Surface Area: 8900 Hectares
Capacity: 1 188 000 ML
Construction Date: 1967
River System: Macquarie River
Maximum Water Depth: 50 meters
Average Water Depth: 45 meters
Murray Cod, Golden Perch, Silver Perch, Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Eel-Tailed Catfish and Carp.
Murray Cod, Golden Perch and Silver Perch
There are no boating restrictions Lake Burrendong.
Public boat ramps provided.
Camping permitted at Burrendong State Park & Mookerawa Waters State Park.
Bush camping is possible around much of the lake forshore with some good camping sites on the Macquarie & Cudgegond River arms. Hotel / Motel Accomodation available at Wellington (30km) and Mumbil. See Accommodation page for details