Lake Daylesford, Daylesford

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Water Body · Nature / Park
Lake Daylesford is a serene place to relax and enjoy nature. Plenty of benches all around the lake offer a place to sit and relax. For something more active, take a walk around the lake or along the paths, go for a swim, or take out a paddleboat. After that, a nice picnic or barbecue will be in order. There is also a cafe where you can enjoy a cup of coffee or a tea. Be sure to drink some water from the mineral spring. Use our Daylesford trip itinerary planner to add Lake Daylesford and other attractions to your Daylesford vacation plans.
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  • We walked the entire perimeter of the lake (2.8km) and it was just beautiful. The lush greenery made for a beautiful nature break.  more »
  • We walked through the conifer forest overhead and looked down from the viewing area. People were swimming and boating, there were picnics, and many cars were parked. A pleasant early Summer's day...  more »
  • Beautiful location to stop and grab a coffee. Plenty of walking / hiking tracks, swimming holes, bed and breakfast and accommodation options.
  • Superb swimming spot, even for those who are a little afraid of the Loch Ness Monster. Not a monster in sight just swimming bliss!

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