Metung Village

Metung Village

Metung Village Near Waterfront Retreat at Wattlepoint

In a peaceful corner of the Gippsland Lakes you’ll find Metung, a scenic 56 minutes’ drive from our Resort, Metung is a small Village of 1100 permanent residents located on a narrow peninsula of land separating Bancroft Bay and Lake King.

A lakeside village that offers a true escape and a chance to share simple pleasures. Steeped in a history of boats, fishing and gentle lifestyles, the town is both incredibly romantic and fabulous for families.

Stroll along the boardwalk that follows the shores of Bancroft Bay from Chinamans Creek to the Village Green, watch yachts sail by, It is not uncommon to observe a pod of dolphins feeding in the Bay or nearby channels.

Explore the Village and its shops and restaurants or just enjoy a drink at the famous waterfront Metung Hotel.

Watch the feeding of the pelicans at the front of the Metung Hotel at noon daily.

The Village Green is the venue for the Metung Farmers’ Market held on the second Saturday of each month where local produce is showcased for all to buy.

Enjoy a barbecue or a picnic on the shores of Lake King and a refreshing dip in the lake.

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