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Leeton

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Leeton is a town in the heart of the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area in the Riverina region of New South Wales.

Get in[edit]

By Plane[edit]

By Train[edit]

CountryLink [1] offer a Saturday train service to the town on the line between Hay and Sydney.

By bus[edit]

  • CountryLink operates a daily services from Wagga Wagga to Griffith.[2]
  • Greyhound Australia operates a night service from Adelaide to Sydney via Leeton.[3]

By Road[edit]

  • Leeton is 595 km west of Sydney via the Hume and Sturt Highways on the Irrigation Way.

Get around[edit]

  • Leeton Radio Cabs, (02) 6953 3555. Taxi service in the town.  edit

See[edit][add listing]

  • Visit some secluded sand 'beaches' on the banks of the Murrumbidgee River. Getting there requires access on offroad track via Yanco following the road down to the Yanco Agricultural High School and turn off before reaching the new Euroley Bridge.


Do[edit][add listing]

  • Wander down the main St (Pine Ave) especially on a Saturday morning to seek the town at its busiest (Shops close at midday and the afternoon and Sundays are quiet)
  • Yanco Powerhouse Museum, 13 Binya St, Yanco (Back Yanco Road), (02) 6955 7765. 10AM - 4PM on the last Sunday of every month. Located in the former power house which powered the town of Leeton and parts of the M.I.A. from 1913 until the completion of the Snowy Mountains Scheme in 1957, today the building houses historic pictures, farm machinery and other items relating to the history of the M.I.A. $2 for adults and $1 for children (6 - 16years). (-34.603347,146.407102) edit

Gliding[edit]

  • The Leeton Gliding Club operates out of Brobenah airfield, 9 km north of town (02-6953 6970).

Wineries[edit]

  • LillyPilly Estate Winery, Lillypilly Rd Leeton 2705, (02) 6953 4069, [4]. 10:00am – 5:30pm Monday to Saturday.  edit
  • Toorak Winery, 279 Toorak Rd Leeton 2705, (02) 6953 2333. 9:00am – 5:00pm Monday to Saturday.  edit

Sport[edit]

  • Football (Soccer) - Leeton United FC

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Leeton Market Plaza[edit]

Address: 1 Acacia Avenue Leeton 2705
The Leeton Market Plaza is a shopping centre which recently opened in Leeton and contains the following speciality stores:

  • Franklins Supermarket
  • Millers Fashion Club
  • Country Mile Bakery
  • Red Rooster
  • The Reject Shop
  • Priceline
  • Eagle Boys
  • Centrelink

Eat[edit][add listing]

  • Benvenuti Cafe & Restaurant, 18a Pine ave Leeton NSW 2705, (02) 6953 7734.  edit
  • Chan's Hong Kong Restaurant, 81 Pine Ave Leeton NSW 2705, (02) 6953 4111.  edit
  • Chung Hing Restaurant, 41 Pine Ave Leeton NSW 2705, (02) 6953 2418.  edit
  • Leeton Soldiers Club, Acacia Ave, Leeton NSW 2705, 02 6953 3444, [5].  edit
  • Historic Hydro Motor Inn, Chelmsford Place, Leeton, (02) 6953 1555.  edit
  • Pages on Pine, 119 Pine Ave Leeton NSW 2705, (02) 6953 7300. This small restaurant run by local woman and French Chef Husband adds a real fine dining element to Leeton.  edit


Drink[edit][add listing]

  • Leeton Soldiers Club, Acacia Ave, Leeton NSW 2705, 02 6953 3444, [6].  edit
  • Hotel Leeton, 71 Pine St Leeton NSW 2705, (02) 6953 2027.  edit
  • Wade Hotel, 42 Pine Ave Leeton NSW 2705, (02) 6953 3266.  edit
  • Historic Hydro Motor Inn, Chelmsford Place, Leeton, (02) 6953 1555.  edit

Sleep[edit][add listing]

Hotels[edit]

  • Hotel Leeton, 71 Pine St Leeton NSW 2705, (02) 6953 2027.  edit
  • Wade Hotel, 42 Pine Ave Leeton NSW 2705, (02) 6953 3266.  edit

Motels[edit]

  • Leeton Heritage Motor Inn, 439 Yanco Ave Leeton NSW 2705, (02) 6953 4100.  edit
  • Historic Hydro Motor Inn, Chelmsford Place, Leeton, (02) 6953 1555.  edit
  • Riverina Motel, 1 Yanco Ave Leeton NSW 2705, (02) 6953 2955.  edit
  • Town Centre Motel, 22 Wade Ave Leeton NSW 2705, (02) 6953 3044.  edit

Caravan Parks[edit]

  • An Oasis Caravan Park, 90 Corbie Hill Road, Leeton, (02) 6953 3882.  edit
  • Leeton Caravan Park, Yanco Ave, Leeton, (02) 6953 3323.  edit

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