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Need a little rest and relaxation? Enjoy the glorious walk around our Commonwealth Games Rowing circuit The lake offers rowing, hire boats,wild life... feed the ducks, gardens & playgrounds.The Botanical Gardens and our famous Begonias are just accross the road. BBQs also available
Lake Wendouree is situated in the centre of Ballarat and offers a wide range of attractions and recreational activities including the Ballarat Botanical Gardens, Steve Moneghetti walking and running track, cycling trails, bird watching, fishing, indigenous playground and excellent picnic and BBQ…
Lovely hour walk around the lake. On your walk there are cafes/hotels to stop off at for a coffee or cleansing ale. The Botanical Gardens are always worth a look and the Prime Ministers walk, busts of every Prime Minister of Australia, bar the last few, it's been difficult to keep up!
Lake Wendouree and the Ballarat Botanical Gardens and surrounding natural spaces provide the perfect escape from reality. Admire the local swans glide along the glistening waters as you take a stroll, jog or ride around the six-kilometre Steve Moneghetti track. Stop by one of the lakeside cafes for…