Some interesting Mildura fast facts:
Regional population around 60,000
Major industries include agriculture, tourism, horticulture, manufacturing and retail.
The Mildura region grows the following percentages of Australia's fresh produce:
Almost 100% of Australia's dried vine fruit (98%)
75% table grapes
20% of wine grape crush
Murray River Salt flakes grown in Mildura are considered essential by foodies and top chefs across Australia and more recently around the world.