Cobram Barooga is located north of Melbourne, on the Murray River and the Victoria and NSW border and forms part of the Sun Country on the Murray region. You can get to Cobram Barooga by car, by bus and train and by air. Once in Cobram Barooga it is easy to get around.
Cobram Barooga is a three hour drive from Melbourne, following the Hume Highway and Goulburn Valley Highway (through Shepparton).
If you prefer to take your time, there is plenty to see and do along the way. There are a number of touring routes to suit ever traveller.
The Sydney-Melbourne Heritage Drive is the inland, self-drive route between Melbourne and Sydney, where Australian pioneer spirit comes to life. There are plenty of places to stop for an hour or a night and a range of different experiences, from the Goldfields, to the Murray River, to our nation's capital. The Heritage Drive encompasses Bendigo, Echuca Moama, Cobram Barooga, Yarrawonga Mulwala, Albury Wodonga and Canberra, as well as Sydney and Melbourne. Perfect for a week, or for a shorter road trip, why not do a three day loop.
Regions along the Murray River offer an array of fantastic experiences. You'll be amazed at how the river changes, as it winds it's way from source to sea.
TRAVEL TIMES & DISTANCE TO COBRAM BAROOGA
|From||Distance to Cobram Barooga||Time by Car|
|Melbourne Airport||251km||2hrs 50 mins|
|Yarrawonga Mulwala||36km||25 mins|
|Echuca Moama||111km||1hr 20 mins|
|Albury||129km||1hr 36 mins|
|Mildura||487km||5hr 30 mins|
|Sydney||681km||6hrs 54 mins|
Both V/Line and Countrylink offer services to Cobram Barooga. For detailed information and timetables visit their websites or give them a call.
- V/Line Coach and Train Services - www.vline.com.au - 1800 800 007
- Countrylink Coach and Train Services - www.countrylink.info - 13 22 32
Tocumwal and Yarrawonga both have small airfields for private aircraft.
Tullamarine Airport is an international airport and located just under 3 hours from Cobram Barooga. Hire a car or travel on public transport from the Melbourne CBD.
When visiting Cobram Barooga, there are a number of options available for getting around.
As a small town, Cobram Barooga is easy to navigate on foot or bikes.
Thomson's Bus Lines operates the Cobram town bus service that runs on Tuesdays and Fridays.
Departs from the terminus at Willow's Caravan Park on Ritchie Rd and runs via Ritchie Rd, Cobram-Koonoomoo Rd, Murray Valley Hwy, Punt Rd, Main St, High St (Post Office), Broadway St, O'Dwyer Av, Elizabeth St, Stokes Av, Karook St, Warkil St, Gregory St, Punt Rd, Campbell Rd, Murray Valley Hwy, William St, Hume St, Hovell Ct, then via Hume St, William St, Main St and High St to the terminus at the Post Office. Return trip commences from the terminus at Cobram Post Office and travels via the above description back to the Post Office terminus then continues via Market St, Terminus St, Broadway St, Murray Valley Hwy, Ritchie Rd and Cobram-Koonoomoo Rd to terminate at Oasis Village.
NOTE: This service operates on Tuesday and Friday only. Bus operates to medical clinics on request. Phone bookings available on 03 5872 1800.
Cobram Barooga Taxis have 3 Taxis and a hire car available for corporate work. Two taxis are wheelchair capable and one is a maxi taxi which can carry 7 passengers. Call 03 5871 1111 to book.