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Lake Eacham Crater Lakes National Park

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Lake Eacham, Queensland, Australia
+61 1300 366 361
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All reviews walking track great place to swim lots of picnic tables the water is crystal clear bbq facilities atherton tablelands refreshing swim swimming hole change rooms fish lovely spot great walk tea house wonderful lake curtain fig tree viewing platform well worth the visit
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dropped in here for a picnic lunch. There were plenty of tables, all looking quite new. Most were overlooking the gorgeous green waters of the lake. Many people were swimming and the water looked very inviting. We'll certainly go again and have a dip...More

Thank Aussie076
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful, clean, clear water that is great for swimming & diving. The resident croc isn't a danger! The f Public facilities are well maintained & clean. Great spot for a picnic & swim.

Thank cullenjazmin
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I last visited this region as a 13 year old, now 69yo. My memory was rebooted as to what a tropical paradise these lakes are. I hope I get the chance to return to the Atherton Tablelands again soon.

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed visiting the lake and having a local lunch at the picnic tables. The water is so blue! It was pretty cold but with water that blue, who wouldn't want to have a quick refreshing jump in?! A must see, even if don't want...More

Thank Carri-Anne L
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped in at lunch time, lots of people but still enjoyable nonetheless! Weather was lovely and water temperature was 👌🏽Would be good of they added a rope swing on a tree 🌲

Thank declan j
Reviewed 15 July 2018

What a gem this was, we just saw the signpost and drove up to see what was there, and we couldn't believe how beautiful it was. The rainforest with the beautiful blue/green water looked picture perfect. The boardwalk was lovely, and there is a 3km...More

Thank alison2204
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Lake Eacham and the nearby Lake Barrine, were formed approximately 12,000-15,000 years ago when magma from deep beneath the surface rose and super-heated the water table. Under enormous pressure the resultant steam was trapped underground until huge gas explosions spewed water, steam and debris high...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018

One of my favourite lakes and parks in Australia, so beautiful, so peaceful and relaxing. Although it was a cold winter day, the water was actually ok for swimming, more perception than reality. Lots of animal and birdlife around, be careful and don't speed as...More

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We visited Lake Eacham early in the morning. Lots of animal and birdlife around. Returned in the evening to watch a beautiful sunset over the lake. Great area for picnics, walking and relaxing.

Thank Rh0nda58
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Easy to find, good road, one of the most picturesque lakes I have ever seen in my life. Plus it was a totally calm morning so the water was an absolute mirror. Great place to have a swim. Only prob was it was 10am in...More

Thank Hart D
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