Tailem Business & Tourism
River, Rail, Road... Racing
Situated along the majestic River Murray, Tailem Bend is a commercial centre for the surrounding Mallee area and offers excellent facilities and points of interest for travellers, making it the ideal stopover or as a destination in its own right.
Travelling inland from Tailem Bend, travellers can take the Dukes Highway through the upper Limestone Coast to the Victorian Border. The highway is straddled by a varied landscape of natural beauty, rich pastoral country, rugged native bushland and fields of bright canola in spring.
Some attractions include: -
- Old Tailem Town - Australia's largest pioneer town
- Tailem Info Station - Visitor Information Centre & Railway Museum
- Walking Trails, including the Historic Rail Trail and River Bend Heritage Trail
- Parks & Gardens - including Cosi's Rhino and Dickson Reserve