Festival of the Lakes

A one-day event celebrating sustainability and the Gippsland Lakes environment. Hosted by Love our Lakes in partnership with local community groups, businesses and sustainability experts, the event will be held on Saturday, 4 April near the footbridge and rotunda on the Lakes Entrance foreshore.Find Out More


Great Pelican Count

The annual Great Pelican Count is a BirdLife Australia citizen science survey is on again – Sunday April 5 from 11:30 am to 12 noon. It provides a snapshot of the Australian Pelican population recorded on the same day and at the same time across the Gippsland Lakes. Find Out More




Wildlife Photo Gallery

Check out the fantastic photos our Gippsland Lakes wildlife that have been taken by Museum Victoria research teams.

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Register for the Great Pelican Count

  The third annual Gippsland Lakes Great Pelican Count will be held at 11.30 am to 12 noon on Sunday, 5 April at locations all around the Gippsland Lakes.   According…

Big day planned for Festival of the Lakes

Partnering with local businesses, community groups, speakers and sustainable living experts, the Festival of the Lakes on Saturday, 4 April promises to be a day filled with fun, education, and inspiration.    The…