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Not much in the way of facilities but I guess some people like it that way. Nice lake and plenty of... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2018
Oscarsmith7
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Brisbane, Australia
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Nice place for a picnic or morning tea.

While staying in Warwick. we checked out the surrounding area and had a sausage sizzle lunch at... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
gailandsandy
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Brisbane Region, Australia
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Not much in the way of facilities but I guess some people like it that way. Nice lake and plenty of space.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Oscarsmith7
Reviewed 7 September 2018

While staying in Warwick. we checked out the surrounding area and had a sausage sizzle lunch at Leslie Dam. Good views and plenty of shade to accomodate sightseers.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank gailandsandy
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We went there to have a picnic. Its a nice spot very peaceful natural spot.There is toilets and tables and their are bbqs but the bbqs are in poor condition so bring your own ready to eat food. Just near the dam is the lake...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dionisia D
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

On a lovely sunny morning with local friends we visited this dam. It has a couple of interesting and unusual rock carvings and you can walk along the top of the spillway. Also there is an old pub very near for a cool drink. A...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Gary W
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We drove out to Leslie Dam on a recent visit to Warwick. We drove down to the waters edge and along the side of the dam. The water was very low but the area is beautiful and wild. The actual dam picnic area is great...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Kim R
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Dam water smelt gassy. It was not somewhere to enjoy a fresh air picnic. We did not find a clean or mown area beside or in view of the water. However, the scenic view was nice enough for photos. Limited facilities.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Junabeez W
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Leslie Dam is suitable for boating and fishing. It's possible to walk part way along the top of the wall and watch turtles lazing about in the water below. It is a great picnic spot with lovely vistas of the downs. There are numerous boulders...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Jan S
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Large dam good for fishing and water sports but unfortunately getting rather low currently. One of the locals said it was well under 30% full - needs a lot of rain to fill it

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Ross H
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Venue offers different areas for family to spread out. Grass can be full of burs so careful in summer if visiting. Water views are lovely as are the stone carvings. Toilets are clean and usable. Area can be a challenge to wheelies.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Woolmark
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Potentially a great spot, if it was looked after better. Some parts are littered with rubbish around the edge of the lake; a lot of that fishing line, bottles and the such, left behind by anglers. Local people do not take care of it as...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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