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Tinaroo Lake/Dam & Lookout Centre

Tinaroo Lockout centre:

  • Location: Tinaroo is a little township located near the Tinaroo Dam Wall.

  • Facilities: Toilets, shelter, timber BBQ, information boards, brochures on Danbulla Forest Drive and camping areas. Fire wood is also for sale.

Tinaroo Lake/Dam:


  • The dam was constructed as a water reservoir for irrigation purposes for the Mareeba/Dimbulah area. It was also used for recreational purposes.

  • In 1959 the dam flooded and the town of Kalura, close to Yungaburra was under water.

General Information:

  • Location: From Tolga, Atherton or Yungaburra via Kairi to Tinaroo, or from Gilles Highway via Danbulla Forest Drive.

  • Facilities: Café Pensini's, located at the dam lookout offers lunches, light snacks, morning and afternoon teas. 
    There are picnic and barbeque areas around the lake and boat ramps for your convenience.

  • Activities: Water-skiing, jet skiing, sailing, canoeing, fishing, bird watching and swimming.

  • Fish caught in the dam include:
    Barramundi, Eeltailed Catfish, Sooty Grunter, Sleepy Cod, Mouth Almighty, Archer Fish, Spangled Perch, Long Tom and Red Claw Crayfish.


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P.O. Box 115, Yungaburra, Tropical North Queensland, Australia 4884
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