North East Tourist News

Shepparton

-

AUTUMN is a beautiful time of the year to get away to greater Shepparton; the days are mild and the nights are cool and cosy.

Whether you’re looking to relax, or an adrenaline rush, you’ll find the region has it all.

There’s plenty of space to get your heart pumping at one of Australia’s largest outdoor playground­s with KidsTown providing hours of entertainm­ent for only a gold coin donation.

Children can explore five acres of fully fenced playground­s, find their way through the fruit bin maze, go down the giant slide and then climb back up again.

On weekends and during school holidays you can purchase a ticket for the miniature train ride.

KidsTown has all abilities equipment including an all abilities train ride carriage and a wheelchair accessible swing.

As you make your way through the region, you’ll notice a few colourful, grazing bovines.

These life-sized 3D fibreglass cows are part of the Moooving Art herd and pay homage to the local dairy industry.

You’ll find these wondrous characters, which were designed by local artists, scattered around gardens, parks, playground­s and businesses.

Create lasting family memories when you visit Greater Shepparton with Many Great Things for all ages such as OzTenpin Bowling, Laugh-a-lot-links Mini Golf, Rebound Trampoline Park and GV Inflatable Nation.

During the school holidays, check out the Activities in the Park program for fun, affordable kids’ activities.

All that exploring will work up an appetite and there’s plenty of family friendly cafes and restaurant­s across Greater Shepparton which cater for all dietary requiremen­ts.

Plan your next family trip at VisitShepp­arton.com.au.

 ?? PHOTO: Greater Shepparton ?? PICNIC IN THE PARK: Take a picnic to Victoria Lake Park and enjoy it with some local art.
PHOTO: Greater Shepparton PICNIC IN THE PARK: Take a picnic to Victoria Lake Park and enjoy it with some local art.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Australia