Lake Broadwater Conservation Park Southern Queensland Country

Photo credit: Robert Ashdown © Queensland Government

Lake Broadwater is the only large, naturally-occurring freshwater lake on the Darling Downs and is an important refuge for waterbirds and other wildlife. The lake is popular for picnicking, walking and birdwatching at any time of year; as well as power-boating, skiing, canoeing and swimming when conditions are suitable.


30km south-west of Dalby in southern inland Queensland.

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Park facilities

  • Campfires allowed (conditions apply)
  • No rubbish bins
  • Picnic tables (some sheltered)
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair access (may require assistance)
  • Camping
  • Showers
  • Boat ramp
  • Boating
  • Canoeing and kayaking
  • Swimming
  • Walking

  • There are currently no park alerts for this park.