History & Heritage

Shepparton & Goulburn Valley's 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 & Goulburn Valley

Explore Shepparton & Goulburn Valley's history and heritage attractions and places of...

Italian Ossario

Old Weir Road, Murchison

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

Jewish Synagogue Memorial Plaque

Corner of Doyles Road and Poplar Avenue , Shepparton

This memorial commemorates the site of a synagogue and community hall used by 60 Jewish...

Local Cultural Immersion Itinerary


This itinerary is designed so that you can fully immerse yourself in our local culture...

Merrigum Museum

111-113 Waverley Avenue, Merrigum

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

MOVE: Museum of Vehicle Evolution

7723 Goulburn Valley Highway, Kialla

The Museum of Vehicle Evolution is a world-class transport museum.

Murchison Heritage Centre

4 Stevenson Street, Murchison

Our aim is to promote, preserve, and present authentic records relating to the history...

Shepparton & Goulburn Valley Tour Guides

Greater Shepparton Visitor Centre
530 Wyndham Street, Shepparton

No one knows Shepparton & Goulburn Valley like a local. Our experienced tour guides...

Shepparton Heritage Centre Museum

154 Welsford Street, Shepparton

Please note museum will be closed for renovations from 16 May to 23 June 2024. The...

Shepparton Heritage Walk


This 1.5 km walk takes you along Welsford Street, from the Northern Car Park at...

Shepparton RSL

88 Wyndham Street, Shepparton

A very popular venue in the heart of town with plenty of free parking at the rear. The...

Sir Murray Bourchier Memorial Statue

Corner Welsford and Nixon Streets, Shepparton

Located in the Queens Gardens on the corner of Welsford and Nixon Streets, Shepparton.

Greater Shepparton's community musuems