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Lake Julius - 100Km North of Mt Isa. Qld

Lake Julius was built in 1976 for irrigation and town water storage just below the junction of the Leichardt River and Paroo Creek.
It has a full supply capacity of 127 000 mega litres, a surface area of 1420 hectares at an average depth of 8.9 meters.

Fish present
Barramundi, Saratoga, Sooty Grunter, Archerfish, Alligator Gar (Long Tom), Sleepy Cod, Strpied Sleepy Cod and Fork-Tailed Catfish.

Stocked Fish
Barramundi and Northen Saratoga. Sooty Grunter have a self sustaining population in Lake Julius.

Fishing Guide - None

Open to all forms of boating, no restrictions apply.
A concrete boat ramp is provided.

Camping is permitted below the dam wall at Lake Julius.

Accomodation is provided in Mt Isa, see Accomodation page for details.

Local Fish Restocking Group.
Mount Isa Fish Stocking Group

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East Leichardt Dam / Lake Mary Kathleen - Mt Isa
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Moondarra Dam - Mt Isa

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