Life in Echuca
Life in Echuca
Welcome to Echuca. We know you are going to love living in Echuca and have a great time if you are passing through.
Is Echuca a good place to live?
Yes, Echuca is a great place to live or visit. Below our guide to Echuca will give you all the information you need to make moving here easier or make your trip a more informed and enjoyable one.
Visas required to live in Echuca
If you happen to be a citizen from a country other than Australia and are looking to move to Echuca, you are going to need a visa to do so. Australia has many visas on offer that could allow you to live and work in Echuca. Due to there being many different visas, each with it’s own rights and obligations, it is best to take our Free Visa Assessment so we can provide accurate advice on the visa options available to you in your specific circumstances.
If you are moving to Echuca and want to find a job in Echuca we have a guide specifically on how to find and apply for jobs in Echuca for new arrivals. Always make sure you have secured a visa that allows you to work before starting your new job.
Map of Echuca
Weather in Echuca
Echuca ( ə-CHOO-kə) is a town on the banks of the Murray River and Campaspe River in Victoria, Australia. The border town of Moama is adjacent on the northern side of the Murray River in New South Wales. Echuca is the administrative centre and largest settlement in the Shire of Campaspe. As at June 2018, Echuca had a population of 14,934, and the population of the combined Echuca and Moama townships was 21,242
Echuca lies within traditional Yorta Yorta country. The town’s name is a Yorta Yorta word meaning “meeting of the waters”. Echuca is close to the junction of the Goulburn, Campaspe, and Murray Rivers. Its position at the closest point of the Murray to Melbourne contributed to its development as a thriving river port city during the 19th century.
Hotels and Accommodation in Echuca
There are all types of accommodation available in Echuca. The best place to find Hotels, serviced apartments or holiday lets is via Book Direct and Save Bookdirectandsave.com
This website lists the exact same properties as Airbnb and booking.com but does not charge the high commissions so their nightly accommodation rates are cheaper.
Or contact any of these great local hotels, apartments or holiday accommodation businesses.
Echuca is full of great businesses and helpful services. Below are a selection of our best.
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Doctors and Medical clinics in Echuca
You can make an appointment at any of these local doctors or clinics.
Contact one of the Echuca Electricians below
Hospitals in Echuca
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For all information on living in towns and cities across Australia visit our Living in Australia index page where you will find 160 guides on areas right across the country.
To live and work in Australia you might be eligible for an Australian Work Visa or a Permanent Residency visa as a skilled worker. Find out more and move to Australia to live and work and start you new life.