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Moorabbee Foreshore Reserve

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Moorabbee Foreshore Road, Knowsley VIC 3523

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  • Boat ramp
  • Free electric barbecues
  • Picnic Tables
  • Toilets
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Birdwatching
  • Dogs allowed. Must be on leash, not allowed in the water
This well equipped visitors area is located on the shore of Lake Eppalock, accessed via Moorabbee Foreshore Road. 

The Moorabbee Foreshore Reserve is located just down the road from the beautiful Moorabbee Bluff and a fascinating Lone Grave.

Lake Eppalock is a vast reservoir constructed on the Campaspe River in the 1960s and is a popular destination for boating, water sport, fishing, swimming, bushwalking, barbecues and picnics.

Visitor facilities at Moorabbee Foreshore Reserve

Three electric barbecues are accompanied by picnic tables in a grassy area alongside the carpark. Continue beyond the picnic area for access to the lake shore as well as a boat ramp. A toilet block is located right next to the carpark.

Fishing at Moorabbee Foreshore Reserve

Lake Eppalock boasts a healthy supply of Golden Perch, Red Fin, Trout and Murray Cod. Red Fin is typically found in the Derrinal and Kimbolton pools (in the north sections of the lake) and Murray Cod and Golden Perch is typically found in the mouths of the Coliban and Campaspe Rivers. (source

More to explore around Lake Eppalock

There are lots of fantastic visitor facilities at various locations around Lake Eppalock including multiple picnic areas with electric barbecues, four public boat ramps, several public toilet blocks, and a kiosk. 

Camping facilities are provided in multiple caravan parks around the reservoir. Please note that free camping is not permitted around the reservoir. 


  • There are hundreds of fantastic barbecue areas throughout the Victorian Goldfields. Some are in parks/playgrounds, others are scattered throughout the bush. Many barbecue areas are located alongside amazing attractions and walks, so go out for a barbecue and get exploring!
  • There are heaps of fantastic swimming spots throughout the Victorian Goldfields, including the Loddon River, Cairn Curran Reservoir, Laanecoorie, Turpins Falls, and many more!


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