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Lakes Entrance Activities & Attractions
Activities & Attractions
There is much to see and do whether you are here for a day, week or month, for business or pleasure, on your own, with your family or as a group, use this website to help you make your stay in Lakes Entrance Memorable. Hire a Bike from the Shell Garage on the North Arm, or hire a boat also on the North Arm and explore. Visit the Shell Museum, hire a paddle boat on the other side of the footbridge. Visit spectacular Buchan Caves, keep fit or have a hit of tennis at the Aquadome – there is much to do apart from lazing on the beach.
Bikes to suit most requirements see Barry at the Shell Garage on Marine Parade
• Always swim between the flags marking the area safer for swimming.
• Read and obey the signs
• Be careful where you dive – accidents often result from diving into shallow waters.
• Be aware of slippery banks and rocks when fishing
• Don’t swim under the influence of alcohol or drugs
• Always swim under supervision
• If you get into trouble in the water, stay calm. Signal for help, then float and wait for assistance
• Float with a current or undertow. Don’t try to swim against it.
• When out on the water always wear the correct safety equipment.
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.
Ph: 5155 1538
Great fun for kids of all ages!
8 car slot track, 6 car RC car circuit, air hockey, i-hockey, arcade games and Virtual Reality games.
We also have sand art and kid's beading for the littlies.
Open all school holidays and on weekends off-season 10 – 4.
Most activities are only $5 each.
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
You may also like to consider the following:
Lakes Entrance is 313 kilometres (3 hours 30 mins) from Melbourne via the Princes Highway. 2 hours from Traralgon and 1 hour from Sale. 3 hours 30 minutes from Merimbula, 5 hours from Canberra and 8 hours from Sydney.
What is not commonly known is the fact that Lakes Entrance is on a similar latitude to Granada in Spain, and Sicily. Alternatively you could say it would lie somewhere between Athens and Crete, if it were in the northern hemisphere. It is therefore, no surprise that it is warmer and sunnier than most parts of Victoria in winter, when the temperature can sometimes rise to 18-20 degrees. Summers are milder than the rest of the state, so the climate is perfect all year round for a weekend away or longer stay.
"The Heart of the Community"
Open Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
Check our website for details on courses etc.
New to Lakes Entrance opposite Peels Booking Office.
A place where people come to purchase exceptional pieces of Crystal and Unique Fossils.
We source our collection from all over the world, working directly with people who are miners or avid collectors.
Each piece is hand selected by us in an effort to give you the best quality at the best price.
Our range of fossils, minerals, jewellery and antiquities offers a unique opportunity for our customers to obtain items rarely offered for sale in Australia.