Lake Jindabyne, Jindabyne

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An elegant body of water surrounded by rolling hills, sparse forests, and lush pastoral land, Lake Jindabyne boasts a picturesque, unthreatening setting amid the Snowy Mountains. A by-product of the Jindabyne Dam, the lake was created in 1967 to encourage the spread of farming in the region. The lake enjoys popularity as a destination for sailing and fishing. Make Lake Jindabyne a part of your Jindabyne vacation plans using our Jindabyne tour itinerary tool .
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  • We wanted to walk across the dam wall and had to park a lot further away than I would've liked. We used the mountain bike tracks to get there which wound their way through the bushland instead of goin...  more »
  • Loved staying in Jindy and spending time around the lake. Great parks and playgrounds surrounding the lake. Enjoyed seeing water sports on the lake. Highly recommend !!  more »
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  • Beautiful lake. So relaxing and serene. We were so lucky to catch a full rainbow 🌈 Pity there were no pots of gold 😉
  • Lake Jindabyne is a man made lake on the way to the snowfields from Sydney and Canberra. This lake attracts many tourists. A great trout fishing area. It offers picturesque views of the mountains in winter from the lakes edge particularly on the side where Kalkite is located. Aurora Australis has been spotted from this location and provides a great spot for Astrophotography.

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