Our Region

Plenty of time before and after work for ‘your life’
With a quiet, reliable and relatively short commute to and from work you will have additional hours each day to fulfil other aspects of your lifestyle. Surrounded by hills, wineries, fine foods, snow, water, and shops, Wodonga is well placed to meet your lifestyle needs. Imagine taking 10 minutes to get home with no traffic, rather than your usual commute in the city… There are more hours in the day to fit your lifestyle into.
Excellent Regional Health and Education Infrastructure
Wodonga and region offers the sophistication of health services found in Melbourne combined with compassionate care and the unique charm of North East Victoria and Southern New South Wales. It also is the home of La Trobe University and Charles Sturt University. Children can make a great start at one of many high-quality educational settings.
Great community feel
A relaxed pace of life without the rush of city life, Wodonga and region has it all. Friendly, nice people, surrounded by green spaces, parks and playgrounds. The many pathways that Wodonga and region has makes it easy to get active and move around. Wodonga is the perfect place to meet and catch up with family and friends.
Wodonga also boasts a large open space and pathway network, a regional playspace and access to gym and aqautics facilities supporting individuals who have an interest in informal activities such as swimming, cycling, walking and strength work. Also,

Cost of living
The reduced costs of housing in Wodonga and surrounding region certainly makes it an attractive draw card. The median house price in Wodonga is $323,000, in comparison to Pakenham ($460,000), Broadmeadows ($540,000), or Croydon ($810,000).
Alive with Possibilities
Virtually on your doorstep you will have access to a vibrant and energetic artistic community, state-of-the-art performance venues and events for all ages. The Cube Wodonga and HotHouse theatre present live high-quality theatre and performances all year round. While the region hosts annual events such as the Winery Walkabout, Day on the Green, Yack Folk Festival, Opera in the Alps and many more. The region also offers a range of sport and recreation activities for everyone. They are complimented by our high-quality facilities, grounds and friendly clubs. Wodonga also hosts several regional, state and national sporting events. Positioned 1hr from Falls Creek and Mount Bogong residents of Wodonga have access to other activities including snow sports, bushwalking. Mountain bike riding and white-water rafting.

Options for your spouse/partner
Wodonga’s labour market is strong and growing. Manufacturing, health and social assistance, and public administration and safety are Wodonga’s leading industries. With daily flights to Australia’s capitals and access to work online so many opportunities are opening for your partner/spouse to stay connected to their career and work in the comfort of your own home.
Collegial Support
Wodonga and Region has a pool of highly talented educators and school leaders that you build relationships with to advance your career and improve student outcomes.
High quality Professional development
You will be able to stay connected and stimulated in your chosen field by accessing high quality professional development locally and in the major cities.
Career opportunities
If you are looking to launch or advance your career than the benefits of working in Wodonga won’t disappoint. You’ll have access to excellent modern facilities, progressive leadership and collegial support.