Lovely little park in Whanganui worth a visit if in town. Peaceful and quiet and very pretty. Would be a good spot for a picnic
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Virginia Lake never gets old, and ive been continuosly going since i was a youngin! Great to get the family outdoors to enjoy freah air while you walk the outskirts of the lake. Trek the different trails, visit the winter gardens, enclosed park for the...More
We were so pleased that Cyclone Cook left us alone and so decided that our first place to go was here. What an absolute delightful place with so many different types of birds and lovely surroundings. Would be glorious place to picnic when the ground...More
This is a great place for a walk. There are three different level walkways from lakeside to higher with stunning views over the lake and grounds. Also worth a visit is the Winter Gardens, the aviary and the nearby cafe.
Visited here on our way to Stratford, this place was stunning, so much to see, avery with lots of birds from budgies to beautifully coloured parrots and love birds. Statues and flowers dotted all around nit to mention the 'winter gardens' the flowers and artwork...More
This lake is beside the main road so easy to find, plenty of parking. Much more than the lake, the park and trees are beautiful and there's a gorgeous indoor garden. Café was busy but working well, food good. Beware the greedy poultry!
i have always loved this lake and have now had a long personal association with it stretching back four decades or more. Our recent visit to the City again provided us with a chance to visit it, and it was the true highlight of the...More
At the west side of Whanganui town, this lake and the surrounding park welcoming visitors to the city coming from west direction (through Hawera). Small lake but beautiful with park at the surrounding area, gives choices for visitors as picnic spot, walking path, or exercises...More