Lake Boondooma

Situated on the Boyne River to the west of Bjelke Petersen Dam, this lake is about 15 km from Proston. Since its construction in 1983, a variety of species have been stocked here. Australian bass, silver perch and yellowbelly dominate the angling, with barramundi and Murray cod stocking proving unsuccessful. A Stocked Impoundment Permit, available at the campground, is required to fish here.

Fishing is banned in the Boyne River from 200 m upstream to  400 m downstream of the Boondooma Dam wall.

The Lake Boondooma Camping and Recreation Area has self-contained cabins and a caravan park on the foreshore. A boat ramp and hire-boat business is located in the recreation area.

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