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Yarrawonga

Yarrawonga has a population of approximately 7,050 (Census SA2 2011, ABS) and is in the Moira Shire area.

Key industries and employers

Manufacturing

Retail

Education

Map of Victoria indicating the location of Yarrawonga
A female shop assistant advises a customer

Finding a job in Yarrawonga


About Yarrawonga

A speed boat on a lake near Yarrawonga

Average temperatures

Season Average maximum Average minimum
Summer 31.0°C 16.9°C
Winter 14.8°C 3.9°C

Average travel time to Melbourne (300km)

Transport Time
Car 3 hrs 30 mins
Train
3 hrs 45 mins
Coach
3 hrs 45 mins

Housing costs

Median cost
Purchase Rental per week
House $292,750
(Oct 2015)
$300
(Oct 2015)
Unit
$222,000
(Oct 2015)
$240
(Oct 2015)

Source: realestate.com.au 

To find a local real estate agent, visit the REIV agent directory

For information about local hotels, motels and caravan parks, visit the Yarrawonga/Mulwala accommodation directory


Cultural groups

Migrants from Languages spoken
England (2.5%) Italian (0.3%)
Scotland (0.9%) Cantonese (0.2%)
New Zealand (0.6%) German (0.2%)
Germany (0.3%) Tagalog (0.1%)
Netherlands (0.3%)
Dutch (0.1%)
Source: Census SA2 2011, ABS

Services

Schools Health care
1 primary school
Yarrawonga District Health Service
1 secondary school

Find a school at the Department of Education and Early Childhood development website or find out more about education and childcare in Victoria. Visit the Victorian Better Health Channel's health services directory for more health care information and services.
 

Sport and recreation

For more information about sport and recreation in Yarrawonga, please visit the Moira Shire website

Places of worship

For more information about where you can practice your faith, visit your religion's Australian website. Select 'pages from Australia' if searching for your religion in Google


Yarrawonga attractions

  • Play a round of golf at Australia's biggest public access course
  • Swim, fish, water-ski, sail or take a cruise on Lake Mulwala
  • Taste some the local wine direct from the cellar door
  • Cod Opening Classic Fishing Competition (December)
  • Major tennis tournaments throughout the year