Camping grounds re-open and Eungella and Burdekin Falls dams

Eungella Dam

Camping grounds at Eungella Dam and Burdekin Falls Dam will re-open from today, Friday 12 June. For your safety and the safety of others, Sunwater would like to remind visitors of the need to adhere to current social distancing and public gathering guidelines. Further information is available here https://bit.ly/2UAB31s Signage will be in place at […]

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Sunwater camping grounds to re-open

Sunwater camping grounds at Wuruma Dam, west of Bundaberg, will re-open from midday Wednesday 3 June 2020. This follows the Queensland Government’s recent announcement regarding the easing of COVID-19 restrictions. View the announcement here https://bit.ly/3ew2IYG Please note, due to construction work at Eungella and Burdekin Falls dams, camping grounds at these locations will re-open on […]

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Sunwater re-opens additional recreation area facilities

Sunwater is re-opening additional facilities at its recreation areas, dams, lakes and weirs in time for the weekend. Members of the public will be able to access Sunwater-managed toilets, shower blocks and BBQ facilities in day use areas from midday Friday 15 May. This decision follows the Queensland Government’s announcement to open up more recreation […]

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Burdekin Falls Dam Road closure

Burdekin Falls Dam Road directly below the spillway is currently closed to all vehicle use. The road will remain closed while repairs and maintenance are undertaken. An update will be issued on Sunwater’s website and via the Qld Traffic website when the road reopens. Media Enquiries: Sunwater Media TeamPhone: +61 7 3120 0047Email: media@sunwater.com.au […]

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Sunwater recreation areas, dams, lakes and weirs to re-open

From 11.59pm Friday 1 May 2020, Sunwater recreation areas, dams, lakes and weirs will be open for day use. Members of the public are welcome to visit our sites to have a picnic or conduct activities such as swimming, boating, skiing and fishing. This decision follows the Queensland Government’s announcement to ease stay-at-home restrictions resulting […]

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Recreation areas, dams, lakes and weirs closed to public use from 31 March

In line with recent government announcements, Sunwater recreation areas, dams, lakes and weirs will be closed to public use from Tuesday 31 March 2020 until further notice. This includes: day trips camping land and water-based activities – swimming, boating, skiing and fishing facilities – toilet and shower blocks, picnic areas, play equipment and look-out areas […]

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Burdekin Falls Dam (Lake Dalrymple) boat ramp open, road still closed

Burdekin Falls Dam continues to spill water however outflows are decreasing and the boat ramp is open. The road directly below the spillway remains closed at this time. If you plan to visit, please follow social distancing guidelines in place during the COVID-19 public health crisis. For forecasts and river levels: www.bom.gov.au. For dam updates: https://bit.ly/2UJmudY […]

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