Shops in the Wimmera are generally open from Monday to Friday (9.00am to 5 or 5.30pm) and on Saturday mornings. In the larger centre of Horsham, there are some department and variety stores that are open longer hours, including on Sundays.
The Wimmera really does have "Everything you need" and you'll find everything you need at thewimmeraonline.com.au. The Wimmera Online is a directory of the regions online businesses over the 5 municipalities Hindmarsh, Horsham, Northern Grampians, West Wimmera and Yarriambiack.
The region has an abundance of local produce offering everything from olives, olive oil, wool, lamb, lentils, chickpeas, fruit and vegetables, wildflowers, wine, jams, honey, soap and more. The Horsham and Grampians Visitor Information Centre on O'Callaghans Parade, Horsham stocks a wide variety of local produce providing something for every taste.