The village of Wyangala is an absolute adventure playground. For starters, it’s the hub of Wyangala Waters Holiday & Recreation Park. There’s also a nine-hole golf course and tennis court available for visitors. After a day of fishing and water sports, you can relax with a meal and a drink at the Wyangala Country Club. Or pack a picnic and head to Dissipater Park, which is located right at the base of the dam wall. It’s a spectacular backdrop for any occasion.
Wyangala is located a short drive from Cowra at the junction of the Lachlan and Abercrombie Rivers. The lake is a clean, clear vast expanse of water. The surrounding area offers excellent accommodation and camping facilities. There are bungalows, cottages, cabins and even a couple of houseboats. There are plenty of powered and unpowered grassy campsites and caravan sites and even a backwater camping area for the more adventurous.
Make the most of clear country skies at this destination that is ideal for a day trip and picnic, water sports and just right for a family holiday or get away with friends.
For those of you looking for activities, there are many to choose from at this picturesque park. There is a children’s playground, volleyball court and many walking trails through the bush to suit all levels of fitness. There are plenty of mountain bike trails to explore with varied terrain and spectacular scenery. A paddle around the foreshores any time of year is a wonderful and relaxing way to enjoy a day.
The dam is well regarded by anglers for fishing; silver and golden perch, catfish and Murray cod are plentiful.
The onsite general store offers a delicious selection of takeaway food, fuel and general supplies.
Dogs are welcome in the dog-friendly areas of the park and on campsites. Dogs must be on a leash and attended at all times.
Where to stay:
Reflections Holiday Park – Wyangala Dam Camping
Reflections Holiday Parks are located next to some of the most iconic beaches, inland dams and landmarks across NSW. All parks are in breathtaking locations, with accommodation options ranging from sites, ensuite sites, beach tents and cabins. Offering modern amenities, free Wi-Fi, accessible facilities and dog friendly options, many Reflections Holiday Parks are also close to, or adjoining some of our most pristine reserves.