Shepparton Indigenous Community

Category: People
Sub Category:Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
State/Country:Victoria, Australia
Shepparton is located approximately 200km North-East of Melbourne, adjoining the Goulburn river.
Summary Information:
The Shepparton Indigenous community is the largest Indigenous community in Victoria outside the Melbourne metropolitan region, although there is some uncertainty about its actual size. The community accounts for 2.7% of the region’s population, according to census data, and 7.4%, according to the local Rumbalara Medical Centre data. The community consists predominately of Yorta Yorta people.

Related Entries

  • Shepparton ‘Supporting Aboriginal Home Ownership’ Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA) - Signatory
  • Greater Shepparton Shared Responsibility Agreement - Signatory
  • Shepparton 'Strengthening Families' Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA) - Signatory

  • Glossary

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Australia)