In the summer it is possible to go swimming in the river from within the Noreuil Park, as well as take the paddle-steamers along the murray. Canoeing is also popular, as is bushwalking and horse riding.
There are also a couple of museums in the area and the wonderful Ettamogah Wildlife Sanctuary as well as some accommodation. West along the Murray is the small wine town of Corowa, famous for the Lindemans Wine.
Albury has a warm and temperate climate all year round., with cool to mild winters and very warm to hot summers.