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Sister Cities

Sister Cities

Sister city and twin town relationships give Council and our community new economic and education opportunities. It also expands our international communication, cultural awareness and co-operation.

Council has strong ties with its international partners, including cultural, education, economic and historic links.

Swan Hill - Yamagata

Swan Hill - Yamagata

The relationship between Swan Hill and Yamagata officially started in 1980. It was one of the earliest Sister City arrangements with Japan.
Robinvale - Villers-Bretonneux

Robinvale - Villers-Bretonneux

Villers-Bretonneux was adopted as the twin city of Robinvale in 1984-1985. However the first visits were made in late 1970s including a youth exchange.