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Lillydale Lake is open at all times and has a range of facilities and activities to suit everyone, including an all-abilities playground, outdoor fitness station, walking tracks, wetlands, fishing jetties, BBQ's, picnic shelters, sandy beach areas...more
All reviews coffee van picnic tables bbq facilities lovely place children's playground plenty of space family and friends beautiful place to visit water birds play ground dog walking sunny day nice place to go play games toilet block ice cream van an ideal place
Nice, level walk around a lake - takes about an hour, if you take your time. Great open space/s, constantly overlooking the lake as you walk around it, and it even has sand beaches. Great play area for the kids also, and a popular picnic/BBQ...More
Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Steve P
YRCouncil, Business Development Officer at Lilydale Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago
We are happy to read about your visit and glad you were able to enjoy with your children. Did you know the lake walk will soon link in with the Carrum to Warburton Rail trail? You can learn more about it on the VicRoads website....More
Great venue to take a leisurely walk around the circumference of the lake. Normally takes around three quarters of an hour depending on what alternatives you choose. Lovely setting with plenty of bird life throughout. Large playground for the kids as well as other aspects...More
Date of experience: September 2018
YRCouncil, Business Development at Lilydale Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018
We think its a great resource for the region and it also connects via pathways to the Lilydale to Warburton Rail trail and Carrum to Warburton trail.
also well presented is this place, the local council keep this place, parklands and facilities in excellent condition. great place to just relax, bbq, picnic, or go for a walk or run around the lake on the dedicated track which is large for all, including...More
Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rob c
YRCouncil, Business Development Officer at Lilydale Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018
thank you. We love our Lake and did you know it connects to the Carrum to Warburton trail too?
You could have a picnic here (there's electric bbq's, picnic tables, toilets, playgrounds etc.) but the best thing to do here is have a half hour walk around the lake. There's lots of birds to watch, and native flora to admire.
It is a pleasant way to have a nice walk whether you want it to be leisurely or are intent on improving your basic fitness. You can do as many circuits as you like and there are water birds to observe on your...More
Today we saw a baked potato van and an icecream van. Children were in the playground, radio controlled yachts were racing, and many people were walking, running, cycling, and dog walking around the 2.5km lake circuit. I was amazed at how many bird species were...More
Brought a picnic lunch here on the school holidays which we ate at one of the many park benches around the walking paths. We then had a nice stroll around the lake, stopping a few times to look at bridges and other features.
They're free, just push the button to start the gas. But it takes AGES to Herat up to cooking temperature, so allow plenty of time, and keep checking the gas is still going, you may have to push the button again for extra... More
They're free, just push the button to start the gas. But it takes AGES to Herat up to cooking temperature, so allow plenty of time, and keep checking the gas is still going, you may have to push the button again for extra time.