When: Queens Birthday Long Weekend 2013
Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm Daily
Info: The Alexandra Truck, Ute and Rod show is a great family day out, with free admission, kids amusements in the park and plenty of food and refreshments on sale.
See why there is just so much to love about our region
SPC Ardmona Factory Sales
One of the icons of the Goulburn River Valley region, SPC Ardmona Factory Sales boasts top Australian brands with between 20% and 70% off normal retail outlet prices.
Visitors for years have flocked to Shepparton in the Goulburn River Valley region to stock up on bargains from the food bowl - and in its new modern, state of the art facility, SPC Ardmona Factory Sales has ample parking, friendly staff and bargains galore!
SPC Ardmona Factory Sales is located at 197-205 Corio Street, on the corner of Corio and Vaughan Streets and is open 7 days a week from 9am to 5pm.
Click here to view a directional map to SPC Ardmona Factory Sales or check out the latest deals on their website http://www.ardmonafactorysales.com.au/
Emerald Bank Leisure Land
Emerald Bank Leisure Land is a family friendly destination with plenty to see and do.
Whether it is shopping, adventure or relaxation you are looking for, the Emerald Bank complex has something for everyone.
The manicured gardens and picturesque lake are perfect for a relaxed stroll. Enjoy a coffee, or lunch, at the Windmill Chocolate Shop and Cafe, or pack a picnic and take your time on the lawns. There is a mini golf course to try your skill and the kids can be entertained at the Adventure Park on weekends and school holidays.
Shop til you drop at the award winning nursery, Riverside Gardens, Pot-Werx and Lloyd's Produce Store for something for the garden, your home or your next dinner party.
The Shepparton Motor Museum has opened its doors where themed motoring exhibitions will change regularly, so there is always something new to see. This exciting new tourist attraction is of national standard and will interest everyone.
Lake Mountain Alpine Resort
Lake Mountain Alpine Resort offers more than just a winter expereince. There is a range of adventure activities for kids big and small including a 240 metre dual flying fox, dune buggies, laser skirmish, frisby golf, mini golf and a giant jumping castle.
Visitors to the mountain can purchase a day pass online gaining them access to the all of the activities. Aside from these adventure activities there are over 30km of cross country trails to be explored on foot or bike.....and when hunger strikes the Licensed Bistro is open 7 days a week in season.
The Goulburn River to High Country Rail Trail
The Goulburn River High Country Rail Trail is one of the longest rail trails in Australia and is the longest in Victoria. Stretching 134km the shared bicycle, walking and bridle trail connects towns and communities through the heart of the Goulburn River Valley region.
Find out all about the Goulburn River to High Country Rail Trail right here.
Fast Facts about the Goulburn River to High Country Rail Trail...
Scenery: Rural, farmland, remnant forest, townships
Key attractions: Cheviot Tunnel, small townships, Goulburn River, mountain biking, fishing and bushwalking in summer, and skiing and snow sports in winter.
Surface: This 134km trail is mainly bitumised granite, suitable for all uses, with some sections finished with compacted gravel. These sections may not be suitable for wheel chairs and prams.
Kind of bike: Any
Difficulty: Easy, suitable for all types of rider
For more information visit http://www.victorianrailtrails.com.au/