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Huge freshwater lake you can swim in!

Huge freshwater lake with white sand, truly beautiful. Not much sand though so id say get in early... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Adelaide, Australia
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Clean and clear but small

Brown Lake definitely says it all. The lake is quite small and the water is brown but surprisingly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brisbane, Australia
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Redland City, North Stradbroke Island, Queensland 4183, Australia
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All reviews picnic tables plenty of parking perfect spot great place to swim nice beach shallow water easy access early morning playground goanna bbq tadpoles colour spots straddie sand wood
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Huge freshwater lake with white sand, truly beautiful. Not much sand though so id say get in early to get a spot. No lifesavers patrolling this lake though so be careful. Would be beautiful to camp at. The scenery was amazing!

Thank Teegs30
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brown Lake definitely says it all. The lake is quite small and the water is brown but surprisingly clean. Great place to spend the day with the family while enjoying the water. Only down sides where the BBQs and the dirt track road to get...More

Thank reviews6169
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We got there on high recommendation with not a whale to be seen...we were also warned about brown snakes but thankfully did not see any. However be warned about walking around the lake... technically you can’t unless you are happy to divert via the golf...More

Thank Dodge S
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

You don't need a 4 wheel drive to get to enjoy this wonderful place Take a picnic and relax. The water is clear and still. Ideally for young children. The bird life is amazing.

Thank liz255068
Reviewed 2 July 2018

fresh waters, shallow and inviting, even in winter. quiet and serene, long walks through gorgeous bush and white sand. cheeky crows make it memorable.

Thank teregw
Reviewed 3 June 2018

The whitest sand anywhere in the world. Great place for a gentle swim with no pounding surf. So peaceful and relaxing. BBQ to cook lunch on.

1  Thank waltzinn2016
Reviewed 22 May 2018

What a stunning place to visit. Very quiet when we were there. Lovely and calm. Great place for a picnic

Thank LynneK258
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Brown Lake is easily accessible by car - the dirt road at the end is well graded but dusty. There is plenty of parking and toilets (long drop eco toilets) are clean and acceptable though not luxurious. There is a playground , picnic tables and...More

2  Thank androidjohn2013
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

If visiting NStradbrook & u have a car yes worth doing:) but not alot more to offer than a couple of sandy beaches & fresh water: i strolled around about half the lake as that us all the access i could get then took s...More

Thank Restless59
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We found this lovely place in behind Dunwich and it was easy to get to without a four wheel drive vehicle. Lovely sandy beach and picnic area and good parking. Swimming for all capabilities.

1  Thank MopsBerry
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