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Home to the majestic River Red Gum Forest, Shepparton Regional Park is popular with locals and visitors alike. The parks access to the Goulburn River makes it a great spot for fishing and water sports. Dogs are permitted on a lead.
Shepparton Regional Park is approximately 2 hours north of Melbourne. Access to the park is from the Midland Highway between Shepparton and Maroondah.
Things to see and do
Enjoy bushwalking, fishing, canoeing, bushwalking and the many scenic views along the river.
The Flats Aboriginal Historic Walk – 4.3km
Starting at the KidsTown carpark this walk highlights the significance of this area (The Flats) - to the Yorta Yorta people. Bushwalk beneath River Red Gums and discover native grasses and flora and fauna along the way.
A great spot to drop a line, Murray Cod, Golden Perch and Spiny Freshwater Crayfish are found in the river. This stretch of the Goulburn is shallow, so smaller boats are recommended. Informal boat ramps are scattered along the river at popular access points.
A Victorian Recreational Fishing Licence is required for fishing in waters south of the Murray River including the Goulburn River.
Aboriginal Traditional Owners
Parks Victoria acknowledges the Aboriginal Traditional Owners of Victoria - including its parks and reserves. Through their cultural traditions, Aboriginal people maintain their connection to their ancestral lands and waters. Further information is available from Aboriginal Affairs Victoria AAV and Native Title Services Victoria