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Rain, hail or shine

Rain, hail or shine, the show must go on. That was the case on Thursday 23 March, when severe weather lashed at the region. The sun peaked through the clouds just in time for Livinia and the crew to do their live weather cross from the SAM Precinct.

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Mimi's art & lifestlyle blend

Local artist and illustrator, Mimi Leung, was born in Hong Kong, grew up in England and now calls Shepparton and the Goulburn Valley home. You might find her designs on your 7/11 Slurpee cup, in the SAM shop, or her murals in the courtyard at the Shepparton Library or in High Street.

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It's Official, S&GV is home to Australia's Best Vanilla Slice: Come Taste For Yourself

Shepparton & Goulburn Valley's North End Bakehouse takes the crown for Australian's Best Vanilla Slice. This old-school country favourite has a crisp pastry top and bottom, creamy custard centre, and a finish of the finest icing. Come feast for yourself!

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Marvellous Murchison - as featured in the Melbourne OVG Autumn edition

Head towards the Murray region to discover a tiny town with a big heart. From endless rows of vines to fields of flowers, it’s a natural beauty.

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Stanley's Secret Ingredient

Karen (or ‘Chuz’ as she’s affectionately known) grew up in Shepparton and the Goulburn Valley, spending time on the orchard with her parents. Her mum’s love and passion for cooking, and sharing that, has been engrained with her from a young age. From the moment you walk into her café, it’s like you walk into her home.

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