Stocked fish include Australian Bass, Barramundi Golden Perch, Saratoga, Silver Perch and Sooty Grunter. There is a breeding population of Fork-Tailed Catfish present which can dominate captures as well as Eels, Tandans, Snub Nosed Gar and Spangled Perch. A Stocked Impoundment Permit is required to fish in Lake Monduran / Fred Haigh Dam.
There are no boating restrictions at Fred Haig Dam. It is open 24 hours. A concrete boat ramp is provided in the public access area with a gravel ramp below the lookout area (near dam wall and camping area).
Camping and caravans are permitted at the lake. Fees apply. There are a limited number of cabins on the hill overlooking the lake, alternatively contact local accommodation in Gin Gin.
For everyone’s enjoyment and safety, please keep your pet on a leash or restrained during your visit.
Help us keep all recreational areas clean and tidy by using the rubbish bins provided. If rubbish bins are full please take your rubbish with you. Please also take any seafood rubbish with you to reduce odour.
If you observe vandalism, antisocial behaviour or any illegal activities, please contact the Police immediately on 000.
Commercial or large group activities
Please note that approval is required for the use of Sunwater land for any event or function other than normal visitor activities in approved recreational areas. Events or functions include, but are not limited to fishing, swimming, rowing, boating or skiing competitions or displays, community events, weddings or other organised activities. To gain approval, submit a General Application for Access to Sunwater Land or Infrastructure and Events, or contact us on 13 15 89.
Motorcycles and other vehicles
The recreational use of registered and unregistered motorcycles and four wheelers within the camping area and the surrounding private property is strictly prohibited. The speed limit in the camping area is 20km/h.