Glenlyon Dam, Stanthorpe
Glenlyon Dam covers a surface area of 1800 hectares and an average depth of 4.3 metres. From your launch point at either boat ramps near the
How to get there
The Glenlyon Dam is located outside Stanthorpe.
What to expect Ð water conditions, etc
Given the size of the lake you need to consider the effect of winds and changing weather conditions.
As water skiing is a key activity on the lake care should be taken around water ski activities and especially near the boat ramp.
There are large areas of standing timber and submerged logs particularly in the upper reaches of feeder creeks.
Distance/Time to allow
You can tailor your paddles to the time that you have available. You can organise interesting paddles of 2 to 4 hours in duration.
Camping facilities, accommodation, etc
Other attractions in the area
Fishing. Wineries in the Stanthorpe area.
Other useful information
Fishing permit required for fishing in Glenlyon Dam.
A map of the area can be located at: www.ausfish.com.au/fitzy/glenlyon.htm