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DAM

Kroombit Dam

Part of the:

Callide Valley

Water Supply Scheme

Capacity

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General information

Scheme name
Callide Valley
Stream name
Kroombit Creek
Lake name
Structure description
Earth and rockfill embankment and roller compacted concrete spillway
Algae Level
14,600
Storage capacity (ML)
1992
Year completed

History

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Visitor information

Thank you for visiting Kroombit Dam and helping us keep our dam recreational facilities a fun and safe place to relax and have a good time.

Facilities

Parking
Road access
Lookout

Boating

There is no boating allowed at Kroombit Dam.

Camping

There are three camping areas provided at Kroombit Dam; Griffiths Creek, Razorback and The Wall camping areas. Camping is not permitted at The Barracks or the lookout. Camping permits are required and fees apply. For more information visit the Queensland Parks and Forests website.

Pets

For everyone’s enjoyment and safety, please keep your pet on a leash or restrained during your visit.

Antisocial behaviour

If you observe vandalism, antisocial behaviour or any illegal activities, please contact the Police immediately on 000 to ensure we keep the dam safe and enjoyable for all.

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.

Read the signs and stay safe

For your own safety, please take note of the signs around the dam. The signs indicate hazards to watch out for and areas to avoid. Keep an eye on your children and inform them of the hazards and where they are allowed to go.

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Safety information

Most injuries around dams and weirs are a combination of being in unauthorised areas, excess alcohol consumption, skylarking, not boating to dam conditions and general slips, trips and falls around recreation areas. Enjoy the surroundings of your local dam or weir and stay safe by looking out for potential hazards and risks.