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Leeton - NSW RVFT


Leeton is located within the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area (MIA) of south-west NSW. It is 130 kilometres from Wagga Wagga and only 30 kilometres from Griffith Narrandera the Newell Highway Kidman Way and the Sturt Highway. As the first town planned for the MIA Leeton was designed by Walter Burley Griffin and has blossomed with Australias agricultural fortunes clearly evident in the art deco features that give character to the main streets. There are 21 buildings listed with the Art Deco Society of NSW including the landmark Roxy Theatre which has been screening movies since 1930. Make your first port of call in town the Visitor Centre a beautifully restored building set in a heritage garden. Photographs show the pioneering days and theres extensive information on the area. For those interested in agricultural history the Leeton SunRice Centre has comprehensive photographic and product displays on the Australian rice industry. The Riverinas mild winters and sunny summers are perfect for outdoors activities. There are 102 hectares of public parks and reserves within the Leeton Shire including river red gum forests along the Murrumbidgee River and the Ramsar-listed Fivebough and Tuckerbil wetlands renowned among birdwatchers for hosting migratory birds from the northern hemisphere during warmer months of the year. If the weather turns bad there is also a variety of restaurants clubs pubs and cafes ensuring theres always something to do in and around Leeton.

Those visiting Leeton can find short term parking at Leeton Showground Racecourse Rd. Sites are $10 per vehicle per night for an unpowered site and you are welcome to stay for up to 48 hours. Please note vehicles must be fully self-contained however a dump point and potable water is available here.

Leeton is a lovely town to visit especially for RV travellers.

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TouristVisitor Centre

Leeton VIC 10 Yanco Ave Leeton NSWPh 02 6953 6481Email enquiries@leetontourism.com.au www.leetontourism.com.au
httpwww.leetontourism.com.au

Casual Parking
Sycamore St car park Mountford Park Leeton Visitors Information Centre

Short Term Parking
Leeton Showground Racecourse Rd $10.00 pn non pwr (48hr) self-contained vehicles

Long Term Parking
Gogeldrie Weir Park Leeton Caravan Park The Oasis Caravan Park

Dump Point
Leeton Showground Racecourse Rd

Potable Water
Leeton Showground Racecourse Rd

Hospital
Cnr Wade Ave & Palm Ave Ph 02 6953 1111

Doctors Surgery
30 Kurrajong Ave Ph 02 6953 2733 81 Kurrajong Ave Ph 02 6953 4333 11 Wade Ave Ph 02 6953 2699

Dentist
20 Wade Ave Ph 02 6953 8080 3436 Wade Ave Ph 02 6953 2844

Pharmacy
Leeton Pharmacy 113 Pine Ave Ph 02 6953 3602 Wades Pharmacy 76 Pine Ave Ph 02 6953 2453

Supermarket
Franklins 1 Acacia Ave Ph 02 6953 8924 Woolworths cnr Palm St & Wamoon Ave Ph 02 6953 7311 Golden Apple Superstore Yanco Rd Ph 02 6953 2000 Leeton Tourist Supermarket 11 Bohenah Rd Ph 02 6953 4005


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Leeton New South Wales 2705
-34.55220 , 146.40644

important links

http://www.leetontourism.com.au/

phone/fax

02 6953 6481

email

enquiries@leetontourism.com.au