Lake Guthridge/Guyatt

McIntosh Drive, Sale VIC 3850, Australia

Lake Guthridge/Guyatt

McIntosh Drive, Sale VIC 3850, Australia
Staff Pick
46 m
3.09 km
Easy

Summary

Lakes Guthridge and Guyatt are located off Foster Street in Sale and can be accessed from McIntosh Drive behind the Police Station or via Guthridge Parade walking through the Sale Botanic Gardens.

Lake Guthridge/Guyatt

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Description

The Lakes offer a tranquil and picturesque setting in the heart of Sale and have long been a focal point for recreational activities, picnics and barbeques and nature observation.
Other attractions include the Aboriginal Art Interpretive Trail, Historic Powder Magazine, Heritage Botanic Gardens, Fauna Park and Aboriginal Canoe Tree. A café at Aqua Energy adjoins the park.

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Points of Interest

1. Wood carving

Check out the chainsaw wood carving of the Jolly Swagman in the Botanic Gardens..

2. Birdlife

A lovely spot to stop and see the pelicans, swans and waterbirds enjoying their day.

3. Public Toilets

Public Toilets

4. Aboriginal Art Interpretive Trail

Aboriginal Art Interpretive Trail

5. Powder Magazine

Built in 1864-65, the Sale Powder Magazine served the needs of North and East Gippsland to provide safe conditions for the storage of explosive powder was used by the gold mining industry.

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6. Boardwalk

Another excellent site to view the bird life.

7. Aqua Energy Cafe

Stop for a coffee at the cafe.

8. Botanic Gardens

Beautiful gardens, grassed areas, paved walking areas, a playground (including flying fox), undercover picnic areas, sculptures, a fauna enclosure, sensory garden and elm forest

Features

Local Treasures Local Treasures
Art and Culture Art and Culture
Natural Trail Natural Trail
Coast/River/Lake Coast/River/Lake
Park(s)/Garden(s) Park(s)/Garden(s)
Playground Playground
Picnic Spot Picnic Spot
Wheelchair Friendly Wheelchair Friendly
Drinking Water Available Drinking Water Available
Seating Available Seating Available
Public toilets Public toilets
Pram friendly Pram friendly

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