SheppartonThe Murray region, Victoria, Australia.
From Melbourne it's around 175km - that is, two hours' drive, or you can catch a train from Southern Cross Station, Melbourne.
By taxiThe town is small and buses infrequent. Hiring a taxi may be your best option.
By bikeShepparton streets are quiet and the town is small so hiring a bicycle and riding is an option. There are lovely riding paths along the rivers. Bikes available for hire from Aquamoves and the Big4 Caravan Park.
By busMost bus routes around town operate each hour during business hours on weekdays, with a more limited timetable on Saturday and no services on Sunday.. For routes and timetable see the Public Transport Victoria website.
Shepparton Communication Toweraddress: Maude St MallClimb the ??? steps to the observation deck of the communication tower. The view is the best of anywhere in Shepparton. You can see how very very flat the Goulburn Valley is.
phone: +615831 4213SPC Ardmona KidsTown is a children's adventure playground in a bush setting located between Shepparton and Mooroopna. Pretty amazing, and worth a detour if you have kids.
SPC Ardmona Factory Seconds Outletaddress: Cnr of Vaughn and Corio StA must visit to pick up some ridiculously cheap (and slightly dented) cans of fruit.
Mr D'sThe cola with a cult following only in Shepparton, Mr D's.
Sherbourne TerraceThe place the young go clubbing
GV HotelThe other place the young go clubbing
Yahoo BarA funky local hangout. Try the on-tap speciality. 'Mr D with Vodka'
Kyabram Fauna Park - Worth a visit, only 30 mins drive.