Strathbogie Shire Council

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In line with advice from the Victorian Government and the Australian Government, there may be some changes to trading hours and operations.  Please contact vendors directly for specific information.


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The Strathbogie Shire has a wide range of accommodation options available throughout its townships.


Besides a solid agriculture industry, Avenel plays an important role in the legend of Australia’s most famous bushranger, Ned Kelly, who spent his childhood living in the town and attended the local primary school...


The Euroa area is thought to have been occupied by the indigenous Ngurelban tribe prior to European settlement and there is an important Aboriginal art site in the Gardens Range, 10 km south-east of town...


In the heart of the Strathbogie Shire, Longwood’s history goes back to the mid to late 1800’s. The Post Office opened on 1 July 1852 and the Longwood Railway Station in 1881...


Nagambie can trace its history back to explorer Thomas Mitchell who crossed the Goulburn to the South West at what became Mitchellstown...


Tucked in amongst the granite strewn hills of the Strathbogie Ranges, the tiny towns of Ruffy, Strathbogie & Boho reflect an individual character born of their distinctive environment....


If ever there was a perfect opportunity to ‘go bush’, then taking to the hills in pursuit the towns of Strathbogie, Ruffy and Boho tucked into the nooks and crannies of the Strathbogie Ranges, must be it...

Violet Town  

The famous explorer, Major Thomas Mitchell first discovered the area when travelling to Sydney; setting camp in 1836 beside some ponds (Honeysuckle Creek) where wild violets were in flower...



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