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Rylstone Dam - Rylstone. NSW


Rylstone Dam is a picturesque lake made by the construction of a weir on the upper Cudgegong River. It is located north east of Rylstone.

Rylstone Dam Fact Box
Nearest Town Rylstone
River System Cudgegong River
Construction Date 1930
Surface Area 100 hectares
Greatest Depth 14 meters
Capacity 7 800 mega litres








General Bag & Size Limits apply. A NSW Fishing Licence is required.
Golden Perch, Murray Cod, Silver Perch, Eel-Tailed Catfish and Rainbow Trout and can be caught in Rylstone Dam.
Stocked Fish
Golden Perch, Murray Cod, Rainbow Trout & Silver Perch.

Boating is permitted on Dunns Swamp. Canoe / Kayak fishing is popular here.
A boat ramp is provided. Speed limit if four (4) knots applies.
There is a launching area near dam wall which is down a steep bank making more suited to canoes / kayaks than small tinnies.

Camping is permitted in designated areas only.
Hotel / Motel style accommodation is available in Rylstone and Kandos. See Accommodation page for details.

Toilets (disabled access), wood BBQs, non-potable drinking water, bins are walking trails are provided.

Related Links
Lake Burrendong Info
Lake Windamere Info
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