Lake Gardens is located near Lake Wendouree and directly behind the Ballarat Botanical Gardens, with a population of around 1,666 approximately. Lake Gardens is almost entirely residential, with a centrepiece ornamental lake surrounded by a small strip of businesses. Lake Gardens is surrounded by open space with the Ballarat Botanic Gardens, Wendouree Park and Ballarat Golf Course. The Ballarat Aquatic Centre is in Lake Gardens and includes a 25 metre 8 lane indoor heated pool. Public transport is available for locals, with the local bus service running daily and the Wendouree Train Station only a short walk away.
- Ballarat Botanical Gardens
- Ballarat Aquatic Centre