Strathmerton is a drive through town when traveling west heading to Mildura. That said the provision of most essential services are available in the town. Strathmerton is sort of midway between Cobram and Nathalia.
Strathmerton Post Office opened on 1 September 1879. In 1888 on the arrival of the railway a Strathmerton Township Post Office opened near the station. In 1891 this was renamed Strathmerton.
The Kraft factory in Strathmerton was acquired by Bega Cheese in December 2008 with Bega claiming that production will double in the following five years
If the timing is right refreshment at the pub may be in order.