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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!


Murray Shire Council Australia Day Celebrations 2015: Australia Day Awards - Nominations NOW OPEN

Murray Shire Council is searching for worthy recipients for its 2015 Australia Day Awards.


Weyrich and Bilkey to lead Murray Shire Council in 2014/15

Murray Shire Council General Manager, Margot Stork, is pleased


The Long Riders are coming

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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.