Glenlyon Dam Tourist Park is located 97km west of Stanthorpe in QLD. With stunning views and surrounded by wildlife this is the ideal destination to relax and unwind.

Glenlyon Dam Tourist Park has become a fishing haven for keen anglers.

With unpowered & powered sites looking over the dam and rolling hills. Air-conditioned cabins (not self-contained) 4-5 people. It’s necessary to bring your own sheets, pillows, blankets and a basket of plates and cutlery. Cabins sleep five with handy external power points for extra fridges and the like. Outside of each cabin is a picnic table and BBQ area. . Glenlyon Dam Tourist Park has it all to make your stay a memorable one

Bookings are essential for the fishing season. So make sure to call us on 02 6737 5266 to secure a booking at Glenlyon Dam Tourist Park “A great place to fish!”

No domestic pets or Generators*

Q Our Cabins

We have 14 cabins on site all air conditioned, and fully equipped to ensure your stay is as comfortable as a possible.

Whilst not all our cabins are self contained we do have a very well maintained and modern amenity block.

If unavailable please remember we also have powered and un powered camping sites over looking the beautiful park land and Dam.

Q About the Park

Keen anglers Husband & wife Brian & Debbie Dare run this family owned and operated park. Established for over 26 years the Glenlyon Dam Tourist Park has become a home away from home for anglers and families from all over. In the kiosk Debbie provides a selection of lures and spinner baits for sale with dam track records.

Brian Dare has all the spots and techniques to get you a fish. Come see him at the kiosk for advice on all that’s swimming in the dam & surrounding rivers.

Call Brian & Debbie today to secure a booking at Glenlyon Dam Tourist Park “ A great place to fish!”

Q About the Dam

Glenlyon Dam is situated at the western edge of the Granite Belt (97km west of Stanthorpe & 67km from Tenterfield).

Glenlyon Dam is a moderate sized lake of 1800 ha holding 254 000 ML of water at an average depth of 4.3m.

Dam level is variable as water is used for irrigation and recreational purposes. Irrigational season is between Oct through to March.

All fishing at Glenlyon dam is recreational, and the main species are yellowbelly and Murray cod, with plenty of silver perch and catfish sharing the water. Fishing is done using both bait and lures , and brings the parks customers from near and far to hook a catch.

3 Reviews for Glenlyon Dam Tourist Park


1 Reviews


4/ 5

Stayed there before the staff were friendly got good facilities and the fish were great.4/5 for all round stay.

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Love it !!

4/ 5

We have been going to Glen Lyon Dam for Easter for over 20 years with family members, first year we camped but have had a cabin ever since , great place for a relaxing few days , cabins well cared for , amenities very clean , shop well stocked , what more could you ask for? is a fishermans / womans paradise . Management very helpful & friendly , the wildlife is a bit too friendly at times but !! this is Australia , enjoy it !!. Looking forward to this easter , each year more of our family come , great few days , thank you Brian & Debbie .

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Needs a lot of work done to park

1/ 5

Not worth rating. Rude people. Will never go back. The management need changing and there shld be a proper entrance and designated areas.

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