Lakes, dams & camping

Many of our lakes and dams are open for recreational activities and camping. Information on location, facilities and fees and charges is below.

Boat on dam
Our lakes and dams are wonderful places to enjoy a wide range of recreation activities. But it's important to plan ahead before visiting a lake or dam in our region. As these are outdoor recreation areas they may be affected by weather and issues such as algae outbreaks. When planning your visit remember to check: if the lake or dam is open or closed. which activities are allowed. if permits are required. if fees ...
Man fishing at Lake Cooby
Recreational facilities can be found at two different areas of the lake; Loveday Cove and the dam wall picnic area. Information about these two sections can be found below. Before heading out to Lake Cooby remember to check if these areas are open. Camping facilities are not available and alcohol is not permitted at this location.  As it is a flora and fauna reserve, domestic animals are not allowed at Lake Cooby, so ...
This place should be on your activity hot spot list. Lake Cressbrook offers many activities: boating, rowing, fishing, bush walking, sailing, camping, picnicking, kayaking and canoeing to name just a few. Current alerts Lake Cressbrook will be closed until Friday 16 November for maintenance and will re-open on Saturday 17 November. A total fire ban is in place at Lake Cressbrook and will remain until further notice.   Location Lake Cressbrook is a leisurely 50 ...
Lake Perseverance has been closed to all users, except people wishing to walk and picnic around the lake, as a precautionary move due to elevated numbers of E.Coli bacteria. Regular monitoring will be undertaken and the dam will be reopened when bacteria numbers return to acceptable levels. Canoeing and water skiing on Lake Perseverance is only available to the Perseverance Aquatic Club and those participating in organised activities conducted through the ...
Located on the banks of the Condamine River this facility is a great place for self-contained campers who love to relax, get out on their boat, swim and fish. The weir is situated 30km east of Millmerran on Yarramalong Road (off the Millmerran-Leyburn Road also accessible via Fysch Road, Pampas). There are no fees to visit or camp and the maximum stay is 3 days. Facilities Available facilities are: Picnic tables. Toilets. Boat ramp is on ...
Lemontree Weir is owned and operated by SunWater. There is no public access and camping is not permitted. The road reserve upstream of the weir at the Bostock Road bridge crossing is a popular spot for fishing and access to the Condamine River. Only day use visits are recommended. Visitors are asked to respect the site by removing their rubbish when they leave and not causing damage.       ...
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