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Went through the lock on the paddle wheeler Melbourne

It was interesting to see the operation of the lock from the decks of the paddle wheeler Melbourne... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
malcolmaustin43
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Melbourne, Australia
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The notice boards around give you a good understanding of the lock and weir system. I was lucky to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Karen S
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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was on a paddle steamer going through the lock, interesting to watch levels rise and fall. Something you only need to see once there is also an island to walk around but looked pretty boring. Good area for kids to wear out some energy and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a nice park beside the lock where you can picnic. It is interesting to see the lock in action when the paddle steamers come in. Worth a look if you have never seen a lock in action before.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Xena100bc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was interesting to see the operation of the lock from the decks of the paddle wheeler Melbourne as the water level changed.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank malcolmaustin43
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The notice boards around give you a good understanding of the lock and weir system. I was lucky to see it fill up, open the gates and ...... let a duck through :) The grounds around Lock 11 are beautiful.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Karen S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, friendly service, nice environment. Small but good salad bar. All staff are friendly. Good for a private dinner or group function.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 7 November 2018

wonderful experience lots of life time memories and easy not to much energy needed an out for all ages

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Maree H
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Hubby and l took a trip down to Lock 11 to watch as a steamer went thru. Very interesting to watch how it all works with the different levels of the Murray. Recommend

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jenni D
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Recently I returned to Mildura on a business trip, with a colleague. This was her first visit to Mildura. We had a hour spare before our meetings, so I was able to show her some of the highlights I remember as a kid growing up...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jeffphilp2018
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Interesting to see how this works. You can get right up beside the boats and chat with the passengers.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tania P
Reviewed 5 October 2018

The lock was in a great location and very interesting to see. Would be great to see a boat going through. Very scenic spot.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Chris236-12
20 May 2016|
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Response from fionawebster | Reviewed this property |
Hi Chris, I am not a hundred per cent sure the times but I will make some enquiries and get back to you ASAP. From memory I think it is around 2.00 p.m as we did the afternoon cruise.
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