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Greater Shepparton offers an amazing range of museums and landmarks which provide insight into our rich and colourful stories of intrigue, bravery, survival and charm.

From our Aboriginal history to our link to World War II and how our region has grown and flourished with irrigation, our history and our story will be sure to inspire you to discover more.

Explore the region’s past through various community museums, including Tatura Irrigation and Wartime Camps Museum, which displays fascinating items donated from those who experienced life as internees and POWs in the region during the World War II, among them thousands of Germans, Italians and Japanese. Why not take a drive on our "History and Heritage" touring route - a self guided tour itinerary with map and information.

History & Heritage Touring Route

Shepparton

Explore Greater Shepparton's history and heritage attractions and places of interest by using these tools - you can take a self-guided touring route, or pick and choose points that interest you and explore at your leisure.

Italian Ossario

Old Weir Road, Murchison

The Italian Ossario is located in the grounds of the cemetery at Murchison, Victoria.

Merrigum Museum

111-113 Waverley Avenue, Merrigum

A collection of agricultural and orchard machinery and equipment and domestic items.

Murchison Heritage Centre

4 Stevenson Street, Murchison

Please note: Murchison Heritage Centre is CLOSED until further notice.

Shepparton Heritage Centre Museum

154 Welsford Street, Shepparton

The Shepparton Heritage Centre Museum is the custodian of Shepparton's proud past.

Shepparton Motor Museum

7725 Goulburn Valley Highway, Kialla

World class Motor Museum. Vehicles from all eras, including motor cars, motor cycles, bicycles and pedal cars.

Shepparton RSL

88 Wyndham Street, Shepparton

Located in the heart of Shepparton with plenty of free parking at the rear.

Tatura Irrigation and Wartime Camps Museum

49 Hogan Street, Tatura

Tatura museum offers the opportunity to explore the history of Tatura and District including the history of irrigation in the Goulburn Valley and the unique history of internment and POW camps in WWII.

The Flats

Shepparton/Mooroopna

The Flats is a significant cultural area located on the floodplain between Shepparton and Mooroopna. Interpretative signage was installed in 2013 to record the history for educational and tourism purposes.

Thornebridge

I0 High Road, Murchison

Thornebridge built in 1868 is a grand Victorian restored former Commercial Travellers Inn which is now available for accommodation, historical tours, high teas, functions, parties, weddings, wedding photography, conferences, promotions and movies. You will be amazed at the level of detail in the restoration by the owners to an exacting 1860s standard in this Victorian Heritage listed building.

Greater Shepparton's community musuems
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Greater Shepparton Visitor Centre

The Visitor Centre, located at 33 Nixon Street, Shepparton, is your first stop for information on things to see and do and where to stay while in Greater Shepparton. Providing quality information and brochures on accommodation, attractions, events and activities, the friendly staff and volunteers have the expert knowledge to make your stay in the region a memorable one.

Please note: The Visitor Centre is open for walk-in enquiries 10.00am to 3.00pm every day. Staff are available to assist by phone, email and social media 9.00am to 5.00pm every day.
Telephone Enquiries: 1800 808 839 (Toll-free within Australia) or +61-3-5832 9330 (outside Australia)

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