Lake Toolondo

Updated as of 4:10 PM 09 January 2019

Toolondo Reservoir is an off-stream reservoir that is supplied from a very small catchment of its own via Mt Talbot Creek. Toolondo Reservoir also stores a large quantity of inaccessible water known as ‘dead water’. Its purpose, post construction of the Wimmera Mallee Pipeline, is for water supply via Taylors Lake. Toolondo Reservoir is reliant on transfers from Rocklands Reservoir and provides high recreational value.

General Information

​The lake is renowned as a trout fishing venue and is also popular with swimmers and water skiers.
There is a private caravan park at this lake.
Toilet facilities are available.
Dogs are not permitted at this lake.

Recreational Activities

​Swimming, water skiing and jet skis are permitted.
Shooting of ducks during duck season is permitted.
Camping is not permitted.

Current Operating Status

Current Level 157.570 m AHD
Current Volume 17,700 ML
Percent Full 35%
Current Inflows -500 ML/week
24 hour Rainfall 0 mmCummulative Inflows Graph
Current Releases 0 ML/day
Current Airspace 28,520 ML


  • Levels have fallen since last report.
  • Inflows to the reservoir have decreased since last report.
  • The reservoir is not currently spilling.


AHD = Australian Height Datum, expressed in metres above mean sea level
ML = Megalitres