IN A celebration of international camaraderie, Greater Shepparton recently played host to a Japanese delegation from its sister city, Oshu. The visit, which took place recently, was a vibrant display of cultural exchange and mutual understanding.
The delegation, which arrived with much anticipation, embarked on an extensive tour of Shepparton’s thriving industry, captivating tourism spots, and prestigious education sectors. The visit was a testament to the enduring relationship between Greater Shepparton City Council and Oshu City, a bond formed in March 1979.
This alliance, spanning over four decades, has fostered engagement in various areas, including culture, sport, industry, agriculture, and education. The primary aim of this recent visit was to revive the education exchange program between these two cities, further strengthening their ties.
Shepparton’s warm reception of the Oshu City delegation underscores the city’s commitment to building global relationships, and its dedication to cultural, industrial, and educational growth.