Lakes Coast Visitor Guide

LAKES COAST VISITOR GUIDE I PAGE 25 PORT ALBERT YARRAM WOODSIDE LOCH SPORT SALE MAFFRA STRATFORD BAIRNSDALE Things to do in Yarram • Walk more than 100 kilometres of tracks through the beautiful Strzelecki Ranges north of Yarram. • Visit Yarram’s historic courthouse building, which now houses a gallery with displays of works from local and regional artists. • Wander the Yarram Memorial Gardens featuring water attractions, pathways and a playground. • Discover Agnes Falls, about a half an hour drive from Yarram, as it drops 60 metres over many stone ledges. • Tarra Bulga Visitor Centre, at Balook, is about 45 minutes north of Yarram and features a theatrette, museum and plenty of information about the Tarra Valley. Head to the Tarra Festival in Yarram and Port Albert this Easter for a weekend of family fun and colour. Town with something for everyone At the heart of some of the most beautiful country in Gippsland, Yarram has something to please everyone, from the splendour of 90 Mile Beach to the delicious cool atmosphere of Tarra Bulga National Park, the historic excellence of Port Albert to the natural wonder of Wilsons Promontory. The town of Yarram itself offers a wide range of activities including golf, lawn bowls, tennis, swimming and extensive shopping opportunities. Nearby activities include fishing, bushwalking, horse and bike riding, surfing and canoeing, with equipment available for hire in most cases. Scenic forest drives are not far away with the Tarra Bulga National Park close by, taking the traveller through the beautiful Strzelecki Ranges. Visit some of Yarram’s historic venues such as the restored Regent Theatre and the old courthouse - an architectural gem that now serves the town as a gallery and information centre. COUNTRY CLUB Much more than just a sports club, with bowling greens and tennis courts, the Yarram Country Club is the social hub of the town. Offering fine dining to bar snacks, the club’s bistro is open seven days a week. Catering is also available for any function from a simple birthday to a large formal dinner, with a menu and service that you require. If you are visiting the area and looking for a good meal, a game of pool, a flutter on Keno or the TAB, or just a welcoming place for a quiet drink, look no further than the Yarram Country Club.