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Things to Do Around Mookerawa Waters

28 Apr 2023
5 minutes

Mookerawa Waters is an ideal destination for nature lovers, adventure seekers and anyone looking to explore the beautiful outdoors. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just starting out in your outdoor activities, Mookerawa Waters is the perfect place for sharing timeless holiday experiences.

Here are some of the top things to do around Mookerawa Waters in NSW Central West.


Visit Mookerawa Dam

Pay Mookerawa Dam a visit and take a dip in the cool waters. Mookerawa Dam is known for its stunning scenery and its array of water-based activities, including swimming, kayaking, fishing and more. Take a few moments to admire the stunning views of the surrounding countryside in this secluded haven. Not only are the beautiful bush surrounds a memorable view in the day time, but you can also enjoy views of the exquisite star-filled sky at night.

Explore Wellington Caves

Just a 30-minute drive from Mookerawa Waters is Wellington Caves. A hidden gem within NSW (quite literally), Wellington Caves is a group of limestone caves with a fascinating history. Take a tour of the caves, soak in the exquisite natural surroundings and learn about their geology, the local flora and fauna, and the Aboriginal occupation that took place at this site thousands of years ago.


Fishing at Mookerawa Waters

Mookerawa Waters is a great spot for both recreational and professional fishing. The lake is stocked with a variety of fish, including Murray cod, bass, golden perch and silver perch, making it a great spot for anglers of all levels. There are also powered sites nearby if you need access to electricity.

Go Camping in Mookerawa Waters Holiday Park

Mookerawa Waters Holiday Park is a great place to stay whether you’re looking for a night’s break or an extended holiday. With on-site cabins, as well as camping and caravan sites available, there’s an accommodation option here for everyone! Enjoy the peaceful surroundings from your own private spot with beautiful views of Mookerawa Waters.

Visit Lake Burrendong State Park

Just 20 minutes away is Lake Burrendong State Park, a nature-lover’s paradise. Boasting scenic views, stunning waterfalls and plenty of wildlife, this park is the ideal spot to explore the outdoors. Take a stroll along the lake’s edge or go on an overnight hike – whatever you choose to do, you're sure to enjoy your time at Lake Burrendong State Park.

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Is there somewhere to stay in Mookerawa Waters?

Yes, you can stay at Reflections holiday parks nearby. The Mookerawa Waters Holiday Park is the perfect place around the area to stay. With caravan, powered and unpowered sites available, as well as cabins for those looking for a bit more luxury, you’ll find something here to suit your accommodation needs.

Are there any outdoor activities near Mookerawa Waters?

Yes, Mookerawa Waters is the ideal spot for outdoor activities. Enjoy swimming, kayaking, fishing and more at Mookerawa Dam or take a tour of the nearby Wellington Caves and enjoy their natural beauty. There’s something here for everyone of all age groups to enjoy.