Description

Lakes Entrance is a seaside resort and fishing port in eastern Victoria, Australia. It is situated approximately 320 kilometres (200 mi) east of Melbourne, near a managed, artificial channel connecting the Gippsland Lakes to Bass Strait. At the 2016 census, Lakes Entrance had a population of 4,810. The township was originally named Cunninghame, the Post Office of that name opening on 5 February 1870. It was renamed Lakes Entrance on 1 January 1915.

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  • Elevation: 2 m (7 ft)
  • Population: 4,810
  • State electorate(s): Gippsland East
  • Federal Division(s): Gippsland
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

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