Through a skilled and reliable workforce, combined with high quality education and training facilities, we have created a strong and diverse economy driving growth and investment.
Vibrant is an often overused term when describing a region, but the activity in the Riverina has naturally developed an energy and vibrancy that leave visitors with a positive experience. Locals are proud of their region and welcome everyone with open arms. With more time for an active lifestyle, over 150,000 people across the region enjoy a wide array of events, activities, restaurants, arts, culture and recreation facilities.
Visit our city, enjoy our region and we’ll show you how your experience, products and life can be made great, in Wagga Wagga!
March. 2021 quarter, Rent and Sales Government Communities & Justice
2020, Data by Region, Australia Bureau of Statistics
Our climate is mild, and generally warm and temperate. Rainfall is fairly evenly spread throughout the year and the average annual temperature is 15.8 °C.
Summers can be warm to hot with averages ranging between 29 and 32 °C.
The average maximum in Winter falls to 12.7 and the average minimum of 2.7 °C.
Frost and fog are a feature of Wagga Wagga in winter, but snow is very rare.
Sydney – 455km – 4hrs 40mins
Canberra – 240km– 2hrs 40mins
Melbourne – 445km – 4hrs 45mins
Adelaide – 918km – 9hrs 45mins
Daily flights to Sydney and Melbourne available through Qantas and Rex (60 minute flight)
Wagga Wagga’s Health & Knowledge Precinct has the largest physical site and the most medical specialists in Regional Australia. With a new hospital, state-of-the-art medical facilities and training & education facilities on-site.
Wagga Wagga is serviced by three universities as well as top quality technical and medical training facilities and higher education institutions, while younger families have access to 11 private schools and 21 public schools.
Wagga Wagga has a vibrant calendar of events that attracts visitation to the area. The city’s $362,000 median home price means you can spend less time working and have more money to do the things you enjoy!
Wagga Wagga’s diverse economy provides for a wide variety of career opportunities, with major industry employment in health care, manufacturing, transport, retail and more, as well as being a great city to start or grow your business!