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When you visit Albury, prepare for one good thing after another. What things you ask? All the great things highlighted in our blog articles below. Discover stylish restaurants, hip bars, boutique shopping, fun activities, professional services, great outdoor recreation and a busy calendar of events and festivals. Our blog is your go-to guide for what’s happening in the Albury CBD – The capital of regional Australia. Keep up to date with new articles by subscribing to our newsletter, and have everything you need to plan your next short trip, family getaway or holiday to Albury.

Father’s Day in Albury

Father’s Day is fast approaching on Sept 1st, and there is plenty to choose from in the Albury CBD to keep Dad happy. Show Dad you care with these great offers from your favourite local businesses. Father’s Day Raffle at Commercial Club Unsure what gift Dad would like? Take him… Read more »

Picnic in the Park

Who else is making use of the warmer weather? After being cooped up this year, picnics are the perfect occasion to spend time with friends and family out in the sunshine! And we have some very insta-worthy picnic spots right here in the Albury CBD, so you don’t even have… Read more »

French Born Cheesemaker Guiding New Flavours at Riverina Dairy

French Born Cheesemaker Guiding New Flavours at Riverina Dairy

  Albury Riverina Dairy Albury based Riverina Dairy is making an impact on the tastebuds of cheese and yoghurt lovers, with its range of fetta, haloumi, paneer and yoghurt proving a hit with consumers. At the helm is Franck Beaurain, who went from being a cheesemaker for 30 years, including… Read more »

Previous Winner ‘Pays it Forward’

Previous Winner ‘Pays it Forward’

After entering and winning various categories of the Albury Wodonga Business Awards in previous years, Johnsons MME is ‘paying it forward’ by coming on board as the naming rights sponsor for this year’s event. Director Paul Goonan says supporting events that recognise business is crucial. “It’s important to ensure these… Read more »

5 Winter Warmers to Discover in Albury CBD

Whether you’re tempted to enjoy the warmth and crackle of an open fire, wrap your hands (and taste buds) around a bowl of home-made soup, or devour one of 40 choices of luscious hot chocolates, here are some winter warming destinations that will have you rejoicing the cold weather in… Read more »

Why locals are taking up a STAYcation in AlburyCBD

Don’t let visitors have all the fun! Why locals are taking up a STAYcation in AlburyCBD The concept of spending a night in a hotel in your ‘back yard’ might seem unusual, but increasingly Border and North East locals are enjoying a staycation – a night or weekend in the… Read more »

Latest Spring Fashion Trends in AlburyCBD

If you’re desperate to shed those thick winter layers and burst into the warmer months in style, here are some spring fashion trends and where to find them in AlburyCBD. Florals, Sparkle & Colour at Country Labels It appears florals will continue to be a trend this spring, but stylist… Read more »

Fashion Trends Warming Up

Albury CBD women’s fashion and gift icon Pour Mes Amis is a popular destination for shoppers looking to shrug off those winter knits. Here are their tips for spring and summer wardrobe essentials. In a word, ‘dresses’ are the wardrobe staple, according to Pour Mes Amis proprietor Nadine Trist who… Read more »

Gift Card Package

As Christmas is fast approaching, we have the perfect gift ideas that would suit anyone who you’ve picked for Kris Kringle in your workplace! Imagine this, your Kris Kringle opens their gift to find something to unwrap right then and there to enjoy, but they also receive an AlburyCBD Gift… Read more »

Degustation Around the CBD

If you’re anything like us, you’ve been making the most of the year to appreciate and support our incredible local restaurants and bars. We are spoilt for choice! As we are getting closer to staff parties, friends Christmas catch-ups, and even welcoming visitors around for the holidays, we think there… Read more »

Top tips for your best tan!

  A spray tan has really become an essential part of special occasion planning! Especially for a social outing where the focus is on fashion such as the Albury Gold Cup. We have put together some great advice for getting the best out of your tan and ensuring it last… Read more »

A New Look for a Traditional Favourite

A New Look for a Traditional Favourite

Mercure Albury The former Hotel on Olive has taken on a name-change and refresh but the new Mercure Albury has retained many of the main features, including its popular restaurant, which have led to its enduring appeal. Approximately $800-thousand has been spent on refurbishments, including rendering of the building’s exterior,… Read more »