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Winton Wetlands

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Unique beauty

Good scenic views with dead trees, flora and fauna. Great contrast of life and death for... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
Yarra Valley, Australia
via mobile
Great Café

I love this place!!........the café is fantastic, fast friendly service the food delicious. Kids... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Wodonga, Australia
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  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“bird watching”(3 reviews)
“flying fox”(2 reviews)
Visitors to Winton Wetlands can connect with the site in any number of ways. Whether it be a memorable walk, an adventurous bike ride, a paddle in a kayak or a relaxing visit to the Mokoan Hub and Café (open 7 days, 9am-4pm) – where you will find...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Lake Mokoan Rd, Benalla, Victoria 3725, Australia
+61 3 5766 4462
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

In my 68yrs i have travelled all over the world and this rates up there with the best locations i have ever witnessed. I am a pro photographer and i found myself in heaven. Landscapes to die for, art works in the natural environment, sunsets...More

3  Thank Graham G
Management response:Responded 17 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. And we are so glad you took the time to visit us. We are looking forward to seeing your photos, and are so thrilled that the sunset and sunrise performed as requested. Thank you also...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 5 October 2016

I'm an avid naturalist, and am very familiar with the site. When it has water in it (like at the moment), it is a great birding spot, but, with the restoration of a more natural flooding regime, there is not always this water and conducive...More

2  Thank DidsterBenalla
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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Good scenic views with dead trees, flora and fauna. Great contrast of life and death for photographers lover. There is pretty interesting art around the wetlands.

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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I love this place!!........the café is fantastic, fast friendly service the food delicious. Kids love the flying fox. Great cakes and coffee too!

1  Thank Shaladia75
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Had lunch here with my Mum and neice. She was obsessed with the zip line which we played on for ages. Had a walk to the observation deck too. No water here at the moment to see - weird to see it like this. Had...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Magnificent art, lot of wild life. I spotted a few eagles. Lovely walks, they also rent bikes. There is a flying fox to keep the kids busy. They have an exquisite cafe with organic coffee, beautiful food and nice service. I highly recommend the smashed...More

Thank 83starmountain
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped here on our way home after reading about it in a local guide. This is a great little cafe. With delicious food & great service. Also knowing that you're contributing to something special 😄

Thank Lil2080
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The wetlands finishes off the benalla art trial was so interesting then to top off see the painted silos

Thank Amanda P
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Although there is no water here at the moment , it is a very interesting and beautiful landscape. A lot of work has gone into making this a great place to visit. The art installations, picnic areas and walks were all great. Great place to...More

1  Thank kimlb1976
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Absolutely stunning, we stumbled upon this place and were blown away by the beauty and incredible birdlife.

Thank Therma68
Reviewed 5 April 2018

What an absolutely delightful find. Roadtesting my new car on an impromptu quick drive from Benalla and happened across this oasis. Lunch time, hungry, so called in. Quiet, pleasant surroundings, magnificent outlook, friendly homely service, reasonably priced and THE best Steak sandwich. Thankyou Sam and...More

1  Thank Terry W
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Imagine a picturesque wetland, and imagine getting a Melbourne standard breakfast, lunch and coffee! Then imagine getting all this at Melbourne prices. Its true, really good food, service, variety and even some decent drops on the wine list. I recommend a detour if you're in...More

Thank Duncan W
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