Business & Industry

The Murray Shire's stong and diverse business base, its location on the banks of the stunning Murray River and proximity to Melbourne along with significant recent developments, all contribute to it consistently ranking amongst the fastest growing Local Government Area in NSW.

Why Murray Shire?

The Murray Shire has established a reputation as an innovative Local Government Authority, which is proactive in attracting new industry and development. This, together with its ideal setting, temperate weather, high tourist numbers and excellent community programs and services, make it an ideal choice when relocating or investing.

Key industries in the Shire include agriculture, accommodation and food services, manufacturing, construction, retail and health care. The Shire also enjoys a low unemployment rate of less than 5%.

The Shire has both a well established industrial area and a new business park ideally located on the Cobb Highway in Moama. The Shire is a short drive from major regional centres such as Albury/Wodonga, Wagga Wagga, Bendigo, Shepparton and Swan Hill.

The Shire's consistent growth over many years is a testament to the diverse job opportunities combined with the exciting yet relaxed lifestyle offered.

The region offers a variety of shopping, education, health and transport options, as well as world class sporting facilities and recreational pursuits.