Melbourne, the state capital, is located about 150 miles (241 kilometers) southwest of Rutherglen, while Albury is 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the east.
Among the best golf venues within the vicinity of Rutherglen is Rutherglen Golf Club. Grab your clubs and lucky putter and tee off, then end the day in the clubhouse bar with a few drinks and laughs with golf-obsessed locals.
When you need a little time out, visit Rutherglen Park, one of the places where you can spend time outdoors. Visitors of all ages love to visit here for the relaxed atmosphere and beautifully designed botanical displays.
Rutherglen Wine Experience is one of the most popular vineyards around the city. See the varietals, sample the various blends and vintages, and, if there's something that appeals, purchase a bottle or two as a souvenir of this fabulous region.