Virginia Lake is a beautiful destination and again a popular setting for weddings. Take a 25 minute woodland walk around the lake, spy Peter Pan’s statue and enjoy the birdlife, both on and around the water. The Winter Gardens is an all?year?round attraction withcolourful displays whatever the season or weather. Adjoining is the Art Garden combining sculpture and garden art. Visit in the evening and see the Higginbottom Fountain lit up at night. Add in a children’s playground and this makes Virginia Lakeone of Wanganui’s most popular attractions.