Econo Lodge Mildura

Phone: (61) (03) 5023 3266

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  • Population approx 50,000
  • Major centre on the Murray River
  • A Victorian food bowl

Mildura is the heart of an expansive wine and fruit growing region, and a great place for your next holiday. The region is renowned for its long tradition of producing and serving fine food and wine at iconic restaurants, farmers’ markets, gourmet eateries and cellar doors.

A modern regional city, Mildura stands on the Victorian side of the Murray River, one of the world’s longest navigable rivers, which runs 2700 kilometres from the Snowy Mountains to South Australia. Get in, on or beside the river – swim at a white-sand beach, paddle through wetlands or board an historic paddleboat to travel up the river.

With a reputation for its mild climate, comfortable accommodation and friendly locals Mildura is a welcoming inland oasis.

Things to do

  • Book a table at Stefano’s – one of Australia’s most famous restaurants.
  • Spend a few days captaining your own house boat.
  • Be entertained by the authors, poets and musicians who come to town from around Australia and the world as part of the Mildura Wentworth Arts Festival.
  • Every November the Mildura Jazz and Wine Festival blends cool jazz with cool settings.
  • Listen to traditional and contemporary jazz at local wineries, aboard paddle steamers, in restaurants and, on Melbourne Cup Day, at the local racecourse.
  • Call in to The Mildura Arts Centre to explore the sculpture park, museum, theatre and the regional gallery, which houses one of regional Australia’s finest collections, including a Degas pastel and contemporary works by Australian artists.
  • Mildura Country Music Festival in September offers country music fans a variety of musical experiences, including talent quests and shows such as the Rocking Redheads and the Bush Balladeers.
  • Pick up fresh local produce at markets, delis, at the farm gate or direct from the producer.
  • Try your hand at ten-pin bowling, go-karting and roller-skating.
  • Play a game of tennis on world-class grass, synthetic and hard courts.
  • Set out to explore breathtaking desert national parks and reserves.

Getting there

Mildura is 540 kilometres from Melbourne and stands at the meeting point of a network of major highways. You can drive to Mildura from Melbourne via Victoria’s Goldfields along the Calder Highway, or along the Murray River on the Murray Valley Highway. The city’s airport is serviced by regular flights between Mildura and Sydney and Melbourne, coaches connect major regional and city centres with the city.


Mildura has all the facilities of a major inland centre, including:

  • Banks – all major banks and credit unions
  • Fuel
  • Accommodation
  • Visitor Information Centre
  • Police
  • Airport

433 Deakin Ave, Mildura Vic 3500
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