CONNEAUT LAKE — New dock contracts and parking fees for Fireman's Beach were discussed at length during a special 90-minute work session of Conneaut Lake Borough Council.
The main purpose of the dam is to supply irrigation, stock and household needs in the Macquarie Valley, and environmental flows to the Macquarie Marshes. Burrendong Dam Fact Sheet (PDF, 335.18 KB) Lookout points Dam wall. Walk across the dam wall for views of the lake and basin. The rock embankment wall is 1.1 kilometres long and 78 metres high.