Life in Shepparton
Life in Shepparton
Welcome to Shepparton. We know you are going to love living in Shepparton and have a great time if you are passing through.
Is Shepparton a good place to live?
Yes, Shepparton is a great place to live or visit. Below our guide to Shepparton 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 Shepparton
If you happen to be a citizen from a country other than Australia and are looking to move to Shepparton, 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 Shepparton. 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 Shepparton and want to find a job in Shepparton we have a guide specifically on how to find and apply for jobs in Shepparton for new arrivals. Always make sure you have secured a visa that allows you to work before starting your new job.
Map of Shepparton
Weather in Shepparton
Shepparton (Yortayorta: Kanny-goopna) is a city located on the floodplain of the Goulburn River in northern Victoria, Australia, approximately 181 kilometres (112 mi) north-northeast of Melbourne. As of June 2018 the estimated population of Shepparton, including the adjacent town of Mooroopna, was 51,631.
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.
Hotels and Accommodation in Shepparton
There are all types of accommodation available in Shepparton. 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.
Shepparton is full of great businesses and helpful services. Below are a selection of our best.
Accountants in Shepparton
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Dentists in Shepparton
Doctors and Medical clinics in Shepparton
You can make an appointment at any of these local doctors or clinics.
Contact one of the Shepparton Electricians below
Hospitals in Shepparton
Mechanics in Shepparton
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Pest Control in Shepparton
Plumbers in Shepparton
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Schools in Shepparton
Solicitors in Shepparton
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Vets in Shepparton
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.
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