Swy-a-Lana Lagoon is a small man made saltwater lake situated in Maffeo Sutton Park. It is connected to the ocean during high tide. A walkway encircles the lagoon.
There are also, fountains & plantings around the lagoon. Children like swim in the lagoon & play on its sandy beach.
The park features a covered bandstand where music & dance events take place in the summer. There is an excellent children's playground. Also, a lovely lawn where summer festivals take place. The ferry dock to Newcastle Island is situated in the park.
There are ever-changing art displays, food trucks at various times, toilet facilities, & a dock for crabbing. It is a great place for a family picnic, a walk or a jog. There is even a huge picture frame set up to self-frame your photos.:)