Hughenden Recreational Lake

Natural Attractions

The Hughenden Recreational Lake was constructed in 2019 and jointly funded by the Australian Government under the Building Better Regions Fund and Flinders Shire Council.

The Hughenden Recreational Lake is a multiple-use lake shared by boaters, water skiers, kayakers, rowers and swimmers. We welcome all visitors to the Flinders Shire region and encourage you to enjoy the facilities and your time on the water.

At the Hughenden Recreational Lake you can enjoy:
– Picnicking and barbecues
– Swimming
– Boating and water-skiing
– Non-motorised watercraft activities (Canoeing, kayaking and rowing)
– Fishing
– Shaded playground


Barbeque Boating Facilities Carpark Coach Parking Family Friendly Lawn / Gardens Pet Friendly Picnic Area Public Toilet

Disabled Assistance

Wheelchair access


Queensland Tourism Industry Council Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Visitor Information Centre


Free Entry

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