Around 45 minutes drive from Toowoomba on the Darling Downs, Perseverence is an area east of Crows Nest and Pechey, where you can enjoy a barbecue picnic by Perseverence Dam.
Opposite Perseverence Lodge is a public park with barbecue facilities and playground equipment. At the Dam itself the picnic grounds is a lovely spot to stop to admire the tranquil waters and the dramatic drop from the roadway across the dam wall.
Lake Perseverance is only available for canoeing and water skiing for the Perseverance Aquatic Club and for those participating in organised activities conducted by the Queensland Government Department of National Parks, Recreation, Sport and Racing.
The Lake Perseverance Active Recreation Centre, which is operated by the Queensland State Government, is located near the lake and serves as an excellent accommodation base for those participating in organised activities and for general outdoor education opportunities. The Centre is the ideal location for school and community group camps.
Perseverance is a small Queensland Rural Location within the local government area of Toowoomba, it is located approximately 92kms from the capital Brisbane covering an area of 11.516 square kilometres. Perseverance has a recorded population of 62 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Standard Time zone Australia/Brisbane.
If you are planning a visit to Perseverance we’ve put together some of the things nearby that you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Perseverance and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.