How you and your family spend your day may come down to the seasons. Warm summer days are great for swimming, skiing, kneeboarding and cooling down in our many lakes and rivers. Or take to the water anytime for canoeing and fishing in peaceful surrounds.
Major towns have extensive play equipment in their public parks that are perfect for entertaining the children of all ages and expending energy, while enjoying a picnic or cooking a snag on the electric barbecues.
For the teens, riding the trails or testing their skills at one our 3 skate parks. Maybe work a trick at Kerang’s newly constructed skate park which has hosted State Championships. If the weather is a little inclement Gray’s Bakery has a wonderful indoor playcentre and family room or try knocking over some pins at the Kerang Family Ten Pin Leisure Lounge.
Kerang Family Ten Pin Bowling and Leisure Lounge
The bowling alley is the perfect location for the whole family to take to the polished boards and try for a “strike”. The controlled lighting and music make a great atmosphere and add to the whole experience. There are other activities and arcade options to enjoy and hot fresh meals, coffees and milkshakes.
Apex Park, Koondrook
Enjoy Murray River views at Apex Park, Koondrook while the children have fun on the playground. You can make use of the undercover barbeque facilities. Both within walking distance to the Arbuthnot Sawmill, where you can take a tour and discover the history and developments of the Red gum timber industry. At the end of the park the new Koondrook Wharf provides great viewing of the Murray River.
Atkinson Park, Kerang
The picturesque Atkinson Park adjacent to the Murray Valley Highway in Kerang is the perfect place for the kids to play there are a number of climbing frames, slides, flying fox, large basket swing, giant climbing net and rockers for the littlies. The family can cook lunch at the parks barbecue facilities and take a stroll around the man-made mini lake. Older children may like to try their skills at the skate park.
Apex Park, Cohuna
The waterside Apex Park playground on the bank of the Gunbower Creek in Cohuna has both beautiful views and multiple facilities. Children can run amok on the play equipment, practice their manoeuvres at the skate park while mum and dad try out the exercise equipment. Barbecue and picnic facilities complete the appeal all within walking distance to the retail shops.