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Ewen Maddock Dam

Mooloolah Connection Rd, Mooloolah Valley, Queensland, Australia
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Peaceful. No electric motor boats. Bliss.

If you want a place to go and just take in the peace and quiet, then this might be up your alley... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
AustraliaRealEstate
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Melbourne, Australia
Cracking little spot

Only thing that's missing is bizarrely enough a water fountain for drinking! Not particularly well... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2017
7276gb
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South Yorkshire, UK
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Mooloolah Connection Rd, Mooloolah Valley, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you want a place to go and just take in the peace and quiet, then this might be up your alley. Clean (away from the road though) green and totally serene. Do yourself a favour.

Thank AustraliaRealEstate
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Only thing that's missing is bizarrely enough a water fountain for drinking! Not particularly well signed off the road and not a lot of parking space but otherwise good with a walking trail, small beach, toilets, BBQ facilities and excellent swimming. The water's a strange...More

Thank 7276gb
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We love it here! Awesome place for young children to swim. The locals love it, well looked after and a great place to relax.

Thank Nic T
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Even though there were a heap of visitors to this wonderful place it was still peaceful. Great place for a barbie or picnic. A few sheltered tables and chairs. Lovely views of the dam and a great place to swim and paddle board excellent for...More

Thank s0nas2013
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Perfect picnic and chill out zone. A natural space that makes having quiet home or a chat inevitable. Enjoy the beautiful natural gift

Thank Kimbo L
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

A lovely, peaceful place suitable for bbqs, picnics, walking and kayaking. Still, non tidal water makes for easy paddling.

Thank schnoodles2015
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Our 2nd visit for a day walk. Like last time enjoyed ourselves - the scenery and the peace & quiet. The walk along the side of the dam is relatively easy & at different points you'll have a view of a glass house mountain across...More

Thank Sharon Y
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Great for easy walking trails and easy access fishing platforms. Small kids park by the car park. Not many people about so great for peaceful bushwalking in beautiful surroundings by the dam. Dog friendly with dogs on leads.

Thank WG112
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We visit Ewen maddock dam fairly often and we really like it. There's a great kid friendly swimming spot with a 'beach' so the kids can play in the sand as well. There are picnic tables and bbqs although two were not working on our...More

1  Thank ejcs1987
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Ewan Maddock Dam is a great place to visit for a picnic, BBQ, spot of fishing (permits needed for over 18s), nice walking tracks, 21 kms of mountain bike trails, horse riding tracks, swimming (in summer), and a chance to enjoy the serenity and beautiful...More

Thank Ozjgirl
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Buffalo175
is there a camping spot there or near by
27 January 2017|
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Carol K
Can dogs swim in the dam.
24 January 2017|
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Response from 7276gb | Reviewed this property |
Seqwater's website says dogs must be on a leash.
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Carol K
Can dogs swim in the dam.
24 January 2017|
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Response from Kimbo L | Reviewed this property |
I'm thinking it's a yes. I don't know of any limits on swimming
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