Description

Shepparton is a city located on the floodplain of the Goulburn River in northern Victoria, Australia, approximately 181 kilometres north-northeast of Melbourne. At the 2016 Census the estimated urban population of Shepparton Significant Urban Area, which includes Mooroopna, was 49,672. It began as a sheep station and river crossing in the mid-19th century, before undergoing a major transformation as a railway town. Today it is an agricultural and manufacturing centre, and the centre of the Goulburn Valley irrigation system, one of the largest centres of irrigation in Australia. It is also a major regional service city and the seat of local government and civic administration for the City of Greater Shepparton, which includes the surrounding towns of Tatura, Merrigum, Mooroopna, Murchison, Dookie, Toolamba and Grahamvale.

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Our Picks on what to Do in Shepparton VIC

Victoria Park Lake

Aboriginal Street Art Project

KidsTown - Adventure Playground

Billingham Park

Shepparton Heritage Centre Museum

Native Flora And Fauna Reserve

Our Picks on where to Stay in Shepparton VIC

Overlander Hotel

Comfort Inn Peppermill

Victoria Lake Holiday Park

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Our Picks on what to Eat in Shepparton VIC

Barca.Love BBQ Smokehouse & Espresso Bar

Thai Coconut Restaurant

Lutfiyes Shish Kebab

Shopping in Shepparton VIC

Community Services  


Greater Shepparton Visitor Information Centre
33 Nixon Street,
SHEPPARTON VIC 3630

Greater Shepparton City Council VIC
90 Welsford Street,
SHEPPARTON VIC 3630

Shepparton Police Station VIC
155 Welsford Street,
SHEPPARTON VIC 3630

Goulburn Valley Health [Shepparton]
2/2-48 Graham Street,
BRANDITT VIC 3630

Shepparton Library - VIC
41-42 Marungi Street,
SHEPPARTON VIC 3630

Aquamoves - Shepparton VIC
25 Tom Collins Drive,
SHEPPARTON VIC 3630

Location Information 

  • Population: 49672
  • State electorate(s): Shepparton
  • Federal Division(s): Nicholls
  • Established (yr): 1860
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.
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Travel To  

Bendigo VIC 3550 (120 km, 1 hr 29 mins)
Echuca VIC 3564 (70.8 km, 51 mins)
Rushworth VIC 3612 (47.6 km, 39 mins)
Acknowledgement of Country

Shepparton VIC is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s.

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