Lake Bolac

About Lake Bolac

Lake Bolac is a historic settlement some 30 minutes drive south of Ararat. An important service centre for the surrounding farms, the township is also an attraction in its own right.  

Visit historic bluestone buildings, including the site of the Lake Bolac Flax Mill. Take a self-guided heritage walk through the town with the help of a free brochure available from the Information Centre. The Lake Bolac Historical Society conducts guided tours for groups.  

The nearby Narrapumelap Historic Homestead and Gardens are considered one of rural Victoria’s finest examples of French Gothic Revival. it is open to the public Melbourne Cup and Easter weekends and at other times by appointment.  

The Information Centre houses a display of fascinating historic photos and memorabilia. The centre includes a playground, internet facilities, Bendigo Bank branch and Medicare outlet. 

Want to know more about Lake Bolac?

The Lake Bolac Community website has everything you need!

Public Toilets

Find out where the nearest toilets are in Lake Bolac.

Accommodation in Lake Bolac

Lake Bolac Hotel
Address: 2127 Glenelg Highway, Lake Bolac
Phone: 5350 2303

Caravan Park & Camping

Lake Bolac Caravan Park
Address: 115 Frontage Road, Lake Bolac
Phone: 5350 2329
Enquire here


Lake Bolac Motel
Address: 2173 Glenelg Highway, Lake Bolac
Phone: 5350 2218
Enquire here

Bin Collection Day - Monday

Rural Bin Collection Calendar 2023

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