Albert Park is a significant sanctuary for vegetation and wildlife. Tourists can get to see 225 hectares of beautiful parkland in Albert Park situated in Melbourne. There is also a picturesque lake and a network of trails along with many public events held. This park is home to many sporting and recreation activities like a 18 hole golf course, walking, cycling tracks, golf driving range and many other water activities too. This park and lake has been the site of the Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit, home to the Formula One AustralianGrand Prix since 1996 and is held each March, normally on the Labor Day weekend.