• Open hours: 6am – 6.45pm

  • Refunds will be issued after the festival if for some reason the lake has been closed during your booked swim time.

  • Anyone under 18 must be accompanied and supervised by an adult. Please keep both eyes on your kids.

  • Refunds will not be valid for non-swimming during inclement weather or lighting storms.

  • An adult can enter (and must remain within) the lake precinct with a maximum of 2 children only.

  • No entry for anyone intoxicated.

  • Swimming periods 50mins length only (i.e. 6 – 6.50am).

  • Bookings can be made online through the app or at the Lake Gkula Ticket Booth

  • To protect our aquatic creatures please be 100 % free of cosmetics and sunscreens (including deodorants and wound treatments unless all ingredients are certified organic/reef friendly/100% zinc)

  • Please don’t leak in Lake Gkula.

  • No alcohol allowed into Lake Precinct.

  • Please do not swim if you have communicable disease or diarrhoea. The water in the lake is not disinfected.

  • Little people must be wearing aquatic nappies or swimwear.

  • Please, no nude (including topless) bathing.

  • There are changing depths and hidden hazards. Go slow and explore.

  • No plastic floatation devices or water inflatables.

  • Only jump off designated rocks. Please don’t throw or skim rocks.

  • Only enter the water from the beaches.

  • Follow any directions given by lake safety observers.

  • Please no breath holding games, we are not fish.

Ready to swim?

Tickets for Lake Gkula are $4 for adults, $2 for youths (ages 13-17) and $1 for kids and toddlers (0-12)