Berrigan Shire boasts one of the best country aerodromes at Tocumwal. It's attracting attention both internationally and nationally making Tocumwal a hotspot for aviation enthusiasts.
Tocumwal played a very important part as a US base during World War II when it was known as McIntyre Field.
Weekdays and weekends are busy with the award winning Tocumwal Aviation Museum, gliders, pilots, planes and spectators galore. The museum's Tocumwal Airshow draws massive international crowds every second year.
Tocumwal, nestled along the mighty Murray River on the border of Victoria and New South Wales, and is well renowned for its superb soaring conditions. Glider pilots from all over the world have been coming to Tocumwal for nearly four decades. Although we are in the heart of some of the best soaring country in Australia, we are only a short 3 hour drive north of Melbourne.