Shepparton lies in the Goulburn Valley, a major agricultural and food processing region termed the "Food Bowl of Australia". On the banks of the Goulburn River, Shepparton offers great weather, gourmet food and wine, superb shopping and many recreational and entertainment facilities.
Shepparton is a fantastic place to explore as a family. Run wild at the SPC Ardmona KidsTown Adventure Playground that features a miniature railway, giant slides, tree houses, a fruit bin maze, flying fox, swings and monkey bars. Enjoy a picnic by Victoria Park Lake, a community hub in the town s heart that attracts groups year-round. Visit the Aquamoves complex on the western edge of the lake, offering a state-of-the-art aquatic centre with pools, a waterslide, spas and sauna.
Shepparton is 190kms away from Melbourne, it's about a 2 hour drive or train ride from Southern Cross Station, Melbourne. Shepparton has two functional taxi companies. 131 008 (National Taxi Booking Number) or (03) 5822 2214. There are bus services from the surrounding suburbs.
The local bus service Dyson, offers the following bus routes. If you look young, and don't have an obvious accent, they won't ask you for your concession card. 2 hour tickets are $1.10 and all day is $2.00. It ought to be advised to avoid eye contact with people on the bus as it could provoke aggression from your fellow commuters. Uber is now also available in the Greater Shepparton.
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If you know where to look for it, there is an extraordinary variety of food representing all the cultures that are present in the area.
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The vast majority of Shepparton is a safe place to be. It is probably safest not to walk the streets alone at night and just use common sense.
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