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Address: Mooloolah Connection Rd, Mooloolah Valley, Queensland, Australia

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Peaceful. No electric motor boats. Bliss.

If you want a place to go and just take in the peace and quiet, then this might be up your alley. Clean (away from the road though) green and totally serene. Do yourself a favour.

Reviewed 4 days ago
Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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49 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you want a place to go and just take in the peace and quiet, then this might be up your alley. Clean (away from the road though) green and totally serene. Do yourself a favour.

Thank AustraliaRealEstate
South Yorkshire, UK
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60 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Only thing that's missing is bizarrely enough a water fountain for drinking! Not particularly well signed off the road and not a lot of parking space but otherwise good with a walking trail, small beach, toilets, BBQ facilities and excellent swimming. The water's a strange colour but otherwise safe to swim in and as it's a reservoir, no tide. Surprised... More 

Thank 7276gb
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We love it here! Awesome place for young children to swim. The locals love it, well looked after and a great place to relax.

Thank Nic T
Sunshine Coast, Australia
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29 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Even though there were a heap of visitors to this wonderful place it was still peaceful. Great place for a barbie or picnic. A few sheltered tables and chairs. Lovely views of the dam and a great place to swim and paddle board excellent for the little ones. A beautiful walk through the trees and a beautiful gift of nature... More 

Thank s0nas2013
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33 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Perfect picnic and chill out zone. A natural space that makes having quiet home or a chat inevitable. Enjoy the beautiful natural gift

Thank Kimbo L
Golden Beach, Australia
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36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

A lovely, peaceful place suitable for bbqs, picnics, walking and kayaking. Still, non tidal water makes for easy paddling.

Thank schnoodles2015
Brisbane, Australia
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102 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Our 2nd visit for a day walk. Like last time enjoyed ourselves - the scenery and the peace & quiet. The walk along the side of the dam is relatively easy & at different points you'll have a view of a glass house mountain across the water. As others have mentioned this place has picnic tables under shelter sheds &... More 

Thank Sharon Y
Brisbane, Australia
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Great for easy walking trails and easy access fishing platforms. Small kids park by the car park. Not many people about so great for peaceful bushwalking in beautiful surroundings by the dam. Dog friendly with dogs on leads.

Thank WG112
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We visit Ewen maddock dam fairly often and we really like it. There's a great kid friendly swimming spot with a 'beach' so the kids can play in the sand as well. There are picnic tables and bbqs although two were not working on our last visit. There are also nice walking trails which are also kid friendly and a... More 

1 Thank ejcs1987
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Ewan Maddock Dam is a great place to visit for a picnic, BBQ, spot of fishing (permits needed for over 18s), nice walking tracks, 21 kms of mountain bike trails, horse riding tracks, swimming (in summer), and a chance to enjoy the serenity and beautiful outlooks.

Thank Ozjgirl

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