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Danjera Dam Recreation Area at Yalwal is a popular recreation area, located around 30km west of Nowra. Danjera Dam is an isolated location surrounded by native bushland and access is via a single dirt road. The dam’s waters cover an old gold mining town called Yalwal.
Upgrade works are being carried out at Danjera Dam recreation area between 3 October 2023 and March 2024. The access road is now closed.Council will work with the contractor to review the possibility of allowing day visits over the Christmas holiday period (subject to site condition and work progress). An update will be provided in early December. See below for map of closures.
4 October 2023Access to Danjera Dam temporarily closed for public access from 3 October 2023.Council will review potential for access in the Christmas holiday period and will update this page in early December 2023.
Shoalhaven City Council is improving the recreational use of Danjera Dam.
The project will be executed in stages, with Stage 1 to be completed by March 2024.
See below for site map of the temporary closures.
The general scope of works includes, but is not limited to the following items:
Please note: Works highlighted within the red lines are excluded from Stage 1 works.
If you have any questions about the above works, please contact Project Manager Robert Greig via email at email@example.com.
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