At a glance

Best of country living

Space, freedom, friendly communities, outstanding sporting facilities, affordable housing, exceptional schools and medical services. Welcome to the Shire of West Wimmera.

Comprised of the towns of Apsley, Edenhope, Goroke, Gymbowen, Harrow, Kaniva, Minimay, Nurcoung and Serviceton, the shire borders South Australia, while bordering on the ideal in regional living. On the one hand, you have an abundance of national parkland and over two thousand natural wetlands. On the other, you have a healthy local economy driven by all manner of agriculture, from international operations to hobby farms. All that’s missing is you.

Take some time to discover everything that West Wimmera Shire has to offer, and find out why many believe it represents the best of country living.

If you'd like to find out more, get in touch with the West Wimmera Shire Council.
03 5585 9900
Email (external link)
westwimmera.vic.gov.au (external link)

Discover more

One of the biggest concerns of anyone considering a move to regional Victoria is that of employment. Will there be the type of employment you’re after, and will there be enough of it? You’re definitely not alone in asking these questions.
Finding and then moving into a new home is always an exciting process. Sure, it has its headaches along the way, but there’s nothing quite like the thrill of that first night in a new house. And when the new house happens to be in a whole new region, the thrill only intensifies.
You may not be aware that regional Victoria is home to some of the best schools in the state. True, you won’t find the concentration of options that you have in Melbourne, but you’ll still find plenty of quality choice across all levels of schooling.