Strathbogie Shire is a rural municipality located approximately 90 minutes from the Melbourne CBD. There are several diverse and picturesque communities served by the townships of Avenel, Euroa, Longwood, Nagambie, Strathbogie & Violet Town. The shire’s estimated population in 2016 was 10,329 people.
The Strathbogie Shire has a rural economic base of sheep, cattle, poultry and grain production, equine studs & training facilities, extensive vineyards with world class wineries and a wide range of intensive cool climate horticultural enterprises. Major features of the shire include the Strathbogie Ranges, the Goulburn River & Lake Nagambie, Goulburn Weir, Mangalore Airport, Mitchelton Wines, Fowles Wine and Tahbilk Winery.
Strathbogie Shire (map) enjoys excellent transport linkages via the Hume Freeway, Goulburn Valley Freeway and the Melbourne-Shepparton and Melbourne-Albury/Wodonga railway lines. These strong strategic linkages increase accessibility and have helped to fuel population growth in certain areas. In particular, Nagambie, Avenel and the Strathbogie Ranges have attracted increasing interest in recent times from the Melbourne and Shepparton property markets.
This website presents economic and demographic insights for Strathbogie. For further information and assistance in relation to business and investment please contact the Strathbogie Shire Council Economic Development Team on +61 3 5795 0000.