Culture Victoria

Rio Vista Historic House

199 Cureton Avenue MILDURA Phone: 03 5018 8330

Built in 1889, this 3 storey mansion was the home of William Benjamin Chaffey, who was instrumental in the introduction of irrigation in Australia. Many of the original furnishings remain intact. Displays feature Chaffey family memorabilia and other historical artefacts. Rio Vista is part of the Mildura Arts Centre, as is the Mildura Regional Gallery.

Our Collection

1000 items of the period 1890s