What fish are in Burrinjuck Dam?

Fishing. Lake Burrinjuck is home to the Murray cod, as well as golden perch (yellow belly), silver perch, brown and rainbow trout, redfin and European carp.

How high is burrinjuck dam?

93 m

Burrinjuck Dam
Impounds Murrumbidgee River
Height 93 m (305 ft)
Length 233 m (764 ft)
Dam volume 394,000 m3 (13,900,000 cu ft)

How much water is in lake Burrinjuck?

1,026,000 ML
The dam holds 1,026,000 ML of water, almost twice as much water as Sydney Harbour. Burrinjuck Dam covers an area of 5,500 ha, or more than 8,000 football fields.

Is burrinjuck road sealed?

It is a sealed road, but rather narrow in parts, and also features many tight, hairpin bends.

Is burrinjuck Dam spilling?

Burrinjuck Dam continues to spill, and Blowering Dam is nearing capacity with ongoing tributary flows continuing downstream and the Bureau of Meteorology forecasting a higher likelihood of rain into Spring.

When was burrinjuck dam built?

1928Burrinjuck Dam / Opened

What is the largest dam in NSW?

The largest reservoir in New South Wales is the 4,798,000-megalitre (1.055×1012 imp gal; 1.267×1012 US gal) Lake Eucumbene in the Snowy Mountains, formed by the Eucumbene Dam….Dams and reservoirs.

Dam name (where appropriate) Chaffey Dam
Reservoir name (where appropriate) Chaffey Dam
Dam type Embankment
Purpose(s) Irrigation Water supply

Are there yabbies in Burrinjuck Dam?

Finally, in answer to a reader’s question, yes you can catch yabbies in Belanglo State Forest. The locale is well known for a variety of activities and I’m sure yabbying could be just one of the more successful but less sensational ones. Just watch your back.

Is blowering Dam open today?

Open 24 hours a day, all year round. Entry is free.

Is blowering Dam open?

Blowering dam open to visitors but reminded of access restrictions.

What is the deepest dam in NSW?

These lakes, held back by dams, are the largest waterbodies serving water and power supply needs….Largest constructed reservoirs by State/Territory.

STATE/TERRITORY New South Wales
DAM NAME Eucumbene
RESERVOIR Lake Eucumbene
CAPACITY (million m3) 4798

What is the deepest dam in Australia?

Tasmania’s Gordon Dam, one of the largest in Australia, was constructed in the 1970s….Australian Capital Territory.

Reservoir name (where appropriate) Bendora Reservoir
Waterway(s) impounded Cotter River
Dam type Arch
Purpose(s) Water supply
Reservoir capacity ML 11,540