Live, Work, Invest, Study & Thrive in the Alpine Shire

Considering a tree change?

Consider a move to the Alpine Shire where you can live, work, invest, study and thrive!

Live, Work, Invest, Study and Thrive

The Alpine Shire is a great place to LIVE with beautiful towns such as Bright, Mount Beauty and Myrtleford plus the picturesque villages of Porepunkah, Wandiligong and Harrietville.

There are great opportunities for WORK in the Alpine Shire in the agriculture and tourism sectors. In addition, the nearby cities of Albury, Wodonga and Wangaratta present many employment options within an easy 45 minute drive.

INVEST in an established and growing tourism sector which is ably supported by a vibrant retail and service environment.

STUDY by correspondence with the inspirational backdrop of picturesque mountains and beautiful valleys or take the short commute to the campuses of Charles Sturt University, La Trobe University or the numerous TAFE facilities in the region.

You too could THRIVE in the Alpine Shire, use the resources below and make your move today!

Community Directory

Search for local businesses, event details and community groups within the Shire. View our online directory here.

Moving to the Alpine Shire

For more information about making the move to the Alpine Shire, download a fact sheet.

For further information about North East Victoria, visit or download a flyer here.

Find somewhere to work

Check the local newspapers for job opportunities in the North East or contact an employment agency servicing the Alpine Shire. All the details are below.

Bright Observer, Kiewa Valley Observer and Myrtleford Times (North East News)
Positions Vacant:

The Border Mail
Positions Vacant:

Hume Employment Service
65b Clyde Street
Phone: 03 5751 1703

Workways Association
Shop 3, 1A Camp Street
Phone: 03 5755 1686

Workways Association
66 Standish Street
Phone: 03 5751 1844

Find somewhere to live

Contact one of the many real estate agencies below or browse current sales and rental listings via the North East News or Border Mail's online property sections.

North East News (North East Property Guide)

The Border Mail

Real Estate Agent Location Telephone
Alexander's First National Bright 03 5755 1944
Alpine Valley Real Estate Mount Beauty 03 5754 4999
Castran Real Estate Dinner Plain 03 5159 6688
Dickens Real Estate Bright 03 5755 1307
Dickens Real Estate Myrtleford 03 5752 1304
Elders Real Estate Bright 03 5750 1855
Falls Creek Real Estate Falls Creek 03 5750 1630
John Bailey First National Mount Hotham 03 5722 2040
Mount Beauty Property Sales Mount Beauty 03 5754 1144
Paull & Scollard Myrtleford 03 5752 2232
Ray White Real Estate Myrtleford 03 5752 2888
RT Edgar Bright 0402 277 808

Contact the Economic Development team

Want to know more about the fantastic opportunities to Live, Work, Invest, Study and Thrive in the Alpine Shire?

Contact the Economic Development team by phone 03 5755 0555 or email

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