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Lake Somerset re-opened to all water-based activities

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Last Updated: Friday, May 20, 2022 - 16:14

The Spit at Somerset Dam is a popular recreation spot for on-water activities during the summer.jpg

Lake Somerset (including The Spit, Somerset Park, Kirkleagh and Westvale Road) has been re-opened for all water-based activities including swimming, skiing, boating, fishing and paddling.

Thank you for your patience during this closure. 

Visitors are reminded to please play it safe and exercise caution when in (or on) the water, as conditions may have changed as a result of recent inflows. Only swim in designated areas, and when on board a vessel, always wear your lifejacket - it can save your life.