Chinchilla Weir

National Parks and Reserves

Chinchilla Weir is a concrete-faced earth-fill structure 8 km south of Chinchilla and is known for the unique curved design of its wall. Located on the Condamine River, 10 km south of Chinchilla, the weir is a popular freshwater playground for both locals and visitors with waterskiing, canoeing, swimming and fishing (please note a fishing permit is required). A shady, relaxing place where you can photograph a spectacular Western Downs sunset over the water and also known as a top-rated bird-watching spot.

Donations for camping are accepted at the Chinchilla Visitor Information Centre. Great facilities and camp kitchen provided however it is advised to bring your own drinking water. Some power and barbecues are available. The area is pet friendly so you are welcome to bring your fur babies along with you.

Camping is available (two nights maximum) with recently upgraded toilets, limited powered sites, barbecue and picnic facilities.

Visitors are welcome to enjoy this fabulous facility for day trips or overnight camping.

Facilities

Barbeque Boating Facilities Caravan / Camper Trailer / Campervan Sites / Campsites Family Friendly Picnic Area Public Toilet Showers

Membership

Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation

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