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The Gippsland Lakes Guide

Safe & easy

sand/mud lake floor - no rocks, reefs, or tides
public jetties, and mooring right onto the beach
always in sight of land
sheltered inland waterways with ocean beach just beyond the sand dunes
lots of very sheltered moorings

Natural

this region is known as Lakes and Wilderness - for reasons that will be obvious when you visit
two national parks border the Lakes
over 140 species of birds and Ramsard-protected wetland habitats
lots of kangaroos, koalas and other native animals
dolphins, seals and plenty of fish

Uncrowded

close to Melbourne for easy access, far enough away to escape the crowds
vast waterways - 400 square kilometres
plenty of anchorages to hide from the world
90 miles of ocean beach, mostly only accessible by water
national parks mostly only accessible by water

Services

lake-side towns with pubs and restaurants
easy to stock up on supplies, and top up the water tanks
great coffee, shopping

For sailing

vast open waters
average wind strength: 10-15 knots
excellent sea breezes in summer
no tides

For cruising

easy distances between one destination and the next
drop the anchor anytime for a cooling swim

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