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Interesting facts about Lakes Entrance

Lakes Entrance is a beautiful coastal town located in the eastern corner of Victoria, Australia. It is a popular holiday destination for families as well as backpackers.

Here are some interesting facts about Lakes Entrance:

- Lakes Entrance is known as the "Gateway to the Gippsland Lakes" because it sits at the entrance to a network of lakes that covers over 600 square kilometers.
- The town was originally inhabited by the indigenous Gunai-Kurnai people, who named it "Kalimna" which means "big water".
- Lakes Entrance is home to Australia's largest fleet of commercial fishing boats. The lakes are rich in fish, including bream, flathead, and prawns.
- In the early 1900s, Lakes Entrance was a major center for logging. Huge logs were floated down the lakes and then transported to sawmills.
- The Entrance Walk is a popular tourist attraction. It is a wooden footbridge that extends over the entrance of the Gippsland Lakes, allowing visitors to see the ocean on one side and the lakes on the other.
- Lakes Entrance has a history of shipwrecks. The most famous is the "Emu", a paddle steamer that sank in 1927. Its wreck can still be seen in the lakes today.
- The town has its own microclimate - it is often much warmer than surrounding areas due to the sheltered location and the Gulf Stream.
- Lakes Entrance is home to several beaches, including Eastern Beach and Main Beach. Main Beach is especially popular for its long stretches of sand and calm waters.
- Every March, the town hosts the Lakes Entrance Surf Fishing Comp, which attracts hundreds of anglers from around the country.
- The town is famous for its seafood, especially its locally caught prawns. Visitors can indulge in fresh seafood at several local restaurants and cafes.

Overall, Lakes Entrance is a charming town with a rich history and plenty to offer visitors. Whether you enjoy fishing, beach life, or just soaking up the atmosphere, this town is definitely worth a visit.

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