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Murray Shire Council

Welcome to the Murray Shire

The Murray Shire sweeps across an area of 4,328km2, is home to some 7,312 residents and is located in the Southern Riverina, 800km south of Sydney and 205km north of Melbourne. The Shire boasts a wealth of physcial features including majestic sweeping plains, magnificent stands of Redgum forests and is almost totally surrounded by the mighty Murray River and its tributaries.

Murray Shire is a great place to live, work and play!


Fit for the Future Reform Program - A Modern System of Local Government

To have a strong future, we need strong councils providing the


Public Comment Sought on Creating Liveable Communities Project in Moama

Murray Shire Council was successful in their application for the


Six community groups in the Murray Shire benefit from $25,000 Southern Phone grant

Six community groups in the Murray Shire shared in a $25,000



What's On

What's On @ Echuca Library - February to April 2015
Event date : 02/02/2015 - 01/05/2015
Mathoura Easter Street Stalls
Event date : 04/04/2015 - 01/01/1970
Koori Arts & Craft Twilight Market
Event date : 05/04/2015
Murray Shire Council Ordinary Meeting 07/04/15
Event date : 07/04/2015 - 01/01/1970
The Lost Dogs' Home Campaspe Dog Walk
Event date : 12/04/2015 - 30/11/-0001
Small Biz Bus to visit Murray Shire
Event date : 14/04/2015 - 30/11/-0001

Featured Programs

Echuca-Moama Bridge Planning Study

The Victorian Minister for Roads and Ports announced in December 2007, that agreement in principle had been reached between the Campaspe and Murray Shires and the Yorta Yorta Nation Aboriginal Corporation (YYNAC), to further investigate the Mid - West route for a second Murray River crossing at Echuca-Moama.