Visitor information centre looking for volunteers after tourism boost

Welcome: Visitor experience co-ordinator Maree Glasson and volunteer Gary Macdonald, have been excited to welcome the influx of tourists to the region in the past few weeks.
Photo by
Megan Fisher

The Christmas and new year period saw a boom in tourism for City of Greater Shepparton, with the visitor centre recording a 275 per cent increase in visitors compared to the last festive season.

Visitor experience co-ordinator Maree Glasson said the increase in numbers to the centre was phenomenal and people were coming to them for a range of activities.

ÔÇťAbout half of them (visitors) were here in the