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Emerald Lake

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Address: Emerald, Victoria, Australia
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+61 1300 131 683

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Serene and beautiful day out

Living local, we come to Emerald Lake often. We chose it as our Xmas party destination for a second time this year. The kids love it, they can run around and play, while the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Megan B
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Emerald, Australia
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Emerald, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Living local, we come to Emerald Lake often. We chose it as our Xmas party destination for a second time this year. The kids love it, they can run around and play, while the adults can relax. We took the kids on a short Puffing Billy trip which was loved by all.

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Thank Megan B
Kuching, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place to spend the day, lots of trails to explore and the mini train town was delightful! Awesome!

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Thank JayKaySixSeven
Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stopped here as a part of our puffing billy trip. We had a yummy lunch at the café near the station prices were very affordable as a family of 5. Took the kids for a paddle boat ride which they loved.

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Thank micknmandy5
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A gorgeous lake set in Emerald. We went for a walk around the lake and it is so beautiful. Puffin Billy goes through the park and you can hire paddle bikes. There is a cafe. $6 entry fee so make sure you have coins or credit card.

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Thank MissMiqi
Melton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I hiked for 3 hours amid amazing scenery and birdlife. From rainforested areas to eucalypt forests and a lovely lake, every minute was beautiful. The lake also has water bikes and a cafe. A great place to spend the day picnicking.

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Thank LeeM1959
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there for a birthday party recently. Very disabled friendly for parking and getting around. Cafe was nice. Great family, couples etc for Bbq's picnics etc. Loved seeing Puffing Billy the train too.

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Thank Marion O
Oxford
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Only had time to drive around a small park of this lake but next time im in town i'll be spending some time going walking and doing the other various activities.

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Thank LTrain09
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We were on a mission to find somewhere to enjoy the warm sun and found our road trip brought us to the lake. It's a lovely spot to picnic and there are even paddle boats to have fun on and you can catch the puffing billy or just wave to the passengers, both are fun. The grounds are beautiful with... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Stopped for a picnic on our fabulous puffing billy trip. Nice playgrounds and kids enjoyed the water bikes. Reasonable shop with drinks and ice creams and some take away options too. Really enjoyed the miniature railway.

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Thank familyfuninsun
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Went to this park (visiting for Pugging Billy) and was blown away by what a beautiful area this is. There is a gorgeous lake at the entrance with Aqua paddle bikes you can hire (not sure about the prices). Loads of gorgeous walking tracks, a miniature model railway and beautiful picnic spots. There is toilets and a cafe at the... More 

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