches, If having a bite to eat or beer or wine is more your style while checking out the scenery why not jump onto ‘Cobba’ the paddlesteamer which leaves from Thompsons Beach in Cobram. Canoe and kayak rentals give you a closer look at the beautiful river and let you be more active. Rent a bicycle or ride your own in the Murray River Regional Park and get some adventure right on land.
If you want to connect with nature:
The beautiful Barooga Botanical Gardens are the perfect place to get in touch with nature. The landscaping and flower gardens excite all your senses and provide a great place for people of all ages to enjoy. The Quinn Island Wetland Sanctuary allows you to walk through river red gum forests where you can bird watch and catch a glimpse of the native animals. Sit on the sandy beaches of the Murray River and soak in all the sounds of nature. The Golf Couse has plenty of kangaroos to look at and don’t forget to look up at the Gums you may just see a koala!
If you want to bond with family and friends:
Not all destinations can serve as both a place of relaxation and a place of fun, however Barooga is one of the few exceptions. Whether you are playing water sports with your kids, touring the Barooga Botanical Gardens with your friends, touring one of the original log cabins with your family or checking out Cactus Country with your buddies, you can enjoy your time with family and friends before you catch up on some rest and relaxation. We are also not to far away from some great wineries.
If you want to relax:
With some of the most beautiful, natural spots in Australia, Barooga has plenty of options for you to just sit back and relax. Grab a blanket and lay on the sandy beaches of the Murray River, or sit back on a bench at the Barooga Botanical Gardens, and take some time to do absolutely nothing but relax. If that is too much relaxation for you then try your hand at a serene 18 holes at the Cobram Barooga Golf Club or any of the other nearby golf courses.
No matter whether you like an action-packed getaway, a relaxing vacation or a bonding trip with your family or friends, Barooga can offer it all. In fact, if you choose the right Barooga accommodations, you can be centrally located to everything Barooga has to offer so you can spend less time travelling and more time enjoying your time in Barooga.