FastFacts

  • The City of Wagga Wagga (pop. 55, 364) is the ninth fastest growing city in Australia;
     
  • During the negotiations leading to the Federation between Australian colonies Wagga Wagga was one of the leading contenders for the site of the capital for the new nation;
     
  • During World War I Wagga Wagga was the start of the Kangaroo Recruitment March;
     
  • Wagga Wagga is also known as 'The City of Good Sports';
     
  • The 2017 Wagga Wagga Masters Games is an event designed to benefit many aspects of the local community of Wagga Wagga;
  • The 2017 Wagga Wagga Masters Games is an official lead up event to the 2017 Australian Masters Games and for many potential participants will be the last "hit out" before 'The Games';