Whether it’s a life performance on a stage, an exhibition in a hall or a festival celebrating our cultural diversity, Greater Shepparton has a depth of arts and culture like no other regional Victorian destination.

Immerse yourself in the many cultural experiences you can discover in the Greater Shepparton region. From the award winning Shepparton Art Museum (SAM) to amazing live theatre and events, you can be sure to witness some amazing pieces.

Events such as the Australian National Piano Award, the biennial Indigenous Ceramic Award, the extensive Riverlinks program and the MooovingArt exhibition showcase not only the depth of diversity in our events, but in our everyday life in the region.

Greater Shepparton is home to the Shepparton Art Museum, affectionately known as SAM. SAM boasts an impressive collection of Australian historical and contemporary ceramics whilst also hosting a distinct program of temporary exhibitions and participatory workshops. SAM is also home to the renowned Sam Jinks sculpture “Woman and Child”.

Wander through the region and discover the many public art displays in our townships including the very popular MooovingArt cows. The range of public art on display is so wide and varied that it has to be seen to be appreciated. From graffiti art in Shepparton to mosaic work in the Maude Street Mall and Tatura’s Stuart Mock Place, visitors can marvel at the works and enjoy the townships.

Discover the smaller galleries and museums scattered throughout the area including some priceless and significant collections of indigenous works and cultural items. Local museums showcase a depth of history that will educate, surprise and inspire.

Aboriginal Street Art Project Mural

Fryers Street (between Maude and Corio Street), Shepparton

Mural painted by well known artist Adnate, dedicated to both the late William Cooper and late Pastor Sir Douglas Nicholls.

Arts & Culture Touring Route

Shepparton

Explore Greater Shepparton's arts and cultural attractions 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.

Bangerang Cultural Centre

1 Evergreen Way , Shepparton

The Bangerang Cultural Centre, the first of its kind in Australia, aims to preserve and display local Aboriginal artefacts. Visitors will see the unique collection of indigenous art and artefacts explaining the wide and rich culture of the local people.

Greater Shepparton Tour Guides

Greater Shepparton Visitor Centre
33 Nixon Street, Shepparton

No one knows Greater Shepparton like a local. Our experienced tour guides have a wealth of knowledge about Greater Shepparton, our history, industry and community.

Historical Society of Mooroopna Museum and Gallery

30 Park Street, Mooroopna

Wheelchair friendly, 15 Rooms, plus Gallery, significant Medical, War, Sports, Aboriginal and other collections.

Kaiela Arts

137-139 High Street, Shepparton

Aboriginal Community Art Centre & Gallery supporting local Aboriginal Artists. Experience, understand and connect with local Aboriginal culture through Art.

Moooving Art

Greater Shepparton Visitor Centre,
33 Nixon Street, Shepparton

MooovingArt is an exhibition using a unique 3D canvas: life sized cows! Scattered throughout parks, gardens, public spaces and businesses, there are over 90 ever-changing, colourful fibreglass girls in the herd, each one individual and distinctive in their persona.

Riverlinks

70 Welsford Street, Shepparton

Riverlinks is your one stop destination for performing arts, live entertainment and events in Greater Shepparton.

Shepparton Art Museum

70 Welsford Street, Shepparton

Shepparton Art Museum (SAM) has one of Australia's most important collections of historical and contemporary ceramics, along with significant holdings of Australian art in all media.

Shepparton Festival

Annual event - March, Shepparton

“Unique events in unusual places”. First staged in 1997, the Shepparton Festival has grown to deliver an exciting array of arts and cultural activites each March that celebrate the peoples and places of Greater Shepparton.

Accredited Tourism Information Centre

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.

Open: 9.00am to 5.00pm everyday except Christmas Day.
Telephone Enquiries: 1800 808 839 (Toll-free within Australia) or +61-3-5832 9330 (outside Australia)

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