Aquamoves Blog

Browse our latest blog posts, media releases, good news stories and updates to find out what we've been up to.

27 Feb 2013

Flood update

Areas in Greater Shepparton received up to 160mm of rain yesterday, with the north end of town worst hit. — Read more about Flood update »

21 Feb 2013

Get your health checked

Greater Shepparton City Council is offering free health checks to residents aged over 18 and not working full time as part of the Get Mooving Greater Shepparton program. — Read more about Get your health checked »

19 Feb 2013

myki Visitor Packs now available in Shepparton

The myki Visitor Pack is now available for purchase at the Visitor Information Centre in Shepparton. — Read more about myki Visitor Packs now available in Shepparton »

11 Feb 2013

Win a meeting with Bindi and Robert Irwin

Greater Shepparton City Council is seeking two young ambassadors to join Mayor Jenny Houlihan on a trip to meet Bindi and Robert Irwin in Melbourne next week, to promote the region’s fresh food industry and healthy living. Be quick - entries close 5pm Friday 15 February. — Read more about Win a meeting with Bindi and Robert Irwin »

23 Jan 2013

European wasp outbreak at KidsTown and All Abilities Playground

Greater Shepparton City Council is urging residents to be vigilant after outbreaks of European Wasps were discovered at SPC Ardmona KidsTown and the All Abilities Playground at Victoria Park Lake. — Read more about European wasp outbreak at KidsTown and All Abilities Playground »

9 Jan 2013

Free holiday fun with kites and animal trails

Free kite making and flying, and a “Seek, Explore, Find” adventure will help parents in Greater Shepparton beat the holiday blues this January. — Read more about Free holiday fun with kites and animal trails »

4 Dec 2012

Council Plan thank you party

Following a phenomenal response to the Council Plan survey, Greater Shepparton City Council is holding a free community party to say thank you, to everyone who got involved. — Read more about Council Plan thank you party »

27 Nov 2012

Performance in the Park relocated due to hot weather

Due to hot weather scheduled for Thursday 29 November, Tatura’s Performance In the Park of “Roaring 20s And All That Jazz’ has been moved from Mactier Gardens to the Tatura Senior Citizens Club. — Read more about Performance in the Park relocated due to hot weather »

21 Nov 2012

Summer Film Festival hits Murchison

Days Mill, the historic flour mill at Murchison will host a free screening of the classic Australian tale by Banjo Paterson, The Man from Snowy River on Saturday 1 December as part of the Summer Film Festival. — Read more about Summer Film Festival hits Murchison »

8 Nov 2012

Cr Houlihan elected Mayor

Councillor Jenny Houlihan was today elected Mayor of Greater Shepparton for the next 12 months. — Read more about Cr Houlihan elected Mayor »

28 Oct 2012

A welcome for new Council and a bright future

A new Council, a new Executive leadership team, and a new Council Plan, will contribute to an exciting future for the region, CEO of Greater Shepparton City Council, Gavin Cator, said today. — Read more about A welcome for new Council and a bright future »

28 Oct 2012

Get involved with Yoga in the Park

Greater Shepparton City Council, in partnership with Parks Victoria is running its popular Yoga in the Park program at Victoria Park Lake from Saturday 3 November. — Read more about Get involved with Yoga in the Park »

7 Sep 2012

Council and kinder support White Balloon Day

Greater Shepparton City Council staff and kindergartners are showing their support for White Balloon Day today. — Read more about Council and kinder support White Balloon Day »

3 Sep 2012

Australia Day nominations open for 2013

Nominations opened this week for the 2013 Australia Day Awards, and Greater Shepparton City Council is urging residents in the municipality to nominate eligible people for the awards. — Read more about Australia Day nominations open for 2013 »

29 Aug 2012

Tough Mudder Training

Aquamoves is preparing for the 2013 Tough Mudder event and is running a training program for anyone interested in taking part. — Read more about Tough Mudder Training »

27 Aug 2012

Free pneumococcal vaccine urged for two year olds

Greater Shepparton City Council is urging parents to have their two year olds vaccinated with a free, one off pneumococcal vaccine. — Read more about Free pneumococcal vaccine urged for two year olds »

2 Aug 2012

Olympics Open Day and Bay Bike to show off cycling in Greater Shepparton

Shepparton Velodrome will host a number of cycling events on Saturday 4 August, including a massed gathering of cyclists for a photo opportunity. — Read more about Olympics Open Day and Bay Bike to show off cycling in Greater Shepparton »

9 Jul 2012

Get active during National Diabetes Week

Greater Shepparton City Council is encouraging members of the community to get active during National Diabetes Week, from 8 – 14 July and take a step in improving their health. — Read more about Get active during National Diabetes Week »

4 Jul 2012

Community key to new Greater Shepparton plan

One of the biggest community engagement projects ever hosted by Greater Shepparton City Council will be launched today (Tuesday 3 July) at the Eastbank Centre from 4pm to 6pm. — Read more about Community key to new Greater Shepparton plan »