The Greater Shepparton Visitor Centre, located in the SAM Precinct in Wyndham Street, Shepparton, is your first stop for information about things to see and do, and where to stay, while in Greater Shepparton.
Find out more by visiting their website:
Staying in Shepparton
Accommodation is well catered for in Greater Shepparton with a choice of quality motels, hotels, cabins, caravan parks, leisure centres, on campus facilities and bed and breakfast establishments. The friendly staff at the Greater Shepparton Visitor Centre has a detailed understanding of all accommodation options within Greater Shepparton and can refer individuals and groups to properties that suit requirements, ensuring your stay in the region is as enjoyable as possible. This service is free of charge.
Getting to Shepparton
As well as our Festival, there are many great reasons to come and enjoy Greater Shepparton, but how do you get here?
If travelling along the Hume Highway between Melbourne and Shepparton or Sydney and Shepparton, why not explore the beautiful Goulburn River Valley region.
Travel the Tullamarine Fwy and Western Ring Road out of Melbourne, turn onto the Hume Fwy followed by the Goulburn Valley Highway through Seymour and Nagambie on into Shepparton.
Time: 188km (2 hours)
Travel the South Western Fwy out of Sydney down to the Hume Hwy. Travel the Hume Hwy through Wodonga into Benalla. Turn onto the Midland Hwy and follow to Shepparton.
Time: 735km (9 hours)
Travel through Murray Bridge, Tailem Bend and Bordertown to travel into Victoria. Follow on through Serviceton, Dimboola, Warracknabeal, Donald and Bendigo. Travel the Midland Highway from Bendigo to Shepparton.
Time: 756km (10 hours)
Balfours Airport Direct is a small regional business centrally located in Victoria. Servicing the North Eastern / Alpine region, Southern NSW and Riverina area, Murray and Goulburn Valleys, and North Central districts, with a timetable which conveniently connects with V-Line coaches and trains in Wangaratta, Benalla and Shepparton, they can provide you with trouble free travel to and from Melbourne Airport. For more information on timetables and fares or to purchase your ticket, please click here.
V-Line trains and buses run numerous times a day from the Southern Cross Train Station in Melbourne to Shepparton. For travel information and an up to date timetable, please click here or phone 136 196.
Buses and taxis operate a regular service throughout Greater Shepparton. Local bus timetables are available from the Greater Shepparton Visitor Information Centre on 1800 808 839, while taxis can be booked by calling (03) 5822 2214.