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A lovely place to be.

this is a very peaceful and wonderfully laid back camping area.It has toilets and hot showers and... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
barry f
Maryborough, Australia
Great spot

We enjoyed a beautiful and stunning sunset accompanied by drinks and snacks sitting on the banks of... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Orange, Australia
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“man made lake”(2 reviews)
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Gum Bend Rd, Condobolin, New South Wales 2877, Australia
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

this is a very peaceful and wonderfully laid back camping area.It has toilets and hot showers and iis only 5 mins from Condoblin .There isnlots of space for everyone so you are not sqeezed up on top of each other and all that is asked...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank barry f
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a beautiful and stunning sunset accompanied by drinks and snacks sitting on the banks of this lake. A relaxing means if unwinding after a day travelling.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank StephenMay054
Reviewed 26 May 2018

A wonderful big man made lake with the best facilities, BBQ's toilets showers, lunndry. Only 3 k's from town. Catch the yella belly and have a fresh feed of fish, or swim, or paddle or boat, it's all there. And, caravaning, camping is free with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Nodswollef
Reviewed 6 May 2018

For a donation, you can camp at this lovely lake just a few km out of Condobilin. There is plenty of room with shady trees and adequate amenities. Plenty of picnic tables and seats by the picturesque lake and the sun sets behind it. Lovely...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Scrumpti0us
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Whenever I'm in Condo I pop down to Gum Bend Lake for the view and sometimes stay for the sunset. It has become my "office" as the place to go for some quiet, with a takeaway lunch from town and a great place to unwind....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Deekayoz
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Free camping by a lake, so that will appeal to some. The lake looks nice but is small - powerboats have to go in a circle. Good for a picnic.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank mrdom
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We arrived just for a quick look on the way home and so glad we did! Beautiful still lake waters which stretch for several kms. There's an easy short walk along the lake edge which can cater for walkers, dogs and others. The free camping...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Jenafarious
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Was advised to take a short drive from Condobolin out here and am so glad we did. Packed a picnic lunch and took with us. Dont do free camping but if we did this would be a perfect spot very impressed

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank mega1959
Reviewed 19 November 2016

gun bend lake is 5 mins from town and a lovely spot for a picnic or spot of fishing.A car is needed to get there and the traveller will be rewarded a beautiful spot to relax .Camping is allowed

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We drove to the lake on day spent around the area and even on a cloudy/rainy day it all looked wonderful. Would now love to return to spend a couple of days here and also bring our kayak.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank the_stoddarts
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