Shepparton is a popular river city situated on the banks of the Goulburn and Broken rivers with a population of approximately 50,000 people. It is situated 2 hours north of Melbourne and is a centre for great food, wine and restaurants which offer a rich diversity of international cuisine.
Amongst the many benefits of living in Shepparton is the abundance of employment opportunities on offer. Shepparton enjoys a high employment rate for jobseekers at all levels.
Shepparton is also noted for its outdoor lifestyle with a wonderful climate with a hot dry climate in summer, beautiful warm sunny spring and autum days and a cool winter with frosty mornings and sunny days. This wonderful climate is ideal for Shepparton's many sporting attractions including national and international events being held annually in the city.
The city also offers great shopping for everyone and is internationally known for its quality fruit and dairy industries. It is an ideal place to settle with a young family, and boasts excellent educational opportunities for both primary, secondary and tertiary students as well as affordable housing and excellent health facilities.
Surrounding towns supported by Fox Personnel’s recruitment service include Kyabram, Cobram, Numurkah, Nagambie, Tatura, Mooroopna, Echuca and Seymour.
Bendigo is situated one and a half hours from Melbourne via the Calder Freeway. It boasts an excellent rail service to Southern Cross Station with trains running to and from Melbourne every hour during the day and Tullamarine International Airport is only an hour away by car.
Bendigo’s population of 100,000 people enjoy a great climate with four distinct seasons. Summers are very warm and dry and Winter is often characterized by frosty mornings followed by cool sunny days. Probably the most popular time to visit Bendigo is during its beautiful mild Autumn.
Bendigo evolved from the prosperous gold rush days in the 1800s. Many of the beautiful historic buildings in Bendigo reflect the wealth that gold brought to the district. Although there are still several working gold mines in operation in the region, Bendigo has also become a cosmopolitan bustling centre, well known for its many wineries, cafes, restaurants, art, culture and tourism.
Bendigo is a university town which boasts second to none educational opportunities, health facilities, business and employment opportunities as well as affordable housing.
Surrounding towns also supported by Fox Personnel’s recruitment service include Kyneton, Castlemaine, Elmore, Echuca, Maryborough, Kerang, Rochester and Heathcote.
Boasting an enviable lifestyle and a population of just over 200,000 Geelong is situated less than an hour’s drive from the CBD of Melbourne. Geelong is a beautiful city offering magnificent views overlooking Corio Bay and lots of walking paths and gardens along the banks of the lovely Barwon River which winds through the modern and vibrant city.
Amongst the attractions for people considering relocating to the area are the close proximity to amazing surf beaches, great wine regions, first class educational opportunities and a wide array of world class restaurants and cultural opportunities.