Dumaresq Dam Reserve Redevelopment Project

The recreation area at Dumaresq Dam will receive a significant upgrade thanks to co-funded by the Australian and NSW Government's Bushfire Local Economic Recovery Fund.

Local contractor JNC Group Indigenous Contractors Pty Ltd has secured the contract for the $3.9 million upgrade with work expected to commence in February 2023.

The reserve will be closed to the public from Monday 30 January 2023 for approximately six months.

Upgrades include:

New contemporary amenities block
Picnic shelters and BBQ facilities
Bitumen internal roads and parking areas
Parking including long bay parking near the upgraded boat ramp
Camp site area/unpowered motorhome parking area X3
Landscaping and new pathways
New low beach wall along the dam foreshore
New jetty for easier access to recreational fishing and swimming
Interpretive signage along the popular walking track
Bird hide and additional boardwalks

Dumaresq Dam Reserve Redevelopment Project - Detailed designs (PDF 15.1MB)