East Gippsland acknowledges the Gunaikurnai, Monero and the Bidawel people as the Traditional Custodians of the land that encompasses East Gippsland Shire. We pay our respects to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in East Gippsland, their Elders past and present.


Over summer the East Gippsland Shire Council delivers a Summer Carnival on the foreshore in Lakes Entrance from late December through to the end of the school holidays, including Australia Day.

Opening from 6:00 pm every day till late, the Carnival offers rides for the crazy adventurous to little kids. Sideshows, Ferris wheel, and dodgem cars as well.

The carnival will start operating from Wednesday 23 December and run through till the Wednesday 27 January 2022.

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