Albert Park and Lake
Albert Park Lake is a man made lake situated in Albert Park bordered by Albert Road, Queens Road, Fitzroy Street and Canterbury Road.
The park is roughly 2.25 square kilometres of parkland including Albert Park Lake with many different sporting facilities including parks, sporting grounds, sports facilities, golf course, walking track, race track (Grand Prix) and aquatic centre.
Being only 3km from Melbourne CBD, Albert Park is popular for a range of activities like dog walking, jogging, cycling, sailing and rowing. Numerous sporting events are held in the park along with festivals.
A wide variety of events are held at Albert Park throughout the year, with events ranging from fun runs, sporting tournaments, international and national levels of competition.
Albert Park is on Crown Land, managed by Parks Victoria.
-:- Barbecue and picnic facilities
-:- Boat hire
-:- Walk, cycle or jog around the track, past green lawns and playing fields.
-:- Sporting facilities include a golf driving range, gymnasium and Aquatic Centre.
Rowing The rowing clubs at Albert Park Lake operate weekly races and annual regattas. The Albert Park South Melbourne Rowing Club operate from the Plant-Williamson Rowing Pavilion.
Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre
You can swim, dive or try out the indoor sports facilities and fitness gym at the Melbourne Sports & Aquatic Centre.
The Point Restaurant and the lake front boardwalk are both accessible from Aquatic Drive. This picturesque part of the lake has great views over the sailing area and the St Kilda Road skyline.
The Point Restaurant
Albert Park Golf Course
Play a round of golf on the Albert Park 18 hole public Golf Course or try out the Golf Driving Range.
Albert Park Golf Course
Swan Picnic Area
The Swan picnic area is at the very northern end of the park offering a large area of trees providing a relaxing, shady location on a summers afternoon. Access is via Albert Road with the main parking area off Albert Road Drive.
-:- There are multiple car parks (car parks and kerbside)
-:- Parking fees apply to all parking spaces within Albert Park.
-:- Time restrictions requirements are shown on parking signs.
-:- Tickets must be displayed prominently.
❊ Address & Contact ❊
⊜ Lakeside Drive, Albert Park | Map
✆ Parks Victoria on 13 1963
❊ Web Links ❊
→ Albert Park and Lake
❊ Also See... ❊
→ Albert Park Golf Course
→ Albert Park Indoor Sports Centre
→ South Melbourne SC
→ The Point Restaurant
→ Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre | MSAC
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