There are numerous definitions of the Wimmera. From early electoral divisions, through to weather regions and perhaps most importantly, football league regions, each definition differs slightly.
We want this new Wimmera – Everything you need brand to be inclusive, so we have deliberately configured a map of the region that will allow people living near the boundaries to have the choice to join in and be included.
Natimuk has a population of about 500 people and is over 125 years old, with many historic buildings gracing Main Street.
While the distances between Wimmera towns and major cities seem large, the road system is good and in regional areas, traffic is never a problem. People who live in the Wimmera travel to other towns and cities regularly. While the distance to Melbourne, for example, may seem long, the drive is very easy and less stressful than driving through city traffic every day.
Distance is in kilometers