|Post Office Jetty on the Esplanade Lakes Entrance VIC 3909|
Try a 2 hour family cruise on the Gippsland Lakes aboard the 20 metre Thunderbird a 190 seat catamaran or Stormbird which takes you down to the Metung hotel for lunch. Cruises depart from Post Office Jetty on the Esplanade. The Peel family have been sailing the Gippsland Lakes for over 80 years.
Metung Cruise departs 11am daily (weather permitting)
|Caves Road Buchan VIC 3885|
45 minute drive from Lakes Entrance.
Discover an underground wonderland of spectacular limestone formations at Gippsland's ancient Buchan Caves. The caves were created almost 400 million years ago by underground rivers cutting through limestone rock. Professionally guided tours daily (except Christmas Day). Recognised as one of Victoria’s best natural attractions. Walking tracks, picnic areas, camping and self contained cabins available.
|Across Footbridge Lakes Entrance VIC 3909|
"Holiday Fun For All Ages"
Paddleboats. Aquabikes. Catamarans. Canoes.
Paddleskis. Cruise Chair.
Body Boards for the Beach ID is required
Family Paddle Boat - Up to 5 Persons (4 adults 1 small child)
|Cunningham Quay 340 Esplanade Lakes Entrance VIC 3909|
Scenic Eco Nature Based Gippsland Lakes Cruise with Expert Commentary
On Board the Historic "Lonsdale"
Selection Of Cruises Available.
The Lonsdale is also Available for Private Functions.
Cruises depart from Cunningham Quay on the Esplanade (weather permitting)
|Lakes Squash & Movie Theatre|
|52 Myer Street Lakes Entrance VIC 3909|
Year Round, Modern, Air Conditioned Cinema Playing Latest Release Movies 2D and 3D
Squash and Racquet Ball. Hire Equipment.
Change Rooms/Showers. Licenced Coffee Shop.
Movie Info: 03 5155 1941
|Apex Park across the road from the Information Centre is the most popular location with BBQ’s, childrens playground and toilets. |
|461 Esplanade Lakes Entrance VIC 3909|
Great Fun for all the family at 461 Esplanade just past Bulmer Street. Open 7 Days a Week during main holiday periods.
Call in and say hello to Vince and his friendly staff
Mini golf also in Roadknight Street
opposite Whiter's Holiday Resort.
|Portside Hire Boats - No Licence Required|
|Marine Parade Lakes Entrance VIC 3909|
Great Fun for all the Family (pets welcome).
Boat holds maximum 6 to 8 persons.
Hire Cost: $50 hour - $90 2 Hour
then $30 per hour thereafter.
A Deposit of $50 is required (refundable)
BBQ Boats (12 people max) 3 Hour cost $300 $80 p.h. thereafter
Deposit $200 refundable
Hire Rods. Bait available
|The main beach is located across the footbridge and is patrolled during school and public holidays, however, it is a good idea to keep an eye on the kids as there is often an under tow. The other popular beach is opposite Eastern Beach Caravan Park once again exercise care. Lakes Tyers beach opposite the hotel is also popular with families.|
|Nyerimilang Heritage Park-Free Admittance|
|Kalimna West Road Lakes Entrance VIC 3909|
Magnificent views and a rich variety of plant and birdlife are some of this Gippsland park’s attractions. The highlight is Nyerimilang Homestead in a delightful garden setting on a cliff top above the beautiful Gippsland Lakes.
Perfect picnic spots are surrounded by garden and scenic walks along bush and farm tracks.
Nyerimilang Heritage Park is 10kms from Lakes Entrance via Kalimna West Road. Open 7 days. Entrance is free but donations are accepted to help maintain the park.